Alcatel-Lucent has been awarded a multi-million dollar, three-year contract to help build a 3G mobile network for Globalive Wireless. "We look to the experience, expertise and forward-thinking technology of Alcatel-Lucent to support our commitment to building an advanced, high-speed mobile network that will support economic development and jobs creation throughout Canada,” said Ken Campbell, CEO of Globalive Wireless. Alcatel-Lucent is going to provide an end-to-end solution and comprehensive network integration support to ensure a quick rollout Globalive's voice, mobile broadband and multimedia services. Under terms of the agreement Alcatel-Lucent will supply Globalive with its industry-leading, LTE-ready 3G radio access network offering, including radio network controllers, node base stations and a flexible wireless network management system. For the project Alcatel-Lucent also will provide a variety of professional services including site acquisition and construction, radio frequency network design and optimization as well as overall network planning and design.