CityFibre Announces First Contract from Vodafone

Presswire

[PRESSWIRE] LONDON - 6 October, 2015 -- CityFibre (AIM:CFHL), a leading designer, builder, owner, and operator of fibre optic infrastructure in UK towns and cities, is pleased to announce the first contract under a Master Services Agreement (MSA) with Vodafone Limited.

The MSA sets out standard contractual terms under which CityFibre may supply fibre connectivity to parts of Vodafone UK’s national estate of mobile cell site locations, selected corporate customer locations, as well as additional interexchange connectivity to support the enhancement of its national network.

The first call-off under the agreement is in the City of York, utilizing CityFibre’s existing 120km York CORE metro fibre network.

Greg Mesch, Chief Executive of CityFibre, commented:

“This contract from Vodafone marks yet another important milestone for CityFibre, following two years of engagement and negotiations with this important new partner. As an approved supplier to Vodafone, CityFibre now has the opportunity to bring enhanced pure fibre connectivity to Vodafone’s customers. Furthermore, the addition of Vodafone to our partner ecosystem means that CityFibre has now secured trading relationships with the majority of Tier 1 service providers in the business and mobile connectivity markets.”

Contacts

CityFibre Infrastructure Holdings plc
www.cityfibre.com
Greg Mesch, Chief Executive Officer
Tel: 0845 293 0774
Terry Hart, Chief Financial Officer
James Enck, Head of Investor Relations
Tel: 0333 150 6283
or
finnCap (Nomad and Joint Broker)
www.finncap.com
Stuart Andrews / Christopher Raggett (Corporate Finance)
Tel: 020 7220 0500
Simon Johnson (Corporate Broking)
or
Liberum (Joint Broker)
www.liberum.com
Steve Pearce / Steven Tredget / Richard Bootle
Tel: 020 3100 2000
or
Vigo Communications
www.vigocomms.com
Jeremy Garcia / Fiona Henson
Tel: 020 7016 9570