H3GI U900-LTE Rollout

Scope: Upgrade existing Hutchison 3G Ireland telecoms sites by adding new 3G and 4G (LTE) technologies

Client: Hutchison 3G Ireland

Location: Nationwide

Date: 2013 to present

Requirements: To design and build a workable solution required to facilitate the deployment of new 3G and 4G (LTE)  technologies by Hutchison 3G Ireland on existing telecoms sites throughout Ireland.

Solution: Obelisk is responsible for the design and construction of the upgrade works including deployment to site, installation and rigging of equipment, electrical works, civil works where required. Numerous sites also underwent a structural analysis in order to confirm that the existing site infrastructure was suitable for upgrading.

  • Project & programme management
  • Project Supervision Design Phase (Full PSDP)
  • Site Supervision
  • Project Supervision Construction Stage (Full PSCS)
  • Civil works where required
  • De-rig/Decommission of existing equipment to facilitate proposed upgrade works
  • Rigging of tower/monopole/rooftop to clients specification and requirements
  • Electrical upgrade works

Obelisk Impact: Obelisk has successfully built over 100No of the U900/LTE sites since the rollout began, and is currently one of two contractors working on the programme.   Obelisk has delivered consistently on time and within budget to the highest quality and safety standards.