Within Mainline Group’s Telecoms Division our highly qualified engineers have extensive knowledge of both fixed and wireless networks. With the advent of Next Generation Networks, we can respond to rapidly changing technical demands. We deliver innovative solutions including equipment transfer, engineering, and network services to our Clients.
When it comes to fixed line telecoms, our technical knowledge spans both core and access networks. Our range of services includes the planning, installation and commissioning of Next Generation Network M-SAN equipment, as well as the provision and uplift of access networks, including cabling, poling and civil works.
Mainline Group is the sole provider of repair, maintenance and coin collection services for over 2,000 payphone units and internet terminals nationally. We have worked hard together with our Client since 2008 to repeatedly deliver innovative solutions resulting in several cost savings.
Mainline Group has to date installed over 2,800 Wi-Fi hotspots for Eircom nationwide. Working together with the Client from conception stage, we agreed a pricing structure based on an open-book approach, and developed an in-house IT app based Job Management System (JMS) solution, with a Web access portal which enables the Client to receive live progress updates and reports.
Mainline Group has provided transmission design engineers to Vodafone/Netshare for over eight years. Currently we have seven engineers working at Vodafone’s HQ in Dublin. We also manage and configure Vodafone’s femtocell product “Sure Signal” and carry out drive testing of the Vodafone network following various network configurations.
Mainline Group completed a project to deliver 50 repeater site solutions throughout Ireland on a turnkey basis including planning, design and network integration.
Mainline Group is one of two national framework suppliers to ESB Telecoms for underground network maintenance and extensions to the network. To date we have completed over 15 projects nationwide, involving the construction of underground ducting, access chambers, as well as the installation of fibre optic cable, splicing, termination and testing.
Mainline Group previously supplied circa €20 million per annum of access network services to Eircom. As part of this contract, we successfully delivered services across all network components, from underground to kerbside to overhead.
Huawei – MSAN
(Multi Service Access Node) and Soft Switch Exchange installation, testing and commissioning including technical support. Mainline Group completed MSAN installations at more than 40 sites as part of the local loop unbundling programme for Smart Telecom and Eircom.
Mainline Group previously provided a design, build and maintenance fibre ducting service to E-net, as part of the Government’s national fibre broadband network roll-out in Ireland.