Data centers are becoming more necessary than ever for the telecommunications industry. They are needed to keep up with the increasing demand for data storage and high-speed internet connections, but they can also require significant capital investment and maintenance costs. With that in mind, many telecom executives have been looking into how best to decommission and consolidate their aging data centers without sacrificing customer service or losing competitive advantage on decom pricing.
August 20, 2021
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The bigger the project the bigger the headache…right? All the engineering, planning, designing, construction, logistics, and everything else that comes with telecom projects, takes careful preparation and plenty of time with any project. But when you have a multi-site project, the workload that you are facing is daunting. But with a few tips from our experts, you can ease the stress and have an organized plan of execution to help guide the project along.
July 16, 2021
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Surplus shelters are like a box of chocolates… you never know what you’re going to get. Finding a surplus hut that meets your size requirements is like finding a penny face up. But what’s inside and the repairs, refurbishment, retrofitting that needs to happen is unique to each shelter. Read on to find out what our used shelter experts suggest when looking for a surplus option and what is commonly seen when you look inside.
June 11, 2021
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When purchasing a shelter, generator, or other large equipment, it is important to know that the transportation or logistics and on/off load of your equipment will have additional fees associated with it. Many factors can impact these prices. Our TSD team of experts give insight into what those factors are and how you can try to keep your shipping costs as low as possible.
March 11, 2021
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Telecommunication shelters provide important protection for the vital equipment that is housed inside. It is necessary to ensure that the shelter and all the equipment inside and out are well maintained. From HVAC and generator maintenance down to the sealant and paint on the exterior of the building, it is critical that each piece is working properly and maintained so that the infrastructure stays online and operates efficiently. Our team recently completed an on-site shelter refurb on one of our partner’s telecom sites.
March 04, 2021
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As networks are being expanded and upgraded, service providers are finding that they need to rebuild or build new telecom sites to expand their network, regenerate fiber, or upgrade current sites. Building a telecom site from the ground up can be daunting, as there are so many pieces that have to come together. Below is a brief overview of the process broken down into stages.
January 28, 2021
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BDC Group has designed and engineered a high-grade steel platform which we call the Fiber Regen Cabinet Platform (FRCP) that is a compact solution with a smaller footprint than standard telecom site solutions. The FRCP was created as a cost-effective solution for customers who require fiber regeneration options without having to spend dollars on larger, more complex units. These units are manufactured, outfitted, and fully tested in house to ensure each unit meets our high-quality standards and regulations.
September 25, 2020
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Telecom Site Development (TSD) is where BDC Group got its start in the telecommunications industry. Our team of executives and field technicians are experienced in designing, developing, and executing telecom site construction and build out projects.