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Project Update - Week ending 24th July 2015

24th July 2015

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Cabinet 13 on the BOURNE exchange

Cabinet 2 on the MAREHAM LE FEN exchange

Cabinet 2 on the TETFORD exchange

Cabinet E3 on the TORKSEY 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   24/07/15 remaining cabling is progressing slowly alongside traffic management

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 24/07/15 No change

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 24/07/15 road closure required for duct over bridge. No change.

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 24/07/15 No change

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 24/07/15 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 24/07/2015 only awaiting certificate. Should be ready for service within a week. Approx. two weeks after this, products can be ordered from it.

Birchwood 63 - DELAYED – this cabinet will not   be completed until quarter of October - December 24/07/15 no change. Cabling started but expected completion as per previous.

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 24/07/15 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 24/07/15 - awaiting commisioning

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  24/07/15 No change

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.  24/07/15 No change

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.  24/07/15   No change

Cranwell 2 - Delays linked to Ministry of   Defence property and survey for Dslam now complete and with planning.   10/07/15 No change 24/07/15 wayleave required for new DSLAM cabinet. Contact made with MOD and discussions are due next week

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 24/07/15 second survey completed Tuesday. Awaiting formal survey return.

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. 24/07/15 No change

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  24/07/15 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   23/07/15 fully cabled. Should be RFS by end of month/first week Aug (Services should be available beginning of August)

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.23/07/15 Network Rail engineer on leave. Will chase again next week.

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 24/07/15 No change

Grantham 21– Just needs power and Light -   completion July 17/07/15 Power wayleave still required - chasing with power company 24/07/15 No change

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 23/07/15 Still awaiting date

Holbeach St Johns 1 - DELAYED – Will not be   complete until July – September 10/07/15 No Change 17/07/2015 - no change 24/07/15 No change

Honington 1 – power provision ongoing – long   route which has meant delays. 10/07/15 Power connection date 15th Aug 24/07/15 No change

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. 24/07/15 Ready for service - should be excepting orders in two weeks from now

Horsington R1 – Ready for Service. Should be accepting orders in the coming weeks. 24/07/15 No change

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 24/07/15 No change

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 24/07/15 one DSLAM still to build. Likely delivery now   mid-August.

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  24/07/15 No change

Langrick 2 – this cabinet should be enabled by   the end of the month  24/07/15 No change

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. 24/07/15 No change

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. 24/07/15 No change

Normanby By Spital 2 – High cost power - quote   approved; with WPD 10/07/2015 Just waiting power 24/07/15 No change - delivery expected before the end of September

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. 24/07/15 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.  24/07/15 No change

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 FURTHER DELAY - Completion will probably be in November

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 24/07/15 No change

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.  24/07/15 No change

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  24/07/15 No change

Whaplode Drove 5 - 24/07/15 ready for service. Should be availalble to take orders within two weeks

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  24/07/15 No change

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  24/07/15 No change


 progress july




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