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Bell consortium beats out Telus–Alberta leapfrogs federal gov’t in bid to bring broadband to every community

News | 11/06/2000 5:00 am EST

The Alberta government’s decision last week to award a $193-million infrastructure contract to a Bell Intrigna-led consortium and $163-million service contract to two Bell affiliates has given BCE Inc the network and customer base it needs to aggressively compete on the home turf of its biggest rival.

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