Design & Innovation
Northpower fibre's open access fibre-optic network, allows for retail service providers to connect and introduces true competition into the telecommunications marketplace.
Indicative Build Timeframe
Commencing in Dec 2010 and finishing 2014, there are 5 phases starting with the CBD, Tikipunga, followed by southern and Maunu areas, then Kamo, ending with Riverside and Onerahi.
A population of nearly 52,000 which includes more than 2,000 business premises, over 300 medical and other healthcare services, and over 20 schools in the town.
Drive Economic Growth
Fibre to the premises enables good connectivity and increases potential for local businesses to compete in a wider range of markets - increasing productivity and profitability.