CATV & Communications Design

Since 1985, Mi-Tech Services has provided Outside Plant (OSP) design and technical services to telecommunications, municipalities, and electric utilities. We employ OSP designers, field technicians, GIS professionals, surveyors, and project managers, many of whom have decades of experience. We take great pride in providing a turn-key approach to project management while delivering high-quality, cost-effective results. Mi-Tech’s culture, safety record, unparalleled financial strength, range, and depth of resources have given us the experience and knowledge you need to get the job done right.

Our collaborative team offers long-term solutions and will partner with you, beginning with design specifications through the construction phase. Positioned with geographic technology tools, our experienced consultants have the resources, technological knowledge, and industry experience to provide a cost-effective solution.

Mi-Tech Services handles all aspects of OSP design for communications projects of all sizes. We develop comprehensive plans to place copper, fiber, conduit, and wireless networks in aerial, buried, and underground locations. We are a national provider of high-quality, reliable technical and design services.

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Mi-Tech’s commitment to our customers is to offer quick, solid solutions to meet the needs of every telecommunications project. Consider our designers an extension of your team, handling all aspects of infrastructure design.

  • Fiber-to-the-Premise (FTTP) active ethernet design
  • Fiber-to-the-Premise (FTTP) PON design
  • Centralized or distributive network architecture
    • Connectorized access point
    • Direct splice
  • Detailed cost analysis
  • Fiber-to-the-Node (FTTN)
  • Detailed buried, underground and aerial facility design for fiber and copper
    • Design path creation
  • Splicing schematics
    • Copper
    • Fiber
    • Cable cut sheets
  • Plan and profile
  • Road reconstruction relocation projects
  • High-level design and estimates
  • Right of Way & Real Estate Services
  • Working knowledge of customer-owned records and applications
  • Collaborate between property owner and facility owner
  • Site survey scheduling
  • Facility entrance location identification
  • Vertical and horizontal facility path determination
  • Path design from entrance to termination
  • Construction drawings
  • Building and equipment layout drawings
  • As-Built documentation

We have in-house OSP inspectors with extensive field design and staking experience to handle all aspects of your construction management needs.

  • Field route staking
  • Resident OSP inspection
  • As-built field collection, red lines using ESRI products
  • As-built inventory resolution and final acceptance services.
  • Plant record updates

Our knowledgeable permit coordinators can quickly review your proposed route, determine the proper permitting authorities, obtain and complete applications, determine any special requirements, and provide feedback on alternate routes to avoid potential conflicts.

Mi-Tech has environmental specialists who can handle complex requirements for railroad encroachments, Department of Natural Resources (DNR) wetlands, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, State Historic Preservation Offices, endangered species, erosion control, and more.

  • ROW
  • Bridge attachments
  • R/R
  • DNR
  • Erosion control
  • Environmental
  • Traffic Control
  • Manhole design, butterfly, occupancy permit, verification
  • Permit preparation, submittal and tracking

Our field designers utilize the latest technology in data collection to obtain field data electronically with GIS tools, which significantly speeds up the design process and allows direct upload of data as it is collected, increasing the efficiency of the overall design process.

We can also utilize this technology to assist clients with data collection projects to inventory or audit existing infrastructure.

  • Field surveys
  • As-built updates
  • Collector and Survey123 tools
  • Infrastructure audits