Government project

China Lake Naval Facility Cable Plant Design & Installation

Ridgecrest, CA | General Dynamics

Department of the Navy

Comprehensive design effort and installation of fiber optic network.

Scope of Work

MasTec placed work crews of up to 40 people on site at China Lake Naval Weapons Facility in California to perform trenching, boring, and installation of a fiber-optic backbone. The backbone interconnected dozens of buildings. OSP included more than 20,000 feet of cable plowing, more than 10,000 feet of machine digging through rock, and an additional 9,000 feet of regular trenching. MasTec received a letter of commendation from the Navy for this project.

Services Employed

  • Design, engineering, installation, integration, and turn-up
  • Trenching and boring
  • Testing
  • Project Management