French regulator asks Orange to pay more for sub-contracting work on overhead poles

Friday 18 June 2021 | 10:29 CET | News
France's telecom authority Arcep has published details of a ruling resolving a dispute between Orange and Altitude Infra, which reviews upwards the price paid by Orange for the renovation of overhead poles carried out as part of FTTP roll-outs. Altitude Infra requested Arcep's intervention to demand a remuneration of EUR 430 on each overhead pole requiring renovation for use in a new network. This comes under rules giving operators access to Orange civil engineering infrastructure for optical local loop deployments. If an overhead pole is unable to withstand the load of a new network,

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: Altitude Infra / Arcep / Orange France
Countries: France
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