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AFL Associates Light the Night with Team Remission2

AFL associates and Spartanburg Scholars Academy students supported two survivors of leukemia by donating and fundraising for LLS

AFL Introduces Multiple Laser-based Glass Processing Systems

The LAZERMaster™ LZM-110M, LZM-110P, LZM-110M+ and LZM-110P+ splicing and glass processing systems uses a CO2 laser heat source to perform splicing, tapering, lensing or other glass shaping operations with glass diameters up to 2.3 mm

AFL Releases Double Trunnion Cable Support

The double trunnion has a smaller, more compact design and lowers the total cost of installation.

AFL Honored with Two IABC Silver Quill Awards of Excellence

AFL’s Marketing Communications Department received two Silver Quill Awards of Excellence, the highest ranking award, for Communication Management in the divisions of Marketing Advertising and Brand Communication and Employee Engagement.

AFL Announces New Chairman and Vice Chairman

AFL announces that its parent company, Fujikura Ltd., has appointed Yoichi Nagahama as Chairman of AFL, and Satoru Ogawa as Vice Chairman.

AFL Associates Volunteer with Northside Development Group

Volunteerism supports the repair of several homes and continues the revitalization efforts of this area.

AFL Presents Grants to Four Upstate Organizations

AFL awarded $23,000 in community outreach grants to four local nonprofit organizations that will support STEM education and various social programs in the upstate of South Carolina.

Light Brigade® Executive Receives IPC’s Distinguished Committee Service Award

Larry Johnson honored for his contributions to the development of the standard IPC-D-640

AFL Launches New Cable Technology Solutions at SCTE/ISBE Cable-Tec Expo

New products include Wrapping Tube Cable, FlexScan OTDRs and TITAN RTD™ FTTx System

AFL Associates Make a Difference with United Way Day of Caring

Volunteers served more than 40 hours with seven different organizations

AFL Showcasing New FTTx Solutions at ISE Expo

New products include TITAN RTD™ Multiport Terminal, TRIDENT™ Hardened Drop Cables and FlexScan PON OTDRs

AFL Honored with Platinum Award in Cabling Installation & Maintenance 2016 Innovators Awards Program

AFL’s FlexScan Complete Kits were recognized with a Platinum Level Award during the annual CI&M Innovators Awards program

Light Brigade® Associates Volunteer with Vision House to Aid Homeless

60 hours of service provided to enrich the lives of those in need

AFL Sales Team Volunteers for Northside Development Group

Repairs and upgrades made to three homes in the Northside community

AFL Launches FlexScan PON OTDRs

The two new pocket-sized OTDRs offer testing to troubleshoot in-service and out-of-service

AFL Presents $14,500 to JDRF Canada

The donation was the culmination of an employee engagement campaign to support diabetes research

AFL Australia Receives Energex Supplier Award

Award recognizes companies with outstanding operational performance, quality and delivery.

AFL Awarded Three Technology Patents

New patents support new technologies in optical connectivity and fusion splicing.

AFL Volunteers Award $14,750 to Organizations Worldwide

AFL's Volunteers Choose Program allows associates to vote on this annual award.

AFL Introduces Highly Bend-Insensitive Multimode Optical Fiber to Harsh Environment Family

The VHM7000 Series fibers are engineered to operate under extremely small bend radii

AFL Launches TITAN RTD™ FTTx System for Quicker Deployment Speeds

New unique product set includes multiport terminal and hardened fiber optic connectors, allowing for quick and easy subscriber connections anywhere in the OSP network.

AFL Volunteers Award $1,050 to the Belknap House

Volunteers voted on which organization would receive this annual grant

AFL Achieves COR™ Certification for Safety Programs in British Columbia

AFL achieved its certification for COR, a Certificate of Recognition issued by the British Columbia Construction Safety Association (BCCSA).

AFL Spartanburg Volunteers Award $10K to Upstate SC Organizations

AFL associates presented two grants totaling $10,000 to the Hope Center for Children and the Boys & Girls Clubs of Upstate SC

AFL Introduces Fujikura CT-101 and CT-102 Fiber Cleavers

The CT-101 and CT-102 fiber cleavers offer superior tension cleaving performance.


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