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TIM awards first FiberCop cable deals to 5 Italian vendors

Friday 23 October 2020 | 08:52 CET | News
During the award process, the winning bidders verified that cable development, cutting, quality control and storage will be carried out within their company, at production facilities and warehouses located in the Italian national territory. In a short statement TIM said the award confirms its commitment to supporting the country and its entrepreneurial fabric, pledging to continue optimising the excellence and quality of Italian production to develop a strategic infrastructure for digitisation.

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Companies: Ecotel / Open Fiber / Prysmian / Telecom Italia / TIM
Countries: Italy
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