88 cabinets now completed covering 19,054 homes, a further 31 are due before the phase completes in September.
Has been announced the contract has been split between Gigaclear for West Berkshire to cover 11.700 homes with £3.7m of public funding and 16m by Gigaclear by the end of 2017. Build to being in November 2015 and estimated to be completed by mid 2017.
Call Flow solutions will cover parts of Windsor and Maidenhead (11 cabinets) on the Windsor and Wargrave exchanges-, will also adress area's around Burchett’s Green and
£415,000 public funding from the council is being supported with a contribution of £120,000 from Call Flow Soultions, planning to being in July with completion by mid 2016.
Areas of Reading and Wokingham missed out due to a technicality to get a Call Flow Solution bid.
WarwickNet will cover buisness parks commericaly and Hyperoptic will do the same in Reading.
Press release below for more details.
13,450 Homes total with a £20m budget.
It will be interesting to see the coverge plans by Gigaclear for West Berkshire as most villages and towns are covered either commercially or via phase 1 by Openreach, though their are still villages not covered.
Orange BB 5856/448
Edited by ccxo (Fri 03-Jul-15 17:47:40)