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Great things are happening at Hengtong Marine Cable Systems.  

The company has invested in a new submarine cable factory on the same site as their existing High Voltage Submarine Cable Factory and Port Facility in Changshu, China.  The new factory has been specifically laid out and equipped to manufacture Repeatered & Un-repeatered submarine cable systems, subsea umbilical cables, scientific and subsea observation systems cables.

Hengtong Marine was awarded the Avassa cable supply contract.  The 265 km cable system manufacture, system integration, FAT and delivery was completed according to specification, client requirements and with on time delivery.

Mr Randy Xu, Hengtong Marine General Manager stated, “This is a great achievement for Hengtong Marine, our team has been working on the new factory with the key requirements to manufacture products of the highest quality and technical performance in the industry.  We are honoured by the confidence placed in us with the award of the Avassa cable system manufacture, our ability to deliver and to contribute to the success of this project.”

Hengtong Marine Offshore Engineering Services were present during the marine cable deployment and shore end landings which were completed without incident.

Some Key Factory Information

Covered Covered Factory Area 20,000m2

Site Area28,000 m2

Annual manufacturing capacity (2016) 14,000km

System Assembly & Integration Area

Cable Testing and Qualification Facility

Twin Line Cable Loading direct from Integration Area to Port

Private Deep Water Port (375m quayside available, 12.5m water depth)