Urban/Rogers Dark Fiber splicing in COV vault at Burnaby St and Thurlow St on April 06, 2021 22:00 – April 07, 2021 05:00 PT

From: 22:00 PT Tuesday, April 6, 2021

To: 05:00 PT Wednesday, April 7, 2021


Reason:    This is a threat notification for the following activity, Rogers’ contractor will be entering a COV vault at Burnaby Street and Thurlow Street to place a mid-sheath splice and do dark fiber splicing from 10:00 p.m. on April 6,2021 to 05:00 a.m. on April 7, 2021 Pacific Time. Rogers change ticket number is NCT.2103.015039.


Effects:    Urban/Rogers indicated that this work is not service affecting and will only threaten the following BCNET services:

  • BCNET Services:

–  BCNET MGMT Network Access at BRNB2 Location via MetroVan DWDM Channel

–  BCNET MetroVan DWDM Channel “CR1.VNCV1-CR1.SRRY1-Backup”

–  BCNET MetroVan DWDM Channel “CR2.VNCV1-CR1.SRRY1-restoral”

  • UBC Services:

– UBC LFSC to Robson Square 10G connection

  • SFU Services:

– SFU MetroVan DWDM Channel “SFU RODM-CH1-BBY-VAN”

– SFU MetroVan DWDM Channel “SFU RODM-CH2-SRY-VAN”

  • TRIUMF Services:

– TRIUMF to BCNET 10G connection


  • WestGrid Services:

– WestGrid to UBC 10G connection



Contact:    Please contact the BCNET Operations Center at 604-822-1348 option 3 or noc@bc.net

when network problems are experienced outside of a maintenance window.


Posted By:  BCNET Operations Center

604-822-1348 option 3 noc@bc.net