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Equinor installing private LTE for improved communications at offshore wind farms

Yesterday, Nokia announced it has collaborated with systems integrator, NetNordic, to enter into a frame agreement with Equinor, one of the world’s leading producers of oil, gas and wind power, to deliver a private 4G and 5G-ready solution for Equinor’s international operations.

The eight-year frame agreement includes hardware, software, design, radio planning, implementation and support. Under the agreement, the private LTE network will be installed this summer at the 402-MW Dudgeon offshore wind farm and the 316-MW Sheringham Shoal offshore wind farm, located in the UK and both operated by Equinor.

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