Andinatel awards broadband contracts to Huawei, Alca-Lu

29 Jul 2008

Andinatel has announced that two tenders for the supply of broadband access equipment have been won by China’s Huawei Technologies and French-US vendor Alcatel-Lucent. Huawei will provide the telco with 24,000 wireless broadband terminals based on Wi-Fi technology and Alca-Lu has agreed to supply equipment for 36,000 fixed broadband connections. The orders will support the second stage of Andinatel’s project to expand high speed services across its 13-province footprint in the fourth quarter of this year.