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Tampnet operates the largest offshore high capacity communication network in the world, serving more than 100 Oil & Gas Platforms, FPSOs and Exploration Rigs.

Pioneering the industry, Tampnet has developed a high capacity, resilient and low latency communication network of fiber backbone cables and radio links, serving both the Norwegian and the UK sector. Our goal is to become the preferred offshore network provider, and we are constantly expanding the infrastructure and improving the capacity.


Subsea Cable Asset Name:Tampnet
Cable Type:Telecoms Fiber Optic
Status of the Cable:Active
Location:North Sea
Landing Point of Export Cable:Lowestoft UK, Kaarstoe & Kollsnes, Norway
Installation Date:Original installation 1999, Extended over the past years
Approximate Total Cable Length (KM):1450 (Both UK and Norwegian sector
Burial Status Upon Installation: Target dept 1m. UK waters changing from 0 to 1,5 m due to moving sand waves]
Emergency Contact+47 815 21 500; noc@tampnet.com