Andrew Corporation, a global leader in communications systems and
products, will provide an in-building network system for enhanced
wireless signal coverage as part of a major expansion of the Dubai
International Airport in the United Arab Emirates.
Andrew was chosen to provide a turnkey signal distribution system that
will enable high quality wireless services to passengers and employees
in the new terminal, concourse, and parking facilities being
constructed. Andrew will design, install, integrate, and test the
system, which will include HELIAX(R) coaxial cables, RADIAX(R) radiating
cables, and Cell-Max(TM) indoor antennas.
"Andrew's in-building systems are in use at major facilities around the
world and we are pleased to have the opportunity to provide our
world-class capabilities as part of the major expansion at the Dubai
airport," said Vick Khalil Mamlouk, managing director--Middle East,
Andrew Corporation. "This noteworthy project adds to the significant
momentum we have seen in the Middle Eastern market for our wireless
products and systems."
Andrew offers a complete line of robust and field-proven distributed
communications system solutions for difficult coverage areas, tunnels,
metros, and buildings, and has more than 15 years of experience in
designing, installing, and managing large and complex radio frequency
distribution systems for metropolitan railways, building owners, and
public mobile radio and telephone operators throughout the world. Major
projects include the Hong Kong metro, Dallas-Ft. Worth International
Airport, Sydney Olympics, Montreal metro, Turin metro, and Germany's
Inter-City Express high speed rail.
About Andrew Corporation
Andrew Corporation (NASDAQ:ANDW) designs, manufactures, and delivers
innovative and essential equipment and solutions for the global
communications infrastructure market. The company serves operators and
original equipment manufacturers from facilities in 35 countries. Andrew
headquartered in Westchester, IL, is an S&P 500 company founded in 1937.
Forward Looking Statements
Some of the statements in this news release are forward looking
statements and we caution our stockholders and others that these
statements involve certain risks and uncertainties. Factors that may
cause actual results to differ from expected results include
fluctuations in commodity costs, the company's ability to integrate
acquisitions and to realize the anticipated synergies and cost savings,
the effects of competitive products and pricing, economic and political
conditions that may impact customers' ability to fund purchases of our
products and services, the company's ability to achieve the cost savings
anticipated from cost reduction programs, fluctuations in foreign
currency exchange rates, the timing of cash payments and receipts, end
use demands for wireless communication services, the loss of one or more
significant customers, and other business factors. Investors should also
review other risks and uncertainties discussed in company documents
filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.