The Interchange Group is a Vanuatu-based coonsortium committed to a better future for Melanesia by providing nation-building telecommunications technologies and infrastructure to communities throughout the entire region.
Interchange Limited has completed ICN1 – a US $32 million project involving French telecommunications corporation Alcatel-Lucent to deploy Vanuatu’s first international submarine cable system linking Port Vila (Vanuatu) to Suva (Fiji).
This milestone cable project links Vanuatu directly into the high capacity Southern Cross cable between Sydney and USA.
The Interchange Group has now commenced work on ICN2 – a 3500km cable system that will link Vanuatu to Solomon Islands and Papua New Guinea. On 21st January 2014 ICN2 Cable Limited signed a Supply Agreement with Alcatel Lucent Submarine Networks. ICN2 is scheduled to be Ready-For-Service in June 2016. Click on our video presentation below for more information about ICN1 & 2.