[LINK] Does the NBN need overhead cabling? [Was: Aerial vs underground Cabling]
david.boxall at hunterlink.net.au
Mon Mar 14 16:08:07 AEDT 2011
On 11/03/2011 1:34 PM, Ross Kelso wrote:
> ... the then marginal seat of Herbert was blessed
> with rapid roll-out of aerial fibre in Mundingburra (Townsville) ...
> AND then along came cyclone Yasi, blowing over the electricity poles!
Evidently, overhead fibre is more likely to fail than underground
copper. Where NBNCo fails to provide underground fibre, should NBNCo -
and any buyer of NBNCo - (not Telstra or the government) be required to
maintain the (more reliable) underground copper?
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