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Andrew Chosen to Provide In-Building Wireless Coverage for Airport Expansion in Dubai


Wednesday, June 14, 2006 by CommScope

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Westchester, IL, June 14, 2006 - Andrew Corporation, a global leader in communications systems and products, will provide an in-building network system for enhanced wireless signal coverage as part of a major expansion of the Dubai International Airport in the United Arab Emirates.

Andrew was chosen to provide a turnkey signal distribution system that will enable high-quality wireless services to passengers and employees in the new terminal, concourse and parking facilities being constructed. Andrew will design, install, integrate and test the system, which will include HELIAX® coaxial cables, RADIAX® radiating cables and Cell-Max™ indoor antennas.

"Andrew's in-building systems are in use at major facilities around the world and we are pleased to have the opportunity to provide our world-class capabilities as part of the major expansion at the Dubai airport," said Vick Khalil Mamlouk, managing director - Middle East, Andrew Corporation. "This noteworthy project adds to the significant momentum we have seen in the Middle Eastern market for our wireless products and systems."

Andrew offers a complete line of robust and field-proven distributed communications system solutions for difficult coverage areas, tunnels, metros and buildings, and has more than 15 years of experience in designing, installing, and managing large and complex radio frequency distribution systems for metropolitan railways, building owners, and public mobile radio and telephone operators throughout the world. Major projects include the Hong Kong metro, Dallas-Ft. Worth International Airport, Sydney Olympics, Montreal metro, Turin metro and Germany’s Inter-City Express high speed rail line.