Truevance to Provide Network Infrastructure Build-out for the Defense Research and Engineering Network
December 1, 2011 – Jacksonville, Florida
TrueNet Communications announced today that its operating subsidiary, Truevance Management, has been awarded a contract for outside plant (OSP) network infrastructure build-out for the Defense Research and Engineering Network (DREN) serving the Central Florida Research Park (CFRP). The contract is estimated to be worth approximately $225,000.
The new contract calls for the replacement of 19 ageing hand-holds and installation of 144 strands of single mode fiber covering approximately 3 miles on the CFRP campus, a thousand acre business park located adjacent to the University of Central Florida campus in Orlando. “We have done work for the University of Central Florida and with NAWCTSD (Naval Air Warfare Center Training System Division) which operates within NAVAIR (Naval Air Systems Command) for years,” explained Truevance Network Infrastructure Manager Davelin Young. “Our selection as the prime contractor for this prestigious project is a testament to our past performance and the great working relationship we have with all organizations involved in the project.”
Inaugurated in 1992, the Defense Research and Engineering Network (DREN) provides long haul communications service for the United States Department of Defense’s high-performance computing environment. DREN is operated and managed by Verizon Business Network Services, and connects more than 150 sites with WAN links at speeds up to OC-48 (2.5 Gbps) and 10 Gigabit Ethernet LAN drops.
About TrueNet Communications, Inc
TrueNet Communications is a leading provider of infrastructure planning, engineering and design, build, and technical support services throughout North America, Mexico and the Caribbean. TrueNet’s operating subsidiaries – Truevance Management, CCE Services, TrueNet Energy Solutions, and TBW Solutions – deliver their services to leading companies in the broadband, telecom, wireless, energy and enterprise markets. TrueNet is headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida. For additional information, please visit www.truenetcommunications.com or contact:
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