Contract news: Downer awarded new Telstra contract

Downer has been awarded a Field Services contract by Telstra valued at an estimated $330 million over a maximum term of five years.


The contract commenced in January 2021 with an initial four-year term, with one extension option of up to one year.

Under the contract, Downer will provide services including network asset relocations, wideband business services, facilities design and construction activities including Telepower and building upgrades; and a continuation of the 5G mobile rollout. These activities will be delivered across New South Wales, Victoria, Tasmania, South Australia and the Northern Territory.

Downer is a leading provider of fixed and wireless network services in Australia and New Zealand and one of the largest constructors of telecommunications carrier networks.