COMMUNICATIONS CABLE DESIGN
Consulting Group, Inc. is a premier designer of structured communications
cabling systems. ABR has extraordinary
experience in designing communications cabling systems for large buildings,
multi-building campuses, data centers, high-tech server rooms, co-location data
centers, labs and MAN/WAN networks. With 15 years experience in
independent design and almost 30 years in the MIS/DP/Telecom trade, very few
firms can match the experience and wide-ranging skills of our staff
members. (See our Customer List)
ABR specializes in the more complex areas of
communications cable design (anyone can design cable outlets for hardwall
offices and cubicles). Our specialized areas include the
Pre-design budgeting for the
telecom cabling project.
Design and maintenance of the
project plan for the installation of the cabling system. Includes
mapping and timing the cabling project deliverables with the major
deliverables in the construction plan.
Thorough and complete scopes of
work for RFPs and bid documents. Our RFPs include very detailed
installation and testing instructions. Minimizes change orders
Complete design of entrance
facilities for fiber and copper cables. Includes drawings where
required. Also includes the additional dimension of providing
specifications for the general and electrical contractors.
Complete sets of architectural
drawings of all areas involved in the project complete with type of outlet
required, pathways where designated and outlet numbering.
Complete design of the MDFs and
IDFs and all other IT labs and spaces for the project. The larger and
more complex, the more our experience shows. Includes rack, cabinet
and PBX layouts. Includes the additional dimension of elevation
drawings showing cable termination hardware and electronic equipment
Onsite inspection and
supervision of the cabling installation.
has all of the latest cabling standards. We are well aware of the economics of
specifying the different types and quantities of copper and fiber cables. ABR
is a member of the Building Industry Consulting Service International (BICSI)
and keep current with their latest publications.
Finally, and very important, ABR
Consulting Group, Inc. is 100% independent. We are independent designers
and project managers with no allegiance to any cabling manufacturer or
installing firm. Our loyalty is to our customers. ABR
is highly-experienced in designing single-manufacturer structured cabling
systems from the manufacturers shown below. Other single manufacturers not
shown are Nordx/CDT and Krone. We also design multiple manufacturer
structured cabling systems from Panduit, Commscope, Ortronics and dozens of
other manufacturers. For public sector projects, we design specifications
that detail the performance criteria but with no reference to any
manufacturer. This keeps the RFP truly fair and impartial.
above information relates specifically to our communications cabling design
skills and services. We do, however, provide so much more than just
communications cabling design. Please view our web page entitled "The
Total ABR Package".
Contact us at www.abrconsulting.com
Phone: 925.872.5523 Fax: 916.478.2814