Taking care of business
Advantex Network Solutions has completed a £150,000 contract to supply the IT and telecoms for one of the North East’s most eco-friendly sustainable buildings.The company has worked closely with The Beacon Partnership on the development of The Beacon, which is at the former West Road Fire Station on the Westgate Road.
A range of advanced systems have been delivered by Advantex which will support tenants moving into the new business start-up and incubator units at The Beacon.
All the necessary data, IT and telecoms cabling, infrastructure has been designed and installed by Advantex as well as training and after sales support.
Working in partnership with The Beacon Partnership and with support from the European Regional Development Fund, The Beacon is a £6.5m flagship enterprise centre that opened its doors in early 2012.
The building has been designed to bring together a range of business support services under one roof and provides facilities for enterprise, training and education including flexible desk and IT facilities.