Cable / Telecom News

Shaw overbuilding Delta B.C.

DELTA, B.C. – Shaw Communications trucks have rolled into Delta, B.C. as Shaw Communications has launched an overbuild program in the Delta, B.C. region.Shaw president Peter Bissonnette told Monday afternoon that it began expanding its network about three weeks ago after receiving approval from the CRTC to grow its cable territory.“We’ve got our cable up one side of the street and theirs on the other,” Bissonnette said when asked about the existing company already there, Bragg Communications-owned Delta Cable.“We’ve been receiving calls from people there saying they would like to get Shaw,” said Bissonnette.More to come.