Cable & Telecom

Lite Access signs $13.6M fibre installation contract with City of Brooks

VANCOUVER — Lite Access Technologies Inc., a company that specializes in the use of micro/narrow trenching technologies to deploy fibre-optic networks, announced today it has signed a contract valued at approximately $13.6 million with the City of Brooks, Alberta, for the installation of a next-generation fibre broadband network. Brooks is building its own 10 Gbps broadband network, which first told readers about here. Lite Access signed an early start agreement with the city for this project in October 2021. “Partnered with best-in-class organizations, IBI Group, O-Net and Community Network Partners Inc., Lite Access will be responsible for the installation...

Our industry and COVID-19

We've gathered a number of links where Canadian cable, radio, television, telecom and wireless companies have posted their responses to the Covid-19 pandemic.