Those who walked recently in the vicinity of the Dageraadplaats Square in the heart of Zurenborg and looked up to the mostly beautiful facades of Zurenborg will probably have noticed: new black cables fixed on the facade with also here and there small network cabinets. The first steps to a fiberglass covered Zurenborg. The new black cables are being laid by Fluvius as part of a pilot project for construction of a fiber optic network that is ultimately to cover the entire Flanders. Article in the Antwerp newspaper Gazet van Zurenborg (in Dutch) about the background and the plans.
Link to article gvz-04-hko