Cable & Telecom

Lite Access no longer doing fibre build for City of Brooks

VANCOUVER — Lite Access Technologies Inc., a Vancouver-based company that uses advanced installation methods including the use of micro/narrow trenching technologies to deploy fibre networks, announced last Friday it is no longer providing its fibre installation services for the City of Brooks, Alberta’s municipally owned broadband network. As recently as May, Lite Access said it had started construction on Brooks’ fibre network. Lite Access was awarded the contract in February 2022. “As a result of ongoing reviews of all current projects by new management, it has been determined that due to today’s environment and market volatility it is in the...

Our industry and COVID-19

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