£12m digital mobile phone network award for Skanska

Press release 24/05/2001 00:00 CET

Skanska Networks UK, part of Skanska Construction, has won a £12 million contract to add to its portfolio of Britain’s digital mobile phone network schemes.

This latest award involves a digital network roll-out for Orange in the northern Home counties and the north-western segment of Greater London, covering approximately 350 sites into 2002. This scheme will be carried out with Skanska’s long-standing partner, WSP Group.

Said Martyn Brocklesby, Skanska’s commercial manager for wireless networks, “As two of the largest players in this field, Skanska and WSP are providing the latest, most advanced telecommunications infrastructure at the heart of the UK’s digital wireless revolution. “