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2008-06-07 03:00:06

By Zhong, Qian Development of OADM Trunk-and-Branch Suite of Undersea Hardware Leads Communication Systems into the Future Although undersea telecommunications is a mature industry that routinely installs and maintains transoceanic fiber optic cables capable of providing reliable performance for more than a quarter of a century, the demand for offshore technology continues to grow. Oil and gas companies are looking to deploy larger, more dependable subsea systems that are cost effective...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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