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Optic Fiber

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Introducing a New Era of Broadband in Uganda

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Super Large Transmission Capacity

The network supports 80/96*10G/40G and 80*100G large capacity transmission, completely meeting the clients’ needs for transparent transmission, flexible scheduling, aggregation processing of large-granularity data services and service management monitoring.

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Powerful Service Access Capability

All kinds of interfaces can be offered to connect with clients’ equipments, such as E1, STM-1/4/16/64, FE, GE and 10GE and so on, which provides maximum flexibility for clients to rent as much bandwidth as they want.

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High Reliability Mechanism

The network is deployed with complete network-level protection and equipment-level protection, providing high Quality of Services for clients according to the SLA.

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ZERO Initial Cost, Low Maintenance Requirement

With the powerful service access capability, there is no need for clients to put their own equipment at UETCL’s machine room, which decommissions the equipment installation and lowers the requirement for equipment maintenance.

The Fiber Standard and Optical Distances Covered

  Fiber type and installation method  Optical length (km) Standard / Number of cores Remark
1 SkyWrap _ aerial
Mutundwe – Lugogo SCC                            14.0 ITU-TG.652 / 24 In Service
Lugogo SCC– Jinja (Nalubaale, Owen Falls Dam)                            73.0 ITU-TG.652 / 24 In Service
Masaka West – Mbarara                          136.0 ITU-TG.652 / 24 In Service
Mulago (Kampala North) – Namanve                            14.0 ITU-TG.652 / 24 In Service
2 OPGW _ aerial
Lugogo – Mulago (Kampala North)                              6.0 ITU-TG.652 / 4 In Service
Namanve (Old) – Mukono                            18.0 ITU-TG.655 / 24 In Service
Mukono – Jinja (Nalubaale, Owen Falls Dam)                            50.4 ITU-TG.655 / 24 In Service
Jinja (Nalubaale, Owen Falls Dam) – Tororo                          118.0 ITU-TG.652D / 24 In Service
Tororo – Malaba (Kenya Border)                              8.0 ITU-TG.652D / 24 In Service
Lira Opuyo (Soroti)                          120.8 ITU-TG.652D / 96 In Service
Opuyo (Soroti) – Tororo                              – ITU-TG.652D / 96 Expected Completion date is Q4_2021
Opuyo – Moroto                          165.0 ITU-TG.655 / 48 In Service
Kiira – Jinja (Nalubaale, Owen Falls Dam)                            10.0 ITU-TG.652D / 24 In Service
Bujagali – Jinja (Nalubaale, Owen Falls Dam)                            10.0 ITU-TG.652D / 96 In Service
Bujagali – Isimba                            41.0 ITU-TG.652D / 48 In Service
Bujagali – Kawanda                            75.2 ITU-TG.652D / 96 In Service
Kawanda – Mutundwe                            18.3 ITU-TG.652D / 96 In Service
Kawanda – Karuma                          250.0 ITU-TG.655 / 48 In Service
Masaka – Kawanda                          140.0 ITU-TG.655 / 48 In Service
Nkenda – Fort Portal                            57.0 ITU-TG.655 / 96 In Service
Fort Portal – Hoima                          180.0 ITU-TG.655 / 96 In Service
Mbarara North – Mbarara South                              1.0 ITU-TG.652D / 48 In Service
Nkenda – Mbarara South                          164.0 ITU-TG.652D / 96 In Service
Mbarara South – Mirima (Rwanda Border)                            65.0 ITU-TG.655 / 48 In Service
3 ADSS (All Dielectric Self Supporting) _ aerial
Lugogo SCC- Muyenga, Tank Hill                              6.0 ITU-TG.652D / 24 In Service
Lugazi Substation-Tower 159                              1.0 ITU-TG.652D / 24 In Service
Kampala North – Namungoona                              8.6 ITU-TG.652D / 24 In Service
Mutundwe – Namungoona                              9.7 ITU-TG 652D / 24 In Service
Lugogo – Kampala North                              5.8 ITU-TG 652D / 24 In Service
4 Underground
Lugogo – Kitante                              2.0 ITU-TG.652D / 24 In Service
Kitante – Lugogo Control                              2.0 ITU-TG.652D / 24 In Service
Lugogo Control – Lugogo Yard                              0.8 ITU-TG.652D / 24 In Service
Kitante – Hannington                              4.5 ITU-TG.652D / 24 In Service
total milage (Km)                       1,775.2  
transco@uetcl.com
+256 417 802 000
Plot No.10, Hannington Rd