AFL completed a complex and time-critical fibre optic installation project for a major power network situated in the Andes Mountains in Central Peru. Given the remote location of the installation site and the pending winter months, AFL’s SkyWrap fibre optic cable solution was the ideal alternative for a quick and reliable communications installation.
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