Originally published on Data Center POST

Bass Strait is a complex body of water with highly variable and frequently difficult sea conditions related to the metocean characteristics of the region. Basslink’s Inteconnector connects the Tasmanian high voltage transmission network at George Town substation with the Victorian high voltage transmission network at Loy Yang substation and includes fibre optic assets which carry high speed telecommunication traffic. With the hope that no call needs to be made, Basslink created a partnership with Red Penguin Marine to provide offshore repair management services. 

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