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AFL Showcasing FTTx and MDU Solutions at SCTE Cable-tec 2017

AFL will showcase its newest product, Wrapping Tube Cable (WTC) with SpiderWeb Ribbon® (SWR®), TITAN RTD FTTx system and the FlexScan OTDR.

AFL Surrey Presents $15,000 for Diabetes Research

The donation was part of AFL’s worldwide Imagine That! annual giving campaign that engages and educates associates around the world about the needs in the community.

AFL Showcasing Rail Transit Solutions at APTA Expo

Stop by booth #8320 to see AFL’s newest product solutions including Rail Transit OCS Assemblies, Rail Transit OCS Components, harsh environment fiber optic cable, the Fujikura 70S fusion splicer and the M310 OTDR.

AFL Launches New Test Equipment Solutions at GITEX 2017

AFL’s newest product solutions will be showcased in booth Z-M32 including ROGUE®/aeRos® Workflow Management solution, the FlexScan OTDR and the FOCIS Flex Fibre Inspection System, plus FibreFab data centre connectivity.

AFL’s FOCIS Flex Honored with Gold Award in CI&M 2017 Innovators Awards Program

AFL’s FOCIS Flex fiber optic connector inspection solution was recognized with a Gold Level Award during the annual CI&M Innovators Awards program, which recognizes innovative products and systems as well as their uses and applications.

AFL’s ROGUE® OTDR Honored with Gold Award in CI&M 2017 Innovators Awards Program

AFL’s ROGUE OTDR with aeRos® Workflow Management was recognized with a Gold Level Award during the annual CI&M Innovators Awards program, which recognizes innovative products and systems as well as their uses and applications.

AFL Showcasing Swage Grounding, Bus and Compression at ICUEE

AFL is exhibiting at ICUEE in Louisville, KY, October 3-5, booth #2654 with its newest product solutions including Swage Grounding, Swage Bus and Compression accessories.

AFL Showcases New Product Lineup at BICSI Fall Conference

Newest product solutions include Wrapping Tube Cable (WTC) with SpiderWeb Ribbon®, ROGUE®/aeRos® Workflow Management solution and the FOCIS WiFi2 Fiber Inspection System.

AFL Introduces FOCIS WiFi2™ Fiber Inspection System

AFL is launching the aeRos® connected FOCIS WiFi2, the next generation fiber optic connector inspection system that uses an Android or iOS wireless connection for live image video streaming, auto-focus and more.

AFL Associates Raise the Wall with Habitat for Humanity of Spartanburg

AFL associates gathered on the outskirts of the Northside community in Spartanburg to join in a wall-raising ceremony with Habitat for Humanity of Spartanburg and the Thompson family.

AFL Modifies Poli-MOD® Module, Incorporates “Shutter” Technology

The Poli-MOD patch and splice module (LC connector only) includes an automatic “shutter” for increased dust protection.

Two AFL Spartanburg Associates Recognized by Big Brothers Big Sisters

Lauren Cramer and Bryan Eddy were recognized by Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) of the Upstate for their exceptional service.

AFL Awarded Three Technology Patents

Patent awards were received for developing new products and technologies within the optical connectivity and accessories divisions.

AFL Introduces Thermal Stripping Product Line

The single and multi-fiber thermal stripper combines ergonomic design with low level force to make stripping ideal for high fiber count applications.

AFL Introduces Pocket-sized, In-service PON Troubleshooting OTDR

Designed for technicians activating and maintaining FTTH PON subscriber connections, the FS200-60 includes a 1650 nm filtered OTDR, VFL, optional power meter and optional Bluetooth®/WiFi connectivity.

AFL Recognized by United Way for Annual Campaign

AFL received the top award for Outstanding Employee Giving ($150K - $200K), the Outstanding Campaign Committee Award and the Campaign Spirit Award.

FibreFab Volunteers Choose Thames Valley Air Ambulance

The £1,320 grant is part of the Volunteers Choose program in which volunteers vote for the organization of their choice to receive the grant.

AFL Hyperscale Presents $6,000 Campaign Donation to United Way

The grant was made possible by AFL Hyperscale associates in Kent, Washington and AFL’s Community Outreach Program which matched donations dollar-for-dollar up to $100.

AFL Awarded Nine Technology Patents

Several associates received patent awards for developing new products and technologies in the optical connectivity, fusion splicing and test and inspection divisions.

AFL Associates Volunteer and Provide Grant to Uplands Community Centre

Volunteers spent the time at the UET Community Enterprise Centre helping to improve their outside space.

AFL Associates Worldwide Donate $290K to Annual Giving Campaign

The goal of the campaign was to support communities financially in areas where AFL has locations.

AFL Presents $2,500 to United Way of Central Carolinas

The donations were made possible by AFL associates in Monroe, North Carolina and the surrounding area as well as AFL’s Community Outreach Program which supplemented donations.

AFL Associates Volunteer, Provide Grant to Harvest Hope in Greenville

Volunteers shopped for clients, sorted and boxed food received for local nonprofits in the area and presented a $3,000 grant to Harvest Hope.

AFL Volunteers Choose National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)

NAMI received a $1,650 grant as part of AFL's Volunteers Choose program.

AFL Receives Multiple SC Chamber Workplace Safety Awards

Companies with outstanding lost workday rates during the 2016 calendar year received this award.



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