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Project Update - Week ending 17th July 2015

17th July 2015

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Completed cabinet list

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Cabinet 2 on the BINBROOK exchange

Cabinet 45 on the BIRCHWOOD exchange

Cabinet E2 on the CORRINGHAM exchange

Cabinet 2 on the FOSDYKE exchange

Cabinet 1 on the FULSTOW exchange

Cabinet 114 on the LINCOLN exchange

Cabinet 3 on the RISEGATE exchange

Cabinet 3 on the SOUTH RAUCEBY exchange

Cabinet 1 on the TORKSEY exchange

Cabinet 2 on the TYDD exchange


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Delayed cabinets

Ancaster 4 – Natural England now given Ok to start. Traffic management applied for to start works. 5.4Km of network to cable. 05/06/15 No Change – awaiting traffic management permission. 12/06/15 Cabling has been started and is ongoing 03/07/15 Cabling is ongoing 10/07/15 Cabling ongoing 4K  completed 1.5K left 17/07/15 - still ongoing

Bainton 4 –Currently with planners, BT will push for early completion 05/06/15 BT are chasing planners for progression 12/06/15 Still with planning team 03/07/15 No change in situation 17/07/15 No change, BT chasing planning for a resolution

Bardney 6 – DELAYED – this cabinet will not be completed until quarter of October – December 10/07/15 Meeting held again this week Ref New Duct over bridge Oct - Dec still completion period

Billingborough 1 - Cabinet 1 has some planning delays associated and BT are moving to resolve as soon as possible. We will update within the next week or so on progress. 10/07/15 Planning issues are still being dealt with. We are hoping to have timescales for this in the coming weeks 17/07/15 - still awaiting timescales

Billingborough 5 – currently taking orders but we are aware of issues associated with this cabinet and Billingborough 5 and are trying to remedy these as soon as possible 17/07/15 No change

Birchwood 38 - New duct laid and blown fibre tubing provided. Cab stand with contractor. Will urge for completion early July. 10/07/15 Cabinet will be stood between now and the 18th July 17/07/15 Looking ready for infrastucture completion in four weeks

Birchwood 63 - DELAYED – this cabinet will not be completed until quarter of October - December

Birchwood 72 - Just needs copper and Light - should be completed before the end of this month. 10/07/15 Cabinet has a land wayleave issue but the entire network is proven. 17/07/15 No change

Bottesford 5 – Should be completed by the end of the month. Just needs fibre linking up to it. 10/07/15 Looking to connect fibre this Sunday 17/07/15 Infrastructure is complete. Should be able to accept orders in approx. 2 weeks

Buckminster 7 - Road crossing was completed at the weekend and now working on cabling 17/07/15 Sunday required for stand up of cabinet. Expected delivery in this quarter, before the end of September

Chapel St Leonards 12 – Shifted in plan. Now expected to be excepting orders in August, 10/07/15 – no change 17/07/15 Wayleave outstanding with developer.

Corby Glen 1 & 2 – Traffic management authorisation has caused these to be delayed. Set to be delivered this quarter, before the end of September.   10/07/15 Traffic management issues remain. Trying to rectify 17/07/15 A1+ insist on 3 month notice for blockages either side of A1. Expected delivery this quarter.

Cranwell 2 - Delays linked to Ministry of Defence property and survey for Dslam now complete and with planning. 10/07/15 No change

Cranwell 5 – No longer shifted to August -  this cabinet should be enabled before the end of the month as now only needs fibre connecting to it. 10/07/15 POSSIBLE DELAY The structure may need to be moved. 17/07/15 No change

Folkingham 1 – this cabinet should be enabled before the end of the month 10/07/15 No change 17/07/15 2 additional blockages to be cleared, cabinet expected to be live mid August.

Folkingham 3 – shifted slightly in plan due to delays. Should be enabled before the end of September 10/07/15 No change 17/07/15 no change

Fulbeck 3 – this cabinet should be enabled before the end of the month. Just needs fibre feeding to it. 10/07/15 Still Aiming for end of Month. Cabling and trenching ongoing 17/07/15 no change

Gosberton 5 – BT have agreed a method for spanning the bridge and are waiting for details of this work before it can be included in the engineers work stack. 05/06/15 No change 12/06/15 – overlay works have been issued to engineers. 03/07/15 ongoing 10/07/15 Ongoing Will has asked for meeting with highways and Bridge people to try and move it forward work still with Network Rail. 17/07/15 Chasing for meeting to agree way forward.

