Project Updates

Project Update - Week ending 23rd October 2015

23rd October 2015


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Completed cabinet list

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Cabinet  1 on the  BILLINGBOROUGH exchange

Cabinet  10 on the CAISTOR exchange

Cabinet  4 on the DOWSBY exchange

Cabinet  3 on the EAST KIRKBY exchange

Cabinet 4 on the FOLKINGHAM exchange

Cabinet  6 on the LONG BENNIGTON exchange

Cabinet 10 on the SCOTTER exchange

Cabinet 28 on the SLEAFORD exchange

Cabinet 1 on the WITHAM ON THE HILL exchange

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Delayed cabinets

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Bainton 4 – Cabinet being stood in position today. Booked in for power connection 28/10/15

Bardney 6 – DELAYED – this cabinet will not be completed until quarter of October – December; new duct required over the bridge. 15/10/15 Bridge work to commence 12/11/15

Bassingham 4 - only requires power now, booked in for 10/11/15

Billinghay 6 - will be enabled next quarter, before the end of December

Birchwood 63- DELAYED – this cabinet will not be completed until October. BT cabling late August - ongoing

Buckminster 7 - Overlay works (on poles) required expected delivery in this quarter, before the end of September. DELAY - Delays in cabinet build due to agreement of Sunday working/road closure. Likely completion mid-October. Sundays works still required

Burgh on Bain 3 & 4 - Power wayleaves required. Ongoing discussions with landowner

Chapel St Leonards 12 – No change but BT are meeting with the Developer (Keir Homes) today

Cranwell 2 - This cab should be ready for service this quarter

Cranwell 5 – This cab should be ready for service this quarter

Gosberton 5 – Issues with bridge resolved - should be ready for service this quarter

Grantham 16 - SHIFTED - Expected delivery between October and December. Civils work commenced 09/10/2015

Grantham 21– Wayleave issue now resolved. Should be ready for service by the end of November

Grantham 34 – Chasing new date with power company for works under traffic management

Holbeach St Johns 1 - DELAYED - All poles erected at the weekend, waiting remedial civils work likely to be RFS October - November due to size of the PON

Huttoft 1 - works are currently in progress

Huttoft 3 - Fibre needs to be provided - estimated at the beginning of November

Kirton 5 (amalgamated with 13) - Should be RFS early October as big copper job (De-load / Re-load with cab 13)

Kirton 8 - engineers are working on this today

Langrick 1– Expected physical completion early November

Lincoln 76 SHIFTED - Now expected late quarter 3, November - December 2015

Lincoln 132 SHIFTED – Now expected late quarter 3, November - December 2015

Lincoln 133 - New duct to be installed to allow provision of Copper and Fibre. Work commencing late October

Long Sutton 4 - DSLAM needs moving

Metheringham 1 - Power connection date has had to be changed as a new source has been identified which required a road crossing - estimated for 12/11/15 Ready for service estimated late November

Metheringham 6 - Power connection date has been changed - now estimated for 12/11/15

Metherinham 14 - Digby - this is being planned and is in the system at present.

Old Leake 6 – Civils issues are ongoing - expected to be ready for service mid-December

Normanby By Spital 2 – DELAY - cabinet failed commissioning tests. With Huawei to resolve. Huawei at site 26/10/15

North Somercotes 3 - Cabinet has been moved to facilitate new development

South Cockerington 2 - overlay works in progress (over poles)

Spalding 50– Engineers are booking in the power connection with their contractors - Date to be agreed.

Spalding 16 & 26– DELAYED - Completion will probably be in November, new duct required

Spalding 45 – DELAYED. New position agreed to avoid wayleave - now likely to be delivered between October and December

Spilsby 1- DELAYED - De-load / Re-load and road closure.

Spilsby 4 - Just needs power and certification. Working with power company to get dates for this. Estimated for delivery 14/11/15

Swaton 2 & 3 - . HA originally rejected location for Swaton 3; we now have agreement on location. Estimated cab stand date 12/11/15

Swinderby 1 - Planner has released fibres BT can use - expected ready for service mid-December


Torksey 3 - Job in progress, waiting for gas board Western Power meeting before work can be completed

Wickenby 2 – Road crossing complete, chasing connection date with power company

Withern 1- Cabinet is stood, overlay for copper and light programmed in for this week. Estimation to be powered 22/10/15

Witham on the Hill 2 - should be RFS approximately 06/11/15

October process


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