2 IntroductionMEC is “Boutique” consultancy firm specializing in Information and Communications Technologies (ICT) . Founded in 1998:MEC operates globally, with offices in:Echternach, LuxemburgDubai, UAEAbu Dhabi, UAEDoha, QatarBucharest, RomaniaBaghdad, IraqTampa, Florida, USA.Every customer is a VIP and receives partner level commitment at all timesWe are highly flexible to find the optimum solution for every clients requirements and we ensure to deliver on-time and on-budget, with competitive pricing.MEC experts go wherever the business is regardless of geographical location and political environment.
3 Management, Engineering and Consulting Services (MEC) MEC’s management team come from the industry segments we serve with decades of “real world” experience , and proven track records of operating internationally and delivering consistent results.We provides all levels of project & program management services and unlike many consultancy firms, MEC is operationally focused and team members use a ‘hands on’ business approach to achieve success to the specific needs of our clients.In addition, MEC has a wide range of equipment vendors, civil works contractors, service providers, and others to ensure successful project delivery wherever we go.MEC Experts have experience operating in more than 60 countries around the world, and its team members will go wherever, whenever, to provide whatever is needed to get the job done.“We are experienced enough to deliver, but focused enough to ensure our clients success”
4 Management, Engineering and Consulting Services (MEC) MEC specialists are experienced with all major telecommunications and IT vendors, equipment and service providers, and use the latest network planning and operations tools.Network design and specification servicesTender development and evaluationvendor negotiationsTurnkey/sub-contracted project deliveries including:Project inception, conceptual development, and design specificationEngineer, Furnish, Install (EF&I)Network installation, commissioning and integration management and service deliveryOutsourced Operations and Maintenance (O&M)Network planning, design and implementation for:Wireless networks (3G+, GSM, CDMA, WiMAX, etc.)Fixed networks (Copper, Coax, fiber, etc.)Voice, video, data networks (Circuit switched, Hybrid, IP)IT platforms OSS/BSSExisting network & Infrastructure audit and optimizationTo ensure that our experts are up to date with the latest advancements, MEC has developed partnerships with leading international research and development organizations which allow us access to the latest industry knowledge and expertise.
5 Management, Engineering and Consulting Services (MEC) MEC consultants have successfully performed projects in all of the following areas for our clients:Project Management, and Turn-key Project ImplementationsNew License acquisition/Bid Book developmentTurn-key new telecommunications operator launchesNetwork planning, design, and implementationTurnkey infrastructure planningExisting operator Acquisition including technical and financial Due DiligenceLaunch Consulting, Interim Management,Technical & Operational Due Diligence and follow-on optimization effortsTechnical & Commercial service improvementTraining and E-Learning Implementation ServicesCommercial consultancy for new launch and ongoing operationBusiness operations optimization and process improvementOperational process and procedure improvementStrategic planning and business strategyProject Management Office (PMO)Sales, distribution, and channel development
6 Selected MEC Clients and Partners BCGBoston Consulting Group
8 Some selected MEC Projects: Planning, Design & implementation of national radio network – SwissCom mobile SwitzerlandAl Rheem Island planning & design support for island wide FTTX network infrastructure to the Home/officeSaadiyat Island partnering with lead consultants to assist in total island ITC infrastructureNetwork/Commercial Feasibility Studies - Bahrain 3rd GSM License, Chad (fixed and Mobile combined license), Nigeria GSM & CDMA, Saudi Arabia Wimax network deployment, Saudi Arabia iDEN networkNetwork Launch and Commercial services – Saudi Arabia, Iraq (GSM & WLL), India, Venezuela, RomaniaZain Nigeria – Data network planning and implementation – technical/commercial/operational plan for Zain Nigeria national data network deployment including use of 3G, Wimax, and fiber resources to cost effectively address the competitive forces and meet that markets needsEssar – Launch PMO (IT, Network, Commercial etc). Complete launch team management and project tracking controls and drove the business through to launch meeting license requirements.
10 Planning & Deployment for typical client Customer chooses the level of service depending on their business requirementsTurnkey DeploymentSystem MaterialsChassis InstallEngineeringTurn-UpCommissionRack, power,ground, fiberInstallSite SurveyDetail EngineeringInstall MaterialsPlanning &DesignPhaseChassis InstallInstallation and CommissionEngineeringTurn-UpCommissionSystem MaterialsCommissioningEngineeringTurn-UpCommissionSystem MaterialsPre-deploymentProgram Management included in all Deployment Options
11 Beirut Uptown Project - Affordable Luxury For Beirut Uptown MEC will plan, design, and implement cost effective solutions to deliver the latest generation technologies for Voice, Data, Video to its guests and residentsDeployment of end to end fiber FTTX and Wi-Fi / Wimax infrastructure will allow wide range of service offerings to residents and eliminate potential of costly retrofits and technology evolvesAdvanced ITC infrastructure will be competitive advantage for the project as prospective customers increasingly look for more advanced communications and broadband access servicesMEC is vendor agnostic allowing Beirut Uptown to achieve the best cost/performance ratio on its investment
13 ClearCurve TM Bend Insensitive Fiber Product & Systems Solutions Cable SystemsClearCurve TM Bend Insensitive Fiber Product & Systems Solutions
14 Corning’s solutions to FTTH challenges 1. Development of a new revolutionary bend insensitiveClearCurve™ fiber, allowing:Handling of fiber optic cables like copperSecuring power budget by minimum loss increase during installation2. Preconnectorized MDU solutions based on ClearCurve™ fiberallowing:FasterEasierReliable installation
15 ClearCurve Fiber Enables Significant Installation Cost Savings per home Labor & Material CostsSources of Potential* Savings with ClearCurve FiberRobust bend performance: reduction in duct usage – labour and materials savingStapling and bends: enable reduced install time – lower staff count, labor savingStapling and bends: use standard copper installation processes, less trainingLabor & Material CostsAesthetic solution: reduces landlord/owner negotiation timeProtects power budget: less optical reworkTotal Installation Cost per home in MDU**Savings bars not to scaleTodayWith ClearCurve Fiber*Relative savings depend on network type, design and locationLabour deskilling: staples and bend performanceLabour timesaving: staples & bendsTodayWith ClearCurve
16 ClearCurve - Preconnectorized MDU solutions Additional to the cost savings by the new ClearCurve™ - innovative system solutions based on preconnectorized products allow additional cost savings for fiber installation in MDUWhat is pre-connectorization?Many elements of the FTTP network can be factory pre-terminatedThe combination of better factory splice performance and use of low loss connectors can deliver major benefitsDe-skills the labour required in the fieldLowers the cost of implementation – due to less skills and no expensive splice equipmentFaster service deliveryRapid maintenance in the case of external failureMore secure network
17 ClearCurve™ – Ruggedized Drop Cable Cable for horizontal cabling from floor distribution box to wall outletFeatures:Outer diameter of 4,8mmFRNC sheath material for indoor and outdoor applicationRuggedized for excellent fiber protectionExcellent stapling and bending performance without loss increaseHandle it like COPPER !90°bend Stapling Kinking Multiple Bending
18 Today’s MDUs (Multi-Dwelling-Units) Need Next Generation Services HDTV (High Definition Video)VoD (Video-on-Demand)VoIP (Voice-over-IP)High-Speed InternetHigh-Speed GamingHome AutomationSecurity w/IP Cameras
19 Enable the Digital Lifestyle MDU / MTU SolutionsEnable the Digital Lifestyle