Transfield wins $88 mln Chorus contracts after protracted negotiations

Thu, 27 Feb 2014

By Paul McBeth Feb. 27 (BusinessDesk) - Transfield Services, the ASX-listed infrastructure specialist, has signed two contracts worth $88 million with local telecommunications network operator Chorus to help build the ultrafast broadband network and rural broadband initiative. The contracts include a five-year agreement to install the UFB network in Blenheim, Nelson, Rotorua, Taupo and Whakatane and a two-year agreement to deliver the remainder of the RBI, covering Waikato, Bay of Plenty, Taranaki, Wanganui, Marlborough and Tasman regions,...

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