The build will span more than 500 route miles
along Interstate 70, a key transportation and commerce corridor.
Since 2013, Stealth has deployed over 27,000 fiber miles, representing 76 route miles
Union Pacific announced that it "continues to make significant progress implementing positive train control," stating that the company "will meet all required deadlines for installing PTC on its network." Between April 1, 2018, and August 17, 2018, Union Pacific's accomplishments included: Preparing additional track segments for PTC operations, bringing the total number of track segments to 180, or 99% complete; Educating more than 25,690 additional employees on PTC operations, or 97%; and increasing by approximately 1,020 the number of installed PTC route miles
, bringing the total number of route miles
in PTC operations to 11,920, or 70%, the company reported.
The acquisition adds 452 owned route miles
, plus additional leased route miles
, to Zayo's extensive North American network, including a unique, high-count fiber route from Minneapolis to Omaha.
The acquisition adds 22,000 fiber route miles
to Consolidated's network, making it the ninth largest fiber provider in the U.S., with more than 36,000 fiber route miles
Its dense regional fiber network comprises nearly 540,000 fiber strand miles, 5,700 fiber route miles
and more than 4,500 on-net locations.
In August 2013, Lightower first announced construction of more than 1,100 route miles
of fiber network blanketing most of Virginia.
Covering parts of Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama and Florida, the project requires over 1,650 route miles
and 14,000 fiber miles to connect 446 sites.
The contract adds 25,350 fiber miles (or 236 route miles
), bringing the total Tower Cloud route miles
in the area to 375.
The network expansion will add more than 800 route miles
to Zayo's owned long haul network which spans more than 16,000 route miles
across the United States and Europe.
BRITAIN once possessed one of the most extensive rail systems in the world - reaching a peak of 23,440 route miles