By John Celentano, Inside Towers Business Editor
Tower, based in Beijing, continues its large-scale growth at a very
fast pace. Through the first half of 2021, the company reported that its
base of towers grew to 2.035 million, adding a net 12,000 towers to the
2.023 million at the end of 2020.
Perhaps more significantly, in that same six-month period, the company claims it installed approximately 256,000 5G cell sites throughout the country. As of June 30, the total 5G installed base is an estimated 1,022,000 cell sites.
The company says that through the first half of 2021, its new construction and upgrade activities were focused on its “One Core and Two Wings” strategy. Continue Reading