TowerCo—a wireless infrastructure builder, manager and owner—has partnered with Midco, a fiber-focused company that provides backhaul to carriers, to expand broadband infrastructure in rural areas of the Great Plains states.
TowerCo will market and manage the Midco tower portfolio to enable communities in Great Plains states to expand wireless broadband infrastructure throughout the region. The Midco portfolio consists of over 80 sites in the Great Plains states, including Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota.
TowerCo owns, builds and manages a portfolio of communication towers and properties for colocation, including over 6000 land and rooftop assets and over 1300 owned and managed towers. The company has extensive experience working with wireless carriers, state agencies, municipalities, schools and private landowners.
“We’re pleased TowerCo is marketing the Midco portfolio of towers. We have high expectations for the partnership as we know the importance of providing space for broadband to serve rural America,” said Dave Giles, Midco’s general manager of fixed wireless.
Todd Boyer, CEO of TowerCo, said “The TowerCo team is excited to work in close partnership with Midco to market their growing portfolio of tower assets. We strive to enable faster expansion of broadband into rural areas through our predictable, flexible and expeditious colocation process. We’re committed to helping these communities expand their broadband and connect to what’s important to them through the Midco portfolio of towers and properties, all while helping carriers gain access to quick turnaround colocations.”
To search the Midco portfolio click here. A provider of reliable, high-speed internet via fiber and fixed wireless technology, Midco says by 2025 it will deploy 10G, the next great leap for broadband – while also expanding its fiber network to rural areas. The company also delivers TV services including MidcoSN (a regional sports network), phone, data center and advertising services, plus wholesale networking solutions. Midco fiber serves 460,000 homes and business in 400 communities in Kansas, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wisconsin.
Founded in 2004, TowerCo has extensive experience working with wireless carriers, state agencies, municipalities, schools and private landowners. Click here to learn more.