construction

FirstLight Fiber Acquires Todd Cable Construction

By |2019-07-10T16:40:43-05:00July 10th, 2019|Categories: Acquisition, construction, fiber, fiber network, FirstLight, FirstLight Fiber, General|Tags: , , , , |

 FirstLight has announced that it has acquired Todd Cable Construction, enhancing the Company’s ability to expand its fiber network and facilitate continued growth by adding a proven team with robust construction capabilities and services.  The transaction will create a business unit focused on turnkey construction services supporting the company's continued growth. “Top notch construction services can [...]

Hylan Accelerates Growth in Western U.S.

By |2019-07-09T17:05:58-05:00July 9th, 2019|Categories: construction, DAS, fiber, fiber network, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, Telecommunications, wireless, wireless broadband telecommunications networks|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Today, Hylan announced it is expanding its operations out west with the opening of three new Hylan West offices in Arizona and California. Hylan West, a Phoenix-based construction company and a division of Hylan, recently opened new offices in Phoenix, AZ., Long Beach, Calif., and Sacramento, Calif., to accommodate the growth of much-needed fiber and telecommunications construction [...]

New Director of Wireless Implementation Joins Hellman Electric Team

By |2019-06-12T14:56:13-05:00June 12th, 2019|Categories: construction|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Hellman Electric has announced an addition to their team with new hire, Sam Compton, as Director of Wireless Implementation. Mr. Compton brings 15 years of experience of wireless construction management to the table and will be responsible for overseeing wireless projects for Hellman Electric as part of the growing Datacom Division. Mr. Compton’s experience revolves around [...]

Hellman Electric Continues Growth and Diversification Strategy with Major Investment from Electra USA

By |2019-03-14T15:00:07-05:00March 14th, 2019|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , , , |

Hellman Electric, a full-service contractor of turn-key solutions for heavy construction, interior design builds and datacom services, announces today that its received a major investment from Electra USA, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Electra Group. This support allows Hellman Electric to continue its aggressive growth and diversification strategy, as well as bid on much larger, more capital-intensive [...]

conceptcsi Welcomes New Executive Vice President

By |2015-09-23T11:08:00-05:00September 23rd, 2015|Categories: appointments, architecture, c-level, commercial real estate, Data Center, data center build, data center construction, data center design, Design, engineering, Global Telecommunications, hiring news, jsa blog, mission critical, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, tier 3 data center, Tier IV data center|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Industry Veteran Kevin O’Brien Offers Over 34 Years of Experience in Engineering and Construction Specializing in Mission-Critical Facilities conceptcsi, a client-centric, full service construction firm specializing in mission-critical, interiors and technical-build projects, has appointed Kevin O’Brien to the new position of Executive Vice President. O’Brien will oversee all operations in the New York, Dallas and London [...]

Construction is Underway!

By |2013-10-28T14:42:32-05:00October 28th, 2013|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, cable, dark fiber, fiber, fiber optics, Fiber to the X, low latency, Low-Latency Network, Telecom, Telecommunications, wireless, Wireless backhaul|Tags: , , , , , , |

This week, United Fiber & Data continued laying the fiber in northern New Jersey for its 375-mile low-latency route between New York City and Ashburn, VA.  The UFD network provides a high-capacity fiber pathway that delivers an alternative to the traditional “Amtrak Corridor” between New York and Ashburn. This large spool of 864-count fiber is [...]

Equinox Global Telecommunications’ Long Haul Network Expansion Continues

By |2013-08-28T08:16:23-05:00August 28th, 2013|Categories: bandwidth, Broadband, broadband infrastructure, dark fiber, fiber, hiring news, interconnection, Internet, low latency, Low-Latency Network, network growth, network route, Technology, Telecom, telecom conference, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Equinox Global Telecommunications announces the continued expansion of its long haul route which includes Charleston, SC to Miami, FL and Roanoke, VA to Cincinnati, OH. These long haul routes will add to recently announced Charlotte, NC and Georgia projects.  Equinox is engineering its network to be prepared to meet rising demand of dark fiber and broadband [...]

fifteenfortyseven Critical Systems Realty and Green House Data Partner to Develop New Datacenter Facility in Cheyenne, WY

