TV, Telephony and Internet for CSG
Tele Columbus and Chemnitzer Siedlungsgemeinschaft prolong cooperation
– Contract prolongation for around 5,000 homes
– Network expansion of 240 homes planned
– Signal delivery for additional 185 homes
Berlin/Chemnitz, 16. June 2020. The successful cooperation between Tele
Columbus and Chemnitzer Siedlungsgemeinschaft (CSG) will be continued. In relation to a prolongation agreement, Tele Columbus continuous to be the supplier for TV, Telephony and Internet for around 5,000 homes. Moreover an additional 240 homes will be connected as well going forward.
Based on this contract prolongation Chemnitz remains one of the largest multimedia networks within the Tele Columbus Group in the federal state of Saxony. Chemnitzer Siedlungsgemeinschaft and Tele Columbus Group agreed on the terms for prolonging to supply around 5,000 homes. Furthermore 240 new homes will be connected and in 185 homes Tele Columbus will be the new signal supplier and ensure a smooth handover for the tenants.
Tele Columbus’ network was upgraded with fibre last year and allows households access to digital radio and TV channels as well as fixed-line telephony and high-speed internet of up to 400 mbit/s.
“We are very happy to continue the successful cooperation with Chemnitzer Siedlungsgemeinschaft and would like to use this opportunity to thank our partners for their continued trust”, states Rüdiger Schmidt, Chief Sales Officer Housing Industry and Infrastructure at Tele Columbus AG.
“The value of a state-of-the-art fibre-based infrastructure on our premises has steadily increased over the past years. With Tele Columbus we have a partner on our side that significantly supports us in the digitalisation of our cooperative”, explains Ringo Lottig, member of the management board of Chemnitzer Siedlungsgemeinschaft.
Tele Columbus AG is one of Germany’s leading fibre network operators which reaches more than 3 million homes. Via its brand PŸUR, the Company, offers high-speed internet including telephony and more than 250 TV channels. All of this via a digital entertainment platform that combines linear TV with video on demand entertainment. To its housing association partners the Tele Columbus Group offers tailored models of cooperation and state-of-the-art services such as telemetric and tenant portals. As a full-service partner for municipalities and regional utilities, the Company is actively supporting the fibre-based infrastructure and broadband internet expansion in Germany. For its business customers the Group offers carrier services and corporate solutions on its proprietary fibre network. Besides its headquarter in Berlin, the Company has locations in Hamburg, Leipzig, Ratingen and Unterföhring/Munich. Since January 2015, Tele Columbus AG is listed on the regulated market (Prime Standard) of the Frankfurt Stock exchange.
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