Broadband Infraco puts grid overhaul out to tender

Monday 14 May 2012 | 15:20 CET | News
South Africa's state-controlled Broadband Infraco is set to replace its Siemens-built legacy infrastructure over the next five years and has just closed the tender process for the project. The fibre operator and wholesaler said a decision on the winning bidder for the multibillion-rand project should be decided within the next 60 days, Techcentral reported. CEO Puleng Sejanamane said the company cannot reveal the extent of the project or the value of the tender because only once a full assessment is done of the existing network will the costs of the upgrade become clear. However, TechCentral

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Categories: Fixed / Internet
Companies: Broadband infraco / Siemens / WACS
Countries: South Africa
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