Unite Private Networks to open new office in Albuquerque,

Unite Private Networks (UPN), a provider of high-capacity, fiber-based communication networks, has announced a new office location in Albuquerque, New Mexico, the company said.

The company previously announced its entrance into the market earlier this year through the acquisition of existing Level 3 fiber assets, and the construction of the Albuquerque Public School (APS) network.

With these initial expenditures — the construction of APS´s network and the Level 3 fiber acquisition — UPN will invest nearly USD 50 million into expanding and upgrading the critical fiber communications infrastructure in Albuquerque. The local office will consist of 23 full-time employees and create approximately 100 construction jobs supporting the APS network build.

UPN provides high-bandwidth, fiber-based communications networks and services to schools, governments, carriers, data centers, hospitals, and enterprise business customers across a 21 state service area. Service offerings include dark and lit fiber, private line, optical Ethernet, Internet access, data center services, and other customized solutions. Headquartered in Kansas City, MO, UPN has been providing customer focused communications solutions since 1998. For more information, visit www.uniteprivatenetworks.com.