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Old 14-09-2018, 00:32   #46
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Re: Installing new cable service in apartment block

Have been informed that Full infrastructure install will commence Oct. 1, should be complete by Oct 16.
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Old 26-09-2018, 09:21   #47
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Re: Installing new cable service in apartment block

The full infrastructure install is well underway. All the internal cabling is being installed first.

According to "Roadworks" Virgin will start the street works next Monday 1 Oct.

Only a single co-ax cable is being wired to each apartment, does this mean that a POTS telephone service will not be available?

I am therefore assuming that it will be a VOIP service only?
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Re: Installing new cable service in apartment block

Correct, we dont deploy copper telephony any any new build/infill project now. Coax only and digital voice for phone services.
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Re: Installing new cable service in apartment block

Thanks Steve, my Q. answered.
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Very welcome my good man, keep us posted on progress!
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Re: Installing new cable service in apartment block

Happening now.
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Re: Installing new cable service in apartment block

Great news! I'm jealous as I cant currently get service myself
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It is a major dig and multiple ductwork exercise.
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"We" now have our very own cabinet, complete with a cable direct from the
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