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Status: RE: The Year of the Backhoe Continues...

  • From: Bownes, Robert M. (EXCH)
  • Date: Mon Dec 01 13:47:24 1997

Wiltel's cable was cut by a front-loader that was in a disposal yard
digging outside of their right-of-way (where they should not have been

Wiltel is currently locating their hand-holes.  They are stretching out
a temporary patch cable using 3M mechanical splices to attempt temporary

No ETR at this time.

>From: 	Nathan Stratton[SMTP:[email protected]]
>Sent: 	Monday, December 01, 1997 11:52 AM
>To: 	Bownes, Robert M. (EXCH)
>Cc: 	'[email protected]'
>Subject: 	Re: The Year of the Backhoe Continues...
>On Mon, 1 Dec 1997, Bownes, Robert M. (EXCH) wrote:
>> Just got a note from our NOC...
>> >
>> >Worldcom fiber failure in Dover FL....techs enroute....	
>> >
>> >249 ds-3's down....ETA for Worldcom tech 10-15 mins
>> >
>> no ETR
>Is this due to the "fiber upgrade"?