By |2013-06-05T10:17:32-05:00June 5th, 2013|Categories: bandwidth, business partnership, carrier, cloud, cloud computing, colocation, Data Center, data center construction, data center expansion, Green Companies, Telecom, telecom news blog, Telecommunications, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

fifteenfortyseven Critical Systems Realty, LLC (1547) and Green House Data announce today their partnership to develop a new state-of-the-art datacenter facility in Cheyenne, Wyoming. The 35,000 sq. ft., five Megawatt, concurrently-maintainable facility is designed to house wholesale, retail and cloud colocation services for high-power density customers. This new facility will join Green House Data’s existing 10,000 sq. ft. [...]

Safety Matters – Optica Network Technologies to Make Grand Presence at Upcoming NATE Conference

By |2013-02-05T16:06:12-05:00February 5th, 2013|Categories: cell tower safety, Events, Optical Networking, safety, safety and training, Telecom, tower erectors, wireless, wireless broadband technology|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Emphasizing Optica’s commitment to the safest workers and worksites, Director of Safety & Training, Ed Dennis leads numerous safety courses at upcoming tower industry conference in Texas When we use our cell phones, it’s not likely that we think too often of the dangers that exist for the cellphone tower erector industry. In fact, according to [...]

The Optica Advantage, as told by Bulldog Cable and Cambridge Telephone Company

By |2013-01-11T19:01:07-05:00January 11th, 2013|Categories: business partnership, case studies, fiber, Fiber to the Home, Fiber to the X, General, Government, network growth, partnerships, Telecom, wireless, wireless boardband, wireless broadband technology, wireless broadband telecommunications networks|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Optica Network Technologies, a nationally recognized designer and builder of complex wireless and wireline communications networks, is gearing up for a very busy and productive 2013. Optica leverages more than 30 years of experience in dark fiber, lit services, Internet access, microwave & wireless, cable TV, local and long distance telephone services and Fiber-to-the-Home (FTTH). The [...]

Optica Network Technologies Expands Its Team; Welcomes New Director of Safety & Training

By |2012-09-26T14:12:31-05:00September 26th, 2012|Categories: appointments, Broadband, hiring news, safety, Telecom, Telecommunications, wireless, wireless broadband telecommunications networks|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Industry veteran joins team to enhance existing safety programs, continuing Optica’s commitment to provide the safest work environments It’s always so refreshing to write about how our clients’ companies are growing. Today, Optica Network Technologies, a nationally recognized designer and builder of complex wireless and wireline communications networks, announced that Ed Dennis will join its team [...]

Optica Network Technologies – New Website and Consolidation News

By |2012-08-30T13:47:55-05:00August 30th, 2012|Categories: Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, Broadband Stimulus, business acquisition, business partnership, carrier, dark fiber, fiber, network growth, network route, Optical Networking, Optical Transport, partnerships, Telecom, Telecommunications, wireless|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

We are thrilled to share with you the brand new, totally revamped website for our client, Optica Network Technologies! The website launch also comes at an exciting time for the Omaha-based company, which announced today that it has fully integrated and consolidated the operations of its sister company, Pinpoint Towers. Optica designs and builds complex wireless and [...]

Why We Expand – From Waistlines to Colocation and nothing in between…

By |2012-08-16T18:46:42-05:00August 16th, 2012|Categories: colocation, Data Center, General, Global Telecommunications, interconnection, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , |

Dean is expanding = Bad! That’s right, Fall is just around the corner and thus begins my annual waistline migration. It’s nearly time for the belt buckle stem to get reacquainted with its winter hole; time to pull jeans from the dryer a little early and start “sucking it in.”  But why? Why is it that [...]

Houston Pilots Salute Data Foundry for Outstanding Disaster Recovery Solutions

By |2010-11-10T08:00:09-05:00November 10th, 2010|Categories: colocation, Data Center, data center construction, data network services, disaster recovery, Telco 2.0, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

A long standing partner of Data Foundry since 2006, Houston Pilots understands the importance of developing a disaster recovery plan to prepare operations in the event of a disaster. Operating in the waters of the Gulf of Mexico, Houston Pilots navigates the arrival and departures of ships through the Port of Houston. Data Foundry continues to [...]