JACKSONVILLE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--M2M Spectrum Networks announced today that the company had awarded TrueNet Communications a contract to build-out several hundred sites of its nationwide machine-to-machine wireless network which is scheduled to go live in 2015. The contract calls for TrueNet Communications to provide full turnkey design-build services for the sites including site acquisition, engineering and permitting, construction, test and turn-up and sustaining network operations.
“This agreement builds on the partnership with TrueNet that we announced in April with the launch of M2M SN,” stated Doreen Trant, Senior Vice President of Network Implementation of M2M Spectrum Networks. “Since that time, we’ve been incredibly impressed with their ability to scale and deliver an ever increasing array of services to our company. This award reflects our satisfaction with their performance to date and in the strength of our collaborative partnership.”
“M2M’s network build-out represents the single most exciting and challenging project that I’ve been involved in during my thirty plus years in the wireless industry,” stated TrueNet Communications President and CEO, Frank Del Col. “We sincerely appreciate this award and look forward to continuing our partnership for many years to come.”
M2M Spectrum Networks is constructing what will become the nation’s first purpose-built network designed specifically for machine-to-machine communications. The network is currently under construction and will be rolled out in phases with an objective of covering 75% of the US population by the end of 2015, and 95% by the end of 2016.
About TrueNet Communications
TrueNet Communications is a leading provider of communications infrastructure planning, engineering and design, construction, and technical support services to the Wireless, Wireline, and Enterprise markets throughout North America. TrueNet is headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida with locations in Phoenix, Atlanta, Tampa, Miami and New Jersey. For more information, visit www.truenetcommunications.com
About M2M Spectrum Networks, LLC
M2M Spectrum Networks, LLC was founded for the purpose of building and operating the first licensed, nationwide wireless network dedicated to the rapidly emerging Machine-to-Machine industry. M2M SN, through its hardware and software vendors, is developing a wide-area, ubiquitous coverage, data radio system based on licensed spectrum and proprietary technology; purpose-built and dedicated solely to M2M applications for the long-term. M2M Spectrum Networks has locations in Phoenix, Arizona, New Hope, Pennsylvania, and Jacksonville, Florida. For more information, visit www.m2mspectrum.com.