Building a Transport Fiber Network

Arkansas Electric Cooperative Corporation (AECC) is building a transport fiber network across the state of Arkansas in support of its smart grid and grid modernization efforts. This presentation will discuss the nuts and bolts of planning, designing and construction of 1800 miles of backbone fiber.

Speakers:

  • Robert McClanahan – VP/Chief Technology Officer – Arkansas Electric Cooperative Corporation
  • Gary Borgeson – Director, Fiber Operations – Arkansas Electric Cooperative Corporation