NSN wins network expansion deal from Telkomsel

16 Mar 2009

Nokia Siemens Networks (NSN) has won an order from Indonesian mobile operator Telkomsel to expand network coverage, boost capacity and improve performance. The deal includes the supply, deployment and integration of 3G radio access networks as well as 2G business support system and services solutions, NSN said. Commenting on the contract, Telkomsel CEO Sarwoto Atmosutarno said: ‘This year, by collaborating with various network vendors, Telkomsel will deploy 4,000 new base stations, with a total investment of USD1.5 billion.’ No financial details of this part of the project were disclosed.