Orange

Type

Type 1: Commercial partnership

Sector of the company/organisation

Telecommunication Services

Name of activity/project (or solution offered)

A 100% connected Subway in Málaga

Relevant urban sustainability topic

lifestyles (sustainable consumption, recreation, leisure,…)

Start year

2015

Brief project summary

Málaga will be connected to the mobile network, even in its subway tunnels, thanks to an agreement signed by Orange and the Metro de Málaga transport company.

Short activity description

The 17 stations on lines 1 and 2 of the city's subway system, 12 of which are underground, and all their platforms and tunnels will have 2G, 3G and 4G coverage by June 30. This is an investment of around 300,000 euros that will benefit the projected 4.9 million passengers in 2015 , making their journeys more enjoyable.

Offering enhanced connectivity in all locations where the Group operates is the first of the five components of the Essentials2020 strategic plan presented on March 17. It provides for the launch of 4G in 20 countries, the preparation of 5G and even the marketing of the new-generation voice and renewal of the networks by 2018.

Title

Emperor of the Universe