Cable & Telecom

Eastlink investing $26M to expand mobile network

HALIFAX — Eastlink announced today it will invest almost $26 million to expand its mobile network further into New Brunswick, bringing its service to mobile customers in the northern part of the province. This project will take place over the next couple of years and will expand existing coverage from Shediac to the Miramichi in 2022, followed by Bathurst and the Acadian Peninsula, according to a press release. “We’re really excited to be taking this next step with our mobile network,” said Jeff Gillham, CEO of the Halifax-based telecom company, in the press release. “When we launched in 2013, we...