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Cellnex, BT announce 20-year high towers agreement in UK

Wednesday 5 June 2019 | 11:22 CET | News
Spanish infrastructure operator Cellnex Telecom and BT have signed a long-term agreement giving Cellnex marketing and operating rights for 220 BT high towers across the UK for 20 years. The agreement is worth around GBP 100 million and includes a commitment to explore further opportunities between Cellnex and BT in the UK, setting the foundation for a potential future industrial co-operation. 

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: BT / Cellnex
Countries: United Kingdom
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Funny to see a picture of Swedish broadcasting hub Kaknästornet in a notice about UK and Spain...
Tor-Bjorn Fjellner @ 6/6/2019 - 13:26

Why did you put in a picture of a Swedish TV broadcasting tower?
Jared Brown @ 6/6/2019 - 10:27


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