AFL Introduces High-Efficiency Stockbridge Vibration Damper

Spartanburg, SC – AFL is launching a high-efficiency Dissipator Stockbridge vibration damper, a motion control attachment that provides significant performance improvement over traditional dampers. The new Stockbridge vibration damper features a unique offset bell-shaped weight configuration that doubles the number of resonant frequencies. This provides more consistent efficiency performance over […]

AFL Completes Acquisition of Tier2

Spartanburg, SC – AFL announces it has acquired Tier2 Technologies, an Alberta, Canada-based fiber construction services firm. Tier2 will join the AFL portfolio expanding the company’s offering of telecommunications services. Tier2 provides consulting, engineering, project management, construction, splicing and testing services to the telecommunications industry with a focus on FTTx, […]

AFL Introduces HiTUC High Temperature Universal Compound for Filler and Pad-to-Pad Connections

Spartanburg, SC – AFL is launching a High Temperature Universal Compound (HiTUC) that can be used as a filler compound on high-temp compression accessories and pad-to-pad connections. Designed to withstand the increased operating temperatures of high temperature/low sag conductors, HiTUC is ideal for dead ends, joints, terminals, tee taps and jumper […]

Light Brigade® and FTTH Council Asia-Pacific Join for FTTx Training

Tukwila, WA – April 2, 2014 – Light Brigade, AFL’s education and training division, has been endorsed by FTTH Council Asia-Pacific to enhance fiber-to-the-home (FTTx) training programs in the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region. The training initiative will improve workforce skills, productivity and FTTH uptake through FTTH training in the region. Through this partnership, Light Brigade will […]

AFL announces industry leaders join forces to deliver robust air-blown fiber optic cabling systems

Two of the world’s most innovative companies, AFL and Dura‑Line, have brought air-jetted cabling solutions to the 21st century. The result is a high-performance, air-blown fiber optic cabling solution for the enterprise market. Known as eABF™, this reliable, easy-to-install optical fiber network communications infrastructure offers the highest fiber density solution available today giving the customer […]

AFL introduces new NOYES® Contractor Series OTDRs

OTDRs Target Metro/Access and PON Troubleshooting
Spartanburg, SC and Lowell, MA – August 28, 2012
AFL is introducing a new family of Contractor Series handheld OTDRs enabling cost-effective troubleshooting of FTTx PONs and point-to-point metro/access networks. The new CS260 OTDR family offers two models:
CS260-10 FTTx PON Activation and Troubleshooting OTDR: 1625 nm Live PON OTDR providing 35 […]

AFL Signs Caspian as Authorised Distributor for Kazakhstan

AFL, a leading manufacturer of fibre optic cable, has secured Caspian Telecommunications Projects LLP (CTP) as an authorized distributor of AFL products. CTP is one of the foremost providers of fibre optic cable solutions to mining companies, the oil and gas industries and power utilities in Kazakhstan.
“Having a partner of the quality and calibre of […]