Communication project

Fort Jackson Cable Plant Installation

Columbia, SC | NextiraOne Federal

Department of the Army

Installed a large cable plant upgrade at this Army installation in South Carolina. After verifying the Army's design, MasTec performed the trenching, boring, manhole installation, and other network construction tasks to complete the backbone installation.

Scope of Work

This challenging project included: 108,000 feet of underground fiber-optic cable; 64,000 feet of underground copper cable; 241,000 feet of 4-inch PVC; more than 100 new 12-foot manholes; as well as building entrances and fiber to the first telecom closet at buildings throughout the fort.

Services Employed

  • Design/engineering validation, installation, integration, and turn-up
  • Testing
  • Project Management