Cellnex Telecom will equip the circuit with the infrastructure and technology to allow the facility’s users and customers to develop new products and services in the field of smart mobility and vehicle connectivity.
▪ The aim is to transform Circuit Parcmotor Castellolí-Barcelona into a state of the art technological centre with an integrated ecosystem of innovation in the field of connected and autonomous vehicles.
▪ Cellnex Telecom will equip the circuit with a wireless network offering coverage throughout the whole site, allowing connectivity between vehicles, high-definition cameras for monitoring vehicles on the track and on-board units for transmitting telemetry, voice and video data; it will also provide an IoT (Internet of Things) network and a broadband network.
▪ The company will also test and develop new technological solutions and services linked to connectivity, specially designed for non-urban or semi-rural environments.
About Cellnex Telecom
Cellnex is the main independent European operator of wireless communications infrastructure, with a total portfolio of more than 24,000 sites. The company is present in and operates in 6 countries: Spain, Italy, France, Holland, the United Kingdom, and Switzerland.
Cellnex’s business is structured around four major areas: mobile telephone infrastructures; audiovisual broadcasting networks, security and emergency service networks, and solutions for smart urban infrastructure and services management (smart cities and the “Internet of Things” (IoT)). Cellnex Telecom generated €707m in revenue in 2016, (+15%) and an Ebitda of €290m (+23%).