stc Bahrain to launch camouflaged small cell solution

26 Apr 2021

stc Bahrain has announced the launch of a ‘first-of-a-kind Camouflaged Small Cell Site’ solution that will provide improved 4G and 5G network coverage across several areas of the country. The new solution will increase network densification in high data traffic areas such as school campuses and business districts, thereby improving overall network performance and capacity. The operator claims the new solution boasts an aesthetically pleasing design that complies with regulations intended to improve the look of radio station towers. The equipment will initially be deployed in Bahrain Bay and areas of Manama and Hoora under phase one of the project, scheduled for completion by Q3 2021.

Commenting on the new project, stc Bahrain CEO Nezar Banabeela said: ‘We are pleased to launch this new first of a kind solution in Bahrain, the deployment of the new Camouflaged Cell Solution will enhance overall user experience in high traffic areas. We continue to invest in our infrastructure to further support our network’s capability and reliability to better serve our customers with innovations that enhance their daily life.’

Bahrain, stc Bahrain (formerly Viva)