Cable System Quickly Rerouted After Baltimore Train Wreck

Cable System Quickly Rerouted After Baltimore Train Wreck

27 July 2001

Routing 24,000 feet (7,315 meters) of communications cable beneath a major city is a sizeable task. Doing it in 36 hours borders on the impossible. Yet that’s exactly what Metromedia Fiber Network and Bechtel accomplished following a serious train wreck in Baltimore.