B3 Future Technologies Joins FTTH Council Europe

By B3 Future Technologies b3ft, PRNE
Tuesday, June 21, 2011

MANCHESTER, England, June 22, 2011 -

B3 Future Technologies (B3FT), a global manufacturer of optical
fibre solutions, today announced that it has become a member of the
FTTH Council Europe.

The appointment will see B3FT act in an advisory capacity for
organisations seeking guidance on fibre optic cables and other
components that are needed during the deployment of next generation

Fibre-to-the-Home (FTTH) Council Europe works to accelerate the
adoption of fibre to homes and businesses throughout Europe. Its
members bring a wealth of experience to the organisation and use
their knowledge to help businesses who are considering deploying an
FTTH network.

Kevin Samuel, commercial director at B3FT said: “We have many
years’ experience of providing solutions to some of the world’s
leading telecoms providers.

“We are delighted at becoming members of the FTTH Council Europe
as this will enable us to use our extensive experience to help
promote the use of fibre for the delivery of high-speed

All members of the council are experts in their own field and
can offer crucial advice at the early stages of planning FTTH
networks from demographic analysis to deployment strategies and
types of funding.

B3FT is at the forefront of optical fibre provision,
encompassing cabling and infrastructure products for city-wide,
access and in-building communications networks.

It has a major manufacturing operation in Manchester as well as
facilities and consultants across Europe, the Middle East and Far
East that support a global customer base which includes BT, Eircom
and Telefonica.

About B3:

B3 is a global manufacturer of copper and optical fibre cable
solutions. Its product offering encompasses cabling and
infrastructure products for all sectors - industry, commerce,
education, healthcare and fibre to the home.

The company is headquartered in Manchester, UK and is one of the
world’s most established cable manufacturers with a wide range of
network operations across Europe, Asia and the Middle East.

Founded in 2009, and with an annual turnover of £130 million, B3
FT’s global customer base includes BT, Eircom and Telefonica.



For media information:Fiona Whyatt, Bell Pottinger North, Tel: +44(0)1625-506444, fwhyatt at bellpottingernorth.co.uk

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