ADSS Advantages Over Strand and Lash Fiber Cables in Aerial Electric Utility Applications
This paper will further explore some of the advantages of using ADSS cable as opposed to a strand and lash fiber cable for aerial electric utility applications.
AFL All-Dielectric self-supporting cable (ADSS)
Adam Harrison, Application Engineer, talks about our all-dielectric self-supporting cable (ADSS). Discussed in the video are ADSS' advantages over other aerial fiber optic cables and the two ADSS desi
AFL Optical Ground Wire (OPGW)
Video on AFL's optical ground wire (OPGW) applications and what type might be best for your project.
Leveraging ADSS Cable Technology in Utility FTTx Networks
Alternate cable stub options and how they could be used to lower overall FTTx deployment costs to provide rural Americans with access to reliable, high-bandwidth internet.
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Optical Fiber and the Future Electric Utility
This white paper explores the options electric utilities have to bring fiber deeper into their networks and AFL's FOLLOW THE POWER™ approach.
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Installing OPGW - Quick Reference Guide
AFL provides this Quick Reference Guide to provide highlights of OPGW installation instructions needed in the field.
INTERACTIVE FTTX MAP FOR UTILITIESView Map
Installing ADSS - Quick Reference Guide
This Quick Reference Guide is intended to provide highlights of ADSS installation instructions needed in the field.
OSP Microtechnology Reference Guide
Microtechonology Reference Guide for AFL OSP MicroCore® and DURA-LINE MicroDucts
AFL in 60 Seconds
At AFL, We Connect™. In this short 60 second video we provide a high level overview of what AFL does and how we affect consumer’s lives on a daily basis. Learn more at http://www.AFLglobal.com/60
RTE Network Infrastructure
Fibre optic telecommunications and digital technology is used by power utility companies for monitoring and securing the power network to guarantee consistency in electricity transmission provision.
Fiber Optic Cable Deployment in Transmission Environments Greater Than 69kV
Deployment options for fiber optics in high voltage transmission environments, greater than 69kV, including Optical Groundwire, Tracking Resistant, All-Dielectric Self Supporting cable and Skywrap.
Suez Canal Electricity Transmission Crossing
AFL provides Egyptian Electricity Transmission Company with cost effective repair using its' Skywrap installation system without having to replace the OPGW cable itself.
AFL Showcasing Swage Grounding, Bus and Compression at ICUEE
AFL is exhibiting at ICUEE in Louisville, KY, October 3-5, booth #2654 with its newest product solutions including Swage Grounding, Swage Bus and Compression accessories.
Compression joint installed on CTC composite core conductors
Compression joint installed on CTC composite core conductors. Learn more AFL's ACCC HiTemp Compression Two Die System: http://bit.ly/2BhYP9Q
Proper Orientation for Stockbridge Dampers
AFL's Steven Kranz, PE, provides Stockbridge Damper orientation instructions.
AFL OPGW (Optical Ground Wire) Installation
Video that shows AFL OPGW installation. This type of cable can be installed using typical conductor and shield wire stringing methods.
Webinar - From Theory to Troubleshooting: Fiber 101
Integrated Solutions for the Energy Market webinar recording - Light Brigade's Steve Wolszczak provides an overview, "From Theory to Troubleshooting: Fiber 101.
Alumoweld® Cable Benefits Brochure
Alumoweld®'s high strength, excellent conductivity, superior corrosion resistance and compatibility with solid aluminum wire makes AFL’s aluminum clad steel products highly desirable.
OPGW and OHGW Bonding Assembly Selection
Selecting the best bonding assembly configuration is dependent on proximity from the termination or suspension hardware to the support structure, terrain and wind conditions and tower hardware.
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AFL Expands Substation Portfolio with New Swage360™ Split Elbow
AFL introduces the new Swage360™ Split Elbow for substation grounding applications.