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This Company Has a Head Start in Providing Affordable High Speed Broadband Services in British Columbia
Urbanfibre Delivers Disruptive Internet, Voice, and Broadband Application Products Over its 200km High Speed Fibre-Optic Network Over the Next 12 months in Metro Vancouver and Victoria
In October 2015 Telus announced plans to roll out a $1 billion fibre optic network across Vancouver by 2018. Telus is hoping to lure consumers with 25Mbps to 150Mbps internet download speeds versus their current 15, 25 and 50Mbps offering. However, Telus may be well behind the curve by 2018.
One local Vancouver company has a significant head start, Urban Communications (UBN.V). Urban currently has 200km of Fibre Optic network running through numerous high density communities and is aggressively growing its subscriber base today.