TelEm Group technicians target Pelican cable repair, cabinet cutover Saturday


Pond Island — TelEm Group technicians are going all out Saturday to repair a faulty telecommunication cable in the Pelican area Saturday and are warning customers in the area to expect interruptions in mobile and internet services.

According to TelEm Group, Manager, Outside Plant, Marco London, the cable repair and related telecommunication cabinet cutover has become critical because of the deterioration of service to customers in the area in recent weeks.

During the cable repair and cabinet cutover of residential and business properties, there will be voice and data service outages in the following streets:


Opal Road

Zircon Road

Topaz Road

Billy Folly Road

Ruby Drive

Coral Shore

Emerald LNE

Castle Cove Road

Sapphire Drive

Jade Road

Pelican Road

Pearl Drive

Tourmaline Drive

Turquis Road

Donner Drive

Sphene Road Whitestone

Rancho Cielo

“The team will begin work at 8:00 am in the morning with instructions to fully restore the cable and complete the cabinet cutover by 5:00 pm Saturday,” said London, who has meantime apologized to customers in the respective areas for any inconvenience Saturday’s repair and maintenance work will cause.

Source: StMaartenNews