NBN Co inks fibre rollout deal with SA Power Networks for South Australia

16 Jul 2013

NBN Co, the public-private company overseeing the National Broadband Network (NBN) project, has selected SA Power Networks to roll out fibre-optic infrastructure covering approximately 300,000 premises in Adelaide and regional South Australia. Under the terms of the three-year deal SA Power Networks, which was formerly known as ETSA Utilities, will design and construct the local and distribution network that runs fibre from a local communications exchange (fibre access node, or FAN) through each street in a coverage area. The contract, meanwhile, includes the options for extension by a two further one-year periods.

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