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Mimomax chosen as Salt River Project’s preferred vendor for 700MHz Field Area Network (FAN)
After extensive evaluation in the 700MHz Upper A-Block of both technical and company capability, Salt River Project has chosen Mimomax as its preferred vendor for SRP’s system engineering, design and supply of SRP’s 700 MHz Wireless Field Area Network (FAN).
Mimomax General Manager of North America, Paul Reid said “We are delighted that Salt River Project has chosen to work with Mimomax to provide an advanced wireless communications network that will be at the core of its grid modernization strategy. SRP is an exceptional organisation that has set a high standard that we have strived and succeeded to meet. As an entire company, Mimomax is driven to work alongside our customers to understand their needs and deliver practical and technically advanced solutions, this success is a testament to this ethos”.
The multi-tier Mimomax solution has been developed to optimize spectral efficiency, meet technical performance requirements and total cost of ownership. This speaks to the needs of the Utility market as a whole―more data, more smart infrastructure at a price point that is affordable.
In support of Salt River Project and rapidly growing North American customer base, Mimomax has opened new premises in North America. The new office will be located in Phoenix, Arizona. “Providing excellent customer support and service has always been at the forefront of the Mimomax offering, and it will continue to be as the organisation grows to meet the needs of the customers that have and will deploy Mimomax solutions” says Reid.
Mimomax specialises in ultra-spectrally efficient, low latency, low jitter, narrowband linking solutions for Mission Critical applications. Their Point-to-Point and Point-to-Multipoint radios utilise Multiple Input Multiple Output (MiMO) technology to provide increased capacity, reliable and secure communications across long paths even over difficult terrain.
Salt River Project is the largest provider of electricity to the greater Phoenix metropolitan area, providing service to more than 1 million customers. SRP also is the metropolitan area’s largest supplier of water, delivering about 800,000 acre-feet annually to agricultural, urban and municipal water users.
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