Mining

03Dec 2015

While it is a vital piece of infrastructure, a Cable Landing Station is usually nothing more than an uninspiring big, grey box. But all that has changed at Port Hedland with students from two local primary schools – Port Hedland Primary and St Cecilia Primary School – adding their artistic inspiration to Nextgen’s Cable Landing […]

11Nov 2015

November 11, 2015 Nextgen Group today announced it had signed an MOU for a $US120M 50/50 joint venture with Australian network provider, Vocus, to construct and operate a high-quality, high-speed submarine cable between Perth and Singapore. The 4,600km Australia Singapore Cable (ASC) would directly connect Australia to Singapore via Indonesia, providing the first 100Gbit/s high-speed […]

02Jul 2015

  “It would be fair to say that Nextgen played a pivotal role in getting our port operations up and functional, which was extremely important to Roy Hill” Ron Conley, IT Project Manager, Roy Hill   Connecting for future growth – An Industry in Transformation Challenged balance sheets, increasing market tension and discounted margins are […]

05May 2015

Nextgen Networks announced today it had signed a new data connection deal with the Roy Hill Project in the Pilbara. The new deal will see Nextgen supply Roy Hill with high-speed data connectivity between their communications systems in Port Hedland and their Remote Operations Centre in Perth. Nextgen CEO David Yuile said it was particularly […]

09Apr 2015

The Board of Nextgen Group today announced that David Yuile, the former CEO of AAPT, has been appointed Group CEO, effective immediately. Yuile left AAPT in February 2014 after Telecom NZ sold the company to TPG and, since November 2014, has been Managing Director of Nextgen Networks, the largest business in the Nextgen Group. He […]

11Dec 2014

Months of underwater surveys mapping the topography of the ocean floor are now completed and cable manufacturing work will start next week in France on Australia’s largest domestic subsea network. Owned and operated by the Nextgen Group, the globally significant subsea optical fibre cable system will deliver state-of-the-art high-speed data communications services to the oil […]