Bell Aliant brings FibreOP to 22,000 more homes and businesses in New Brunswick
SAINT JOHN, NB, Feb. 19, 2013 /CNW/ - Bell Aliant Inc. (TSX: BA) continues its
New Brunswick FibreOP expansion, adding eight new communities throughout the
province in early 2013. The $12-million investment will bring this
state-of-the-art technology to approximately 22,000 homes and businesses
throughout New Brunswick.
Residential and business customers in Dalhousie, St. Stephen, Beresford,
Petit-Rocher, Tracadie-Sheila, Caraquet, Shippagan, and Sackville will soon
have access to Atlantic Canada's top Internet speeds and best TV service.
"We're excited to continue our FibreOP rollout in New Brunswick," said Andre
LeBlanc, vice president, residential markets, Bell Aliant."FibreOP means
having the fastest Internet speeds in Atlantic Canada and the best TV product
in the market with more than 100 HD channels, the best Whole Home PVR, and
amazing apps for, Facebook, Twitter, Galaxie Music and more. With a FibreOP
bundle, customers save on the best of everything."
Bell Aliant's 100 per cent fibre-to-the-home network is already available
across New Brunswick in Woodstock, Saint John, Fredericton, Greater Moncton,
Bathurst, Grand Falls, Sussex, Edmundston, Campbellton, Hampton, and
Bell Aliant was the first in Canada to cover an entire city with
fibre-to-the-home. By the end of 2013, Bell Aliant will have extended this
state-of-the-art network to approximately 800,000 homes and businesses in its
Service will be available by the end of February in Sackville, Beresford, and
Petit-Rocher, with service launching in other communities throughout the
spring. For more information or to pre-register, visit
www.bellaliant.net/FibreOP, or call 1-866-FIBREOP (1-866-342-7367).
About Bell Aliant
Bell Aliant (TSX: BA) is one of North America's largest regional
communications providers and the first company in Canada to cover an entire
city with fibre-to-the-home (FTTH) technology with its FibreOP™ services.
Through its operating entities, it serves customers in six Canadian provinces
with innovative information, communication and technology services including
voice, data, Internet, video and value-added business solutions. Bell Aliant's
employees deliver the highest quality customer service, choice and
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