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Project Update - Week ending 10th July 2015

10th July 2015

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Cabinet 3 on the ANCASTER exchange

Cabinet 1 on the LAUGHTON exchange

Cabinet 2 on the MARTIN exchange


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Delayed cabinets

Ancaster 4 – Natural England now given Ok to start. Traffic management applied for to start works. 5.4Km of network to cable. 05/06/15 No Change – awaiting traffic management permission. 12/06/15 Cabling has been started and is ongoing 03/07/15 Cabling is ongoing 10/07/15 Cabling ongoing 4K  completed 1.5K left  

Bainton 4 –Currently with planners, BT will push for early completion 05/06/15 BT are chasing planners for progression 12/06/15 Still with planning team 03/07/15 No change in situation 10/07/2015 No change, BT chasing planning for a resolution

Bardney 6 – DELAYED – this cabinet will not be completed until quarter of October – December 10/07/15 Meeting held again this week Ref New Duct over bridge Oct - Dec still completion period

Billingborough 1 - Cabinet 1 has some planning delays associated and BT are moving to resolve as soon as possible. We will update within the next week or so on progress. 10/07/15 Planning issues are still being dealt with. We are hoping to have timescales for this in the coming weeks

Billingborough 5 – currently taking orders but we are aware of issues associated with this cabinet and Billingborough 5 and are trying to remedy these as soon as possible

Birchwood 38 - New duct laid and blown fibre tubing provided. Cab stand with contractor. Will urge for completion early July. 10/07/15 Cabinet will be stood between now and the 18th July

Birchwood 63 - DELAYED – this cabinet will not be completed until quarter of October - December

Birchwood 72 - Just needs copper and Light - should be completed before the end of this month. 10/07/15 Cabinet has a land wayleave issue but the entire network is proven.

Bottesford 5 – Should be completed by the end of the month. Just needs fibre linking up to it. 10/07/15 Looking to connect fibre this Sunday

Buckminster 7 - Road crossing was completed at the weekend and now working on cabling    

Chapel St Leonards 12 – Shifted in plan. Now expected to be excepting orders in August, 10/07/15 – no change

Corby Glen 1 & 2 – Traffic management authorisation has caused these to be delayed. Set to be delivered this quarter, before the end of September.   10/07/15 Traffic management issues remain. Trying to rectify

Cranwell 2 - Delays linked to Ministry of Defence property and survey for Dslam now complete and with planning. 10/07/15 No change

Cranwell 5 – No longer shifted to August -  this cabinet should be enabled before the end of the month as now only needs fibre connecting to it. 10/07/15 POSSIBLE DELAY The structure may need to be moved.

Folkingham 1 – this cabinet should be enabled before the end of the month 10/07/15 No change

Folkingham 3 – shifted slightly in plan due to delays. Should be enabled before the end of September 10/07/15 No change

Fulbeck 3 – this cabinet should be enabled before the end of the month. Just needs fibre feeding to it. 10/07/15 Still Aiming for end of Month. Cabling and trenching ongoing

Gosberton 5 – BT have agreed a method for spanning the bridge and are waiting for details of this work before it can be included in the engineers work stack. 05/06/15 No change 12/06/15 – overlay works have been issued to engineers. 03/07/15 ongoing 10/07/15 Ongoing Will has asked for meeting with highways and Bridge people to try and move it forward

Grantham 16 - New duct on Road Crossing requiring a road closure. Engineers are still waiting for dates for when this can be completed. 10/07/15 No Change

Grantham 21 – Just needs power and Light - completion July

Grantham 34 – 500mts power which will delay enablement until July according to Western Power. 12/06/15 No change 03/07/15 works are with Western Power 10/07/15 No Change

Holbeach St Johns 1 - DELAYED – Will not be complete until July – September 10/07/15 No Change

Honington 1 – power provision ongoing – long route which has meant delays. 10/07/15 Power connection date 15th Aug

Honington 603 – this cabinet should be enabled by the end of the month. Currently awaiting power connection and certification. 10/07/15 Power connection was booked in for yesterday

Horsington R1 – Ready for Service. Should be accepting orders in the coming weeks.

Kirton 5 (amalgamated with 13) - work is with the engineers and is still pending. 05/06/15 No change 12/06/15 Awaiting overlay works for copper cable 03/07/15 ongoing 10/07/15 Still Waiting Duct work to Link these

Knipton 1 & 3 – these cabinets should be enabled by the end of the month. 10/07/15 Duct works continuing at present

Langrick 1 – DELAY linked to new duct over bridge which requires various meeting with Bridge engineers and Contractors. 10/07/15 Meeting held this week to try and progress duct over Bridge

Langrick 2 – this cabinet should be enabled by the end of the month

Lincoln 76 - this cabinet should be enabled by the end of the month

Lincoln 132 – Shifted in the plan - due for deployment July – September 2015

Lincoln 133 - New duct required between existing cabinet and new cabinet 03/07/15 - ongoing 10/07/15 Waiting for job to come through from planning to deal with copper ties

Old Leake 1, 3, 4, 5, 6 – DELAYED – Will not be complete until July – September. Spine work is progressing but slowly working with traffic management clearing blockages. 10/07/15 Still progressing with blockage clearance. Old Leake 5 will be considerably delayed as a road closure required for this which requires 13 week notice.

Normanby By Spital 2 – High cost power - quote approved; with WPD 10/07/2015 Just waiting power

Risegate 3 – should be ready to take orders in the coming weeks. This cabinet is ‘ready for service.’ Waiting for computer systems to be updated. 10/07/15 All work completed just waiting for the resolution of a systems issue

Sleaford 28 - Looking to use an existing fibre to expedite delivery. This cabinet should be completed by the end of this quarter, before the end of September. 10/07/15 No Change

Spalding 50 – Shuttering complete. With WPD to resource. End june / early July 10/07/15 No Change

Spalding 16 & 26 – DELAYED. Should be completed by the end of this quarter, before the end of September 10/07/15 No Change

Spalding 45 – DELAYED. Will be completed towards the end of this quarter, around September time. 10/07/15 one section of Duct overlay (overhead wiring) required

Spilsby 1- only requires copper and fibre feeding to it now. Should be completed soon. 10/07/15 The cabinet may need to be moved - meeting with highways

Sudbrooke Park 18 – Direct labour engineers on with now, expected delievery 1st week of July 10/07/2015 Cabling delayed on final section linked to TM

Wickenby 2 – works are currently progressing to feed fibre to new structure. 10/07/15 The cabinet is due to be stood between the 14th and 24th June. All ducting has been proved. 88m of fibre remaining to be jointed.

Withern 1,3 & 4 - these cabinet should be enabled by the end of the month 10/07/15 Still on target but one cabinet is waiting a duct overlay (overhead wiring) section.



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