On October 4, 2022 at 10:00 A.M., DC BLOX celebrated their groundbreaking on its new international subsea cable landing station in Myrtle Beach, SC. The new dark fiber route that is linking Myrtle Beach to the connectivity hub in Atlanta is also under construction. The CLS will be available in the second quarter of 2023 and the fiber route will be completed in the first quarter of 2024. 

DC BLOX thanks all of their partners and local government officials who have helped drive the development of this digital infrastructure across the Southeast region. The rapid growth that DC BLOX has seen has allowed them to enable local businesses and communities to stay connected. Governor of South Carolina, Henry McMaster attended along with the Secretary of Commerce Harry M. Lightset III and the President of the Myrtle Beach Regional Economic Development Corporation, Sandy Davis. All of them have expressed their excitement towards this project and are embracing the future to create opportunities down the road for the communities. 

DC BLOX is partnered with hyperscale cloud providers, global carriers and tech giants, regional communications providers, local governments, and industry partners to accelerate the development of the digital infrastructure for the Southeast region. DC BLOX was chosen as the CLS operator due to the company’s expertise in developing and operating secure, reliable, Tier III-designed data centers and its ability to develop dark fiber capacity in the region. DC BLOX continues to expand and accelerate the growth of the digital infrastructure and continues to provide locally, and grow globally. 

To learn more about DC BLOX and their new cable landing station and dark fiber route, please visit www.dcblox.com