Grantham 16 SHIFTED- New duct on Road Crossing requiring a road closure. Engineers are still waiting for dates for when this can be completed. 10/07/15 No Change 17/07/15 SHIFTED - Expected delievery between October and December 2015

Grantham 21– Just needs power and Light - completion July 17/07/15 Power wayleave still required - chasing with power company

Grantham 34 – 500mts power which will delay enablement until July according to Western Power. 12/06/15 No change 03/07/15 works are with Western Power 10/07/15 No Change 17/07/15 chasing new date with power company for works under traffic management

Holbeach St Johns 1 - DELAYED – Will not be complete until July – September 10/07/15 No Change 17/07/2015 - no change

Honington 1 – power provision ongoing – long route which has meant delays. 10/07/15 Power connection date 15th Aug

Honington 603 – this cabinet should be enabled by the end of the month. Currently awaiting power connection and certification. 10/07/15 Power connection was booked in for yesterday 17/07/2015 - Power certification failed, secondary earth rod required, now expected live end August.

Horsington R1 – Ready for Service. Should be accepting orders in the coming weeks.

Kirton 5 (amalgamated with 13) - work is with the engineers and is still pending. 05/06/15 No change 12/06/15 Awaiting overlay works for copper cable 03/07/15 ongoing 10/07/15 Still Waiting Duct work to Link these

Knipton 1 & 3 – these cabinets should be enabled by the end of the month. 10/07/15 Duct works continuing at present 17/07/15 no change

Langrick 1– DELAY linked to new duct over bridge which requires various meeting with Bridge engineers and Contractors. 10/07/15 Meeting held this week to try and progress duct over Bridge 17/07/15 Meeting held and awaiting programme data from supplier

Langrick 2 – this cabinet should be enabled by the end of the month

Lincoln 76 SHIFTED- this cabinet should be enabled by the end of the month. DELAYED - Now expected late quarter 3, November - December 2015

Lincoln 132 SHIFTED – Shifted in the plan - due for deployment July – September 2015DELAYED - Now expected late quarter 3, November - December 2015

Lincoln 133 - New duct required between existing cabinet and new cabinet 03/07/15 - ongoing 10/07/15 Waiting for job to come through from planning to deal with copper ties 17/07/15 - delivery expected before the end of September

Old Leake 1, 3, 4, 5, 6 – DELAYED – Will not be complete until July – September. Spine work is progressing but slowly working with traffic management clearing blockages. 10/07/15 Still progressing with blockage clearance. Old Leake 5 will be considerably delayed as a road closure required for this which requires 13 week notice. 17/07/15 Cabinet 1,3 and 4 expected this quarter, before the end of September. Cabinet 5 requires road closure and 6 has extensive overlay requirements.

Normanby By Spital 2 – High cost power - quote approved; with WPD 10/07/2015 Just waiting power

Sleaford 28 - Looking to use an existing fibre to expedite delivery. This cabinet should be completed by the end of this quarter, before the end of September. 10/07/15 No Change 17/07/15 no change

Spalding 50– Shuttering complete. With WPD to resource. End june / early July 10/07/15 No Change 17/07/15 Pushing for power this quarter

Spalding 16 & 26– DELAYED. Should be completed by the end of this quarter, before the end of September 10/07/15 No Change 17/07/2015 no change

Spalding 45 DELAYED. Will be completed towards the end of this quarter, around September time. 10/07/15 one section of Duct overlay (overhead wiring) required 17/07/15 New position agreed to avoid wayleave - now likely to be delivered between October and December

Spilsby 1- only requires copper and fibre feeding to it now. Should be completed soon. 10/07/15 The cabinet may need to be moved - meeting with highways 17/07/15 SHIFTED Now will not be completed October - December as cabinet needs to be rebuilt.

Sudbrooke Park 18 – Direct labour engineers on with now, expected delievery 1st week of July 10/07/2015 Cabling delayed on final section linked to TM

Wickenby 2 – works are currently progressing to feed fibre to new structure. 10/07/15 The cabinet is due to be stood between the 14th and 24th June. All ducting has been proved. 88m of fibre remaining to be jointed. 17/07/15 Expected delivery this quarter, should be able to order services before September 2015

Withern 1,3 & 4 - these cabinet should be enabled by the end of the month 10/07/15 Still on target but one cabinet is waiting a duct overlay (overhead wiring) section. no change



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