Rising to the Challenge
In addition to quality new and refurbished equipment, E&M offers installation, engineering, logistics, and project management services. We handle all phases of installation, maintenance and engineering in central office and access cabinet environments. Our installation team is AT&T certified. We have a well-developed material supply chain and can provide the following services as turn-key projects or on a services-only basis:
Optical Transport – we have extensive expertise in many platforms including Cisco, Fujitsu, Lucent, Alcatel, Calix, Turin, Nortel and many others and with services such as installation, power provisioning, facility interfaces, test and turn-up, traffic cuts and circuit provisioning.
Optical Consolidation – we have certified techs that can complete optical consolidation projects with the Cisco 15600 and Alcatel-Lucent Lambda Unite platforms.
DCS Cuts – we have successfully completed the Lucent-Alcatel One Wilshire cut for TWTC for Jim Ackerman with high ratings. We have a well-trained and certified crew that we use on all DCS cuts. We have cut traffic from the T1 level to the OC48 level. We have made plans to create and train a second complete crew if the demand is there.
DCS Expansion – installation, growth and conversion. We have one of the best Alcatel 1631 crews in the nation and have installed several expansion projects for TWTC, USLEC, Paetec, and Windstream. Our knowledge, trouble-shooting abilities, and supply chain for the 1631 platform are unsurpassed.
DWDM and Ring Overlays – we have expertise in DWDM and CWDM technologies in the Cisco, Cyan, and Optelian platforms. Our knowledge of optical transport platforms has allowed us to complete many projects implementing these technologies in live systems for fiber optimization.
Infrastructure Buildout – we have extensive knowledge in infrastructure modifications including fiber duct, iron work, relay racks, cable management, collocation, etc. We can handle any project from small additions to ground-up design and implementation.
De-Installation Service – we have extensive experience in equipment removal, preservation, redeployment, storage, reselling and recycling. Our technicians are trained to preserve vital equipment and cabling and can handle anything from a single system to a full floor-swept central office decommission.
Other Central Office Services – we also have competence in many other areas of Central Office services such as bits clock installation, DSLAMs, office repeaters, DSX panel installation and wiring, BDFB expansion, battery replacement, etc.
In addition to these installation services , E&M Communications can provide quality services in many areas:
Asset Management and Warehousing – We provide services for inventory control, asset identification, and labeling. E&M Communications has over 3 warehouses with over 40,000 sqft of space dedicated to equipment storage for sale and redeployment. We have developed in-house bar coding for inventory control and proprietary software for re-use value assessment. We have negotiated considerable discounts with common carriers for logistical support.
Supply of new surplus and refurbished telecom equipment – E&M Communications has a reputation for supplying dependable telecom equipment at a reasonable price. Our vendor base has been developed over a quarter of a century and has a unique mix that allows us access to hard-to-find equipment. Our warranty policy and customer service are surpassed by no one in the reseller industry.
Repair and Return/Testing – E&M Communications has in-house testing and repair facilities for Alcatel, Fujitsu, Lucent, Cisco, CAC, Adtran, and many other manufacturers. In addition, we have developed a contract network for many other product lines.
Installation Logistical Support – E&M Communications has a well-established, economical installation supply chain with stock or access to power cable, all signal cables, optical fibers, infrastructure fiber duct and iron work, hardware, etc. We currently supply installation support to Time-Warner Telecom, Paetec, Windstream, and Fairpoint Communications.
These services are available to our nationwide customer base which includes many major telephone companies. If you need dependable, professional engineering and installation, E&M is a quality choice.