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Fibre Installation Network Evaluation Site OPEN for Business...FINES

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This month OPT opened the doors ‘or the lid’ to its Fibre Installation Network Evaluation Site (FINES) near Martlesham Heath, Ipswich. In the UK telecoms and network provider world, most optical fibre cable is installed in underground duct network using industry standard blown cable installation technique. This technique installs a cable into a subduct which in turn is installed in the main duct network. This cable installation uses compressed air and mechanical equipment to pull the cable off the cable drum and into the pressurised subduct with distances of 2km and more achieved. Optical fibre cable installed in the predominately...

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OPT Services gets their Green Mark

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OPT Services LTD are delighted that we have received a Green Mark Level 1 accreditation! Green Mark provides an internationally recognized environmental certification for companies that want to assure their clients and employees that they are conducting business to recognized environmental standards. Through the online portal, we submitted information about the business, answered questions and provided supporting evidence, the answers were then reviewed by an auditor and we were awarded a Green Mark Level 1! Through the process Green Mark helped us create a framework to make sure we have the correct tools to monitor and reduce our emissions going...

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Price reductions - 7mm Fibre Optic Dead End Clamps

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We have recently reviewed our pricing for the 7mm Clamps. As of 1st July the pricing is now £28.00 for a pack of 10. This is a significant price drop which we can pass on to our customers through purchasing larger quantities from our supplier this has enabled us to adjust pricing on this product more suitable to the current market. The 7mm spiral clamps are designed for cables or tube in the range of 6.8 - 7.2mm diameters and are specified for a maximum permissible cable tension of 13kN and spans up to 100m. Please see datasheet. Please contact...

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OPT Services joins Made in Britain

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OPT services is proud to obtain the Made in Britain mark and will be using the Made in Britain mark on our own brand fibre optic cable preparation tools and in future on our new range of 3D printed tools and optical plant.

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A Year in 25...

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It has been a year since we moved from our old warehouse in ‘normal 2019’ into our larger facility and how quickly its gone. Let me take you back to when we realised we needed to move and the reasons behind it. Back in early 2019 it became obvious that we needed to move, we had simply outgrown our previous warehouse with nearly as many pallets on the floor as on the racks and it was bursting at the seams

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