2016

SITEC opens new Cambridge Headquarters

Sitec has invested in a new Headquarters in Cambridge Research Park – a sign of our ongoing expansion and commitment to our valued client base.

Adam Eatock, Director said: “The new 5000 sqft office space, surrounded by a lake and with views of a nature reserve, has helped us offer a better working environment.  We had totally filled our previous office through our expansion and it’s looking like we’ll rapidly fill the new one too!  Our aim is to attract the very best resource so we can continue to deliver in this challenging and exciting market place and our new HQ provides the ideal investment to encourage and retain such talent.”

Huawei Growth Supporting EE’s ESN Deployment

Last December, UK operator EE won a substantial contract from the government to provide 4G for the country’s emergency services and Sitec are actively supporting this in both the upgrade of existing sites to support the 4G technology, alongside the building of power and transmission resilience in to these sites. Chris Jones, Construction Director says: “The first half of 2017 will be pivotal in securing the commitment to ensure sufficient network coverage is deployed by September 2017; we have built a strong team to support and deliver this project and will continue to invest heavily to ensure we meet our clients timescales.”

EXPANSION OF SITEC FIXED DIVISION – FTTX Installations Underway

Sitec are commencing the planning and installation of high speed fibre into multiple dwelling units in the south-east. David Hawthorne, Director says: “We are delighted to have expanded our business in to this very exciting market place and where we see strong synergies with our other core activities in the wireless market. We are continuing to invest further to ensure we can deliver next year’s numbers and we relish the challenges ahead of us.”

Sitec Hits the Race Track!

“Through a friend of Charlie Butler-Henderson, Sitec’s logo makes an appearance on the series leading John Cooper Works Mini!!”

Sitec Logo on mini

Award Winning Sitec

Sitec win the 2016 Huawei Supplier Innovation award for their work on the EE and Vodafone networks.  Sitec were delighted to receive this award at the Huawei Partner Convention at the Royal Horseguards Hotel, where Huawei were also celebrating 15 years of working in the UK.

Booking Numbers See Massive Growth

Since September 2015, Sitec’s Bookings Department has completed 2244 sites visits and in November alone, completed 514 site visits. These were carried out across 11 different projects working on behalf of our valued clients, Huawei, Arqiva and CTIL.

 

Consequently, Sitec has increased its field engineer resource pool from 5 to 13 engineers and geographically has now carried out site surveys and electrical installation work across the length and breadth of UK.

SITEC Acquires Orbit Design

Sitec are delighted to announce that on the 1st March that they have acquired Orbit Design to bolster their expanding survey, design and project management divisions.  Orbit have a history of providing professional services to the telecoms  industry and are highly regarded by their clients.  Adam Eatock (Sitec Director) commented “We’ve worked with Orbit for a number of years and I am delighted that Orbit has now joined Sitec, this will enable us to expand our existing services whilst providing a base in Birmingham to complement our offices in Cambridge, Staines and Glasgow”. Steve Ryall (Orbit Director) said “We’ve worked with Sitec for a number of years and they are a natural fit for our business. We share the same ethos and passion for customer service and I look forward to supporting Sitec’s growth over the coming  years”.

 

Sitec is an ADC (Acquisition, Design and Construction) company offering services to the mobile network operators, vendors  and associated partners.  Sitec’s professional approach has enabled them to expand over the last 12 months to offer a fully integrated service that now includes DICI.

Huawei 2G Refresh Project

Huawei logo

As part of the ongoing nationwide project for EE,  Sitec have become a key partner in the enabling works required to upgrade the 2G network. Exceeding our target with more than 100 sites completed in the first three months.

Works have included both Rigging and Electrical involving upgrading of Antennas, MHAs, UCUs and installing PSUs.

2G refresh MHA

4G Services in the City’s Original Skyscraper

vodafone logo

Sitec, drawing on their previous experience with the Shard, provided their acquisition services to Vodafone to negotiate with the landlord to grant Vodafone the rights to install and operate an internal coverage scheme, covering all of the floors, at the iconic Tower 42 London office block. It was a lengthy process which involved 3 separate legal agreements to cover each aspect of the project. David Hawthorne Sitec’s Acquisition Director said “we are delighted that Vodafone are now ‘live’ within the building and are now able to offer their 4g services to the occupiers and users of T42”.

Tower 42