The article describes the cable ship TELIRI which was built by Fincantieri in Italy. The vessel is equipped with three tanks to stow the submarine cables, for a loading volume of about 2,000 cubic metres which can ensure the loading and the laying of more than 2,500 Km of L.W. optical cable. The vessel will be operational in February 1996.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Tecnologie & Trasporti per il Mare, v 26 n 11, Dec 1995, p 12 [3 p, 4 fig]
  • Authors:
    • Bragone, B
  • Publication Date: 1995


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Subject/Index Terms

  • Uncontrolled Terms: Cable ships
  • Old TRIS Terms: Teliri
  • Subject Areas: Marine Transportation;

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00718844
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: British Maritime Technology
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Mar 27 1996 12:00AM