The Spark New Zealand (Spark NZ) Long-Term Evolution (LTE) 4G
Fulfilling Spark NZ’s strict delivery conditions required Aurecon to establish efficient delivery processes and high standards early on in the project. By using a Geographical Information Systems (GIS) mapping component, the project team improved its reporting process to Spark NZ, adding value to the client. The project team even went as far as ensuring risk mitigation for Spark NZ by undertaking detailed structural design and planning reviews of each site and by verifying the compliance of proposed solutions with both industry and the community.
The iPad-based software used by Aurecon for electronic data capture and online storage proved to be the company’s best innovation. Not only did it significantly improve overall project efficiency, but this tool also allowed the client to receive site audit data faster and in a format that could be readily manipulated to quantify 4G equipment requirements.
“By confirming site solutions quickly, the client could process bulk orders earlier in the
“Although this was a relatively simple way for us to add value to the project, it was key to fostering a close and ongoing partnership with Spark NZ,
Following the successful project completion, urban and rural communities across the country now experience a new standard of high-speed wireless mobile communication and data transfer at significantly faster speeds and with increased capacity.