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28 June 2018 The Rural Connectivity Group (RCG) has been busy making excellent progress in the Westland region with new mobile towers built and operational in Lake Wahapo and Haast, and plenty more underway. NZ Transport Agency contractors have also
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 7 May 2018 Today marks a significant date for residents of Haast as a long-awaited new 3G mobile tower is switched on and operational – finally connecting Haast to the rest of the country’s mobile network. Brett Jenkins from Downer
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3 May 2018 The Rural Connectivity Group (RCG) has been thinking outside the box and utilising an innovative drone solution when scoping out rural areas to build new cell towers. To date, five new cell sites on the West Coast
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19 April 2018 The Rural Connectivity Group (RCG) and the West Coast Regional Council are excited that new telecommunications infrastructure will soon be built near Lake Wahapo, bringing much needed mobile phone and data services to the area. The West
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