Wireless Carrier C-RAN/ Fronthaul & Backhaul

Designing Networks for Major Wireless Carriers


New York Metro Area


NYC Wireless Carriers

Project Cost

Ongoing, serving over 4,000 wireless cellular sites


In the Greater Metro NYC market, LiRo designs all aspects of fiber-optic connectivity for oDAS, small cell, and macro cell deployments, serving 4G-LTE & 5G base stations with dark-fiber front and backhaul circuits in C-RAN and Point-to-Point network configurations. LiRo has designed connections to thousands of network elements for the major wireless carriers and market turnkey service providers.

About the Project

Whether the cable path is aerial or subsurface, LiRo’s team has the breadth of experience and knowledge to deliver a comprehensive, professional fiber-optic design package including manhole/conduit/micro-trenching path, right-of-way, permitting, licensing, easement, and other supporting access requirements. LiRo delivers exceptional project management oversight with constant, clear communication on milestones and target requirements, addressing and escalating challenging field conditions as they arise. LiRo also provides construction management services throughout the build process, facilitating conformance testing at completion that assures the network delivers designed expectations.

Project Challenges & Solutions

LiRo’s team of engineering and project management professionals bring confidence and skillful balance when negotiating competing interests of both private and government parties for mutually beneficial outcomes. LiRo’s proficiency with cable technology deployment coupled with its solid industry reputation as a leader on public infrastructure projects enables LiRo to be uniquely positioned to effectively navigate the challenges of dense urban and suburban markets. LiRo consistently delivers on-time and within budget for a variety of wireless carriers including AT&T, Verizon, T-Mobile, and Sprint as well as turnkey service providers like Crown Castle, Extenet, and Zenfi.



Mechanical, Electrical, & Telecom Engineering