EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Altitude Infrastructure

Altitude Infrastructure

Geographic Location

Country: France
Region: Haute-Garonne; Midi-Pyrénées; Sud-Ouest
Location of affected unit(s): Toulouse


Sector: Information / communication
61.10 - Wired telecommunications activities
Number Employed: 400

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 22-03-2019
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 22-03-2019
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2019
Planned Job Creation: 100

Additional Information

Altitude Infrastructure, a company specialised in the design, construction and operation of telecommunications networks, has announced the recruitment of 100 employees in the coming months.The company announces a turnover of €180 million in 2018, and should reach € 350 million by 2019. The operator benefits from the commitments made by local authorities to develop very high-speed Internet access everywhere in their territories. The latest one is the contract signed with the department of Tarn-et-Garonne, for a 30-year public service delegation and the commitment to deploy optical fibre throughout the department by 2022. This new contract is valued at €250 million in investments, including €130 million for the actual deployment site.