Cable & Telecom

Lite Access signs agreement with City of Brooks for fibre build

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 an Early Start Agreement (ESA) with the City of Brooks in Alberta to support the city’s fibre-to-the-home (FTTH) broadband network project, which is being built in partnership with Community Network Partners Ltd. The ESA “provides services and deliverables to construct the feeder network (backbone) for Brooks with a Master Services Agreement (MSA) to follow for the entire project,” reads a press release. “The scope of work for the early start order encompasses the installation...

Our industry and COVID-19

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