About AFL

Connecting you with solutions designed to maximize your network

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Our exceptional products, innovative solutions and engineering expertise make connections possible
 

AFL provides industry-leading solutions, products and services to the electric utility, broadband, communications, OEM, enterprise, wireless and transit rail markets as well as the emerging markets of oil and gas, mining, nuclear, avionics, medical, renewable and intelligent grid.

We manufacture, engineer and install fiber optic products and associated equipment. This includes:
AFL's service portfolio includes market-leading positions with the foremost communications companies supporting central office, outside plant, wireless and enterprise areas.
 
Whether you need to build a network, upgrade your broadband system, expand a central office or connect a campus through fiber optics, AFL connects you with the solutions that fit your every need.
 

Vision and Values

AFL’s mission is to connect our customers around the world with innovative technologies, exceptional products and high quality services.
 
Our vision is to positively impact communities by delivering superior solutions.
 
Our core values are shared among all AFL associates. These values drive our culture and priorities and provide a framework in which decisions are made.

Leadership

AFL is a group of talented individuals with extensive industry knowledgebase. We encourage our associates to maintain memberships in various trade organizations including OSA, IEEE, SPIE and many others. Participation in these organizations keeps our associates on the forefront of technology and engaged in the industry. Their knowledge is an asset to AFL as research and development is a necessity to remain competitive in our markets.
 
From the manufacturing floor to administrative offices, AFL empowers associates to make suggestions that improve processes, reduce costs or increase productivity. We believe all associates are invested in the company’s operation and rewards employees if their suggested idea is implemented.
 

Associates

As a subsidiary of Fujikura Ltd. of Japan, AFL employs nearly 4,600 people worldwide.
 

Customers

Regional and long distance telephone carriers, electric utilities, cable television operators, wireless service providers, data communication providers, private network operators and equipment manufacturers.

Locations

With its corporate headquarters located in Duncan, South Carolina, AFL also has operations in the United States, Mexico, Canada, Europe, Asia and the South Pacific, and sells its solutions, products and services around the world. 

 

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