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Telco -Carrier-Central Office Installations :

  • Telco- RBOC
  • Carrier- COLO- Carrier Hotel
  • Central Office
  • Headend Installation

Central Office Design- Installation- Technical Services- Headend Installations

California Offices Northern CA (925) 944-0777

California Offices Southern CA (213) 455-0578 or (619) 573-4164

Tampa Bay Florida Offices (866) 342-3721 or 650-DATA

ATEK Communications can provide your company with experienced central office technicians, administrators, network engineers, and cerified network technicians. We can provide you with quality end to end technical network installation,equipment and services or provide you with an option for long term contractual employment opportunities. (SEE BELOW)


ATEK Communications provides a variety of equipment installation services which meet or exceed the original equipment manufacturer’s certification standards, and have been delivering turn-key installation solutions for Central Offices - nationwide since 1967.

Installation of:

Switching Equipment

* All types of Nortel Central Office equipment, such as DMS-10, 100, 250, 500, AccessNodes, RLCM, RLSE, OPM, and OPSM.
* Additions to Seimans Central Office equipment, such as DCO, RLS-1000,
RLS-4000, and RLG’s.

Transmission Equipment

* Alcaltel, NEC, Tellabs, Telect, Marconi, Discs, Lucent, UMC 1000, and Bits Timing Clock.

Fiber Optic Equipment

* OC-3 thru 192’s, Fujitsu, Nortel, Alcaltel, Lucent, Cisco, Telco systems, Install, Turn-up, and Test.
* ADSL/ATM/DSL Equipment (Video/Router)
* Fujitsu, Lucent, Alcatel, ATM Cisco, Routers, DSL Systems, Marconi, and Paradyne.

Power Equipment

* All types of power equipment, such as Argus, Lorain, Nortel, rectifiers, and battery strings, and complete grounding of Central Office.

All Products Tested

No second-guessing the quality of the product. We test all levels of equipment before it gets in your hands.

Our Experience includes:

* DMS-1
* DMS-10
* DMS-100, 250, 500


We have the support for the equipment we sell. Whether it's power, transmission or Central Office design, we can help you with your project needs. Our staff has extensive experience with floor plan design, cable rack layout and expansion projects with independents nationwide.

ATEK Communications provides a complete portfolio of network services, including: engineering and product management, network design, operation, and system integration, as well as turn-key installation of Central Office, power, protection, and transmission systems, including fiber optic, and maintenance of any manufacturer’s telecommunications equipment. Additionally, ATEK also provides training and technical support.

ATEK Communications unique qualifications in Broadband Networks, DSLAM/DSL, and Router/Video products will help you get to market quickly and establish new revenue streams for an immediate return on investment.

With long term contractual employment, you don't risk getting a full time employee- rather you have the option to evaluate and utilize his or her services as we would provide all the benefits to the contracted employee.

Please remember that ATEK communications strength is in providing technical services with industry trained individuals. So if you do not see the exact discipline or skill set that you are looking for, please remember that we can find whatever type of technician you need. Please contact your local ATEK office, give us an exact description of what you are looking for and let us show you what we can do for your company.

The Central Office Installation division of ATEK Communications specializes in supplying CO Installation Contractors with qualified installers for long term and short-term projects.  All of our technicians are background checked and drug tested. 

We have installers of all levels ready to start work on your projects ASAP.  Most of our projects consist of Co-Location Installations & maintenance, Switch (DMS, 5ESS) installation & Power installs. 
ATEK Communications also supplies Field Service PBX & Key System Technicians. We make it a goal to know what systems you sell & service so we can keep you informed when that type of switch service technician comes available.

We can supply your company with any type PBX or Key System Technician, no matter how large or small the switch.
Place an order with us, and we guarantee that we will have the position filled within a week with a qualified switch technician who will be capable of installing, programming and maintaining your equipment.

The Telco/Carrier & Central Office division of ATEK COMMUNICATIONS provides qualified Switch Maintenance, Transport and Central Office Installation Technicians on contract and permanent assignments. We supply all levels of telecommunications professionals in both inside and outside plant environments.

Please take advantage of our West Coast presence to help solve your staffing needs. We currently have operations in the following States/Cities:Florida:Tampa, St. Petersburg CA:Los Angeles, Orange County, San Diego, Oakland, Fresno, Stockton, San Franciso Bay Area and San Francisco- soon Nevada. We do however have national coverage on long term projects.

Please review the following capabilites for our Central Office Installation Technicians:

Central Office Installer Level I

At least 6 months minimal experience with tools: familiar with iron work, cabling, color codes, assist in locting circuits, basic test equipment

Central Office Installer Level II

1 to 4Years experience: technician proficient with schematics, Wire Wrap, rack bracing, Terminations, , Dressing Cable, Transport equipment install, Bell Standards,Lacing (Stitching)

Central Office Installer Level III

4 years plus experience: Has ability to manage & lead a crew, power install, turn-up & test of transport/switching equipment, understanding of digital circuitry from DSO to DS3, certified on manufacturers test equipment.

Transport Tech

Test & turn-up of T-1 to T-3(DS0-DS3) level circuits. DACS, Sonet OC12, OC48, OC192 Channelbanks,T-Berd, Firebird, Sunrise Test-Sets

ATEK Communications Other National Data Services

  • Complete End To End IT Services
  • Comprehensive Roll-out Capabilites For National Chains With Multiple Locations
  • Turnkey Project Management For Multi-Location Companies- Let ATEK's "A-TEAM" handle all your logisticas &-installations- across the USA, Alaska, and Hawaii
  • IT Services Including Application Software Engineers
  • Design- Build- Engineering Services
  • Moves, adds and changes to telephone systems, LAN and WAN networks
  • DSL Installations
  • T-1 Installations
  • Wireless Intgegration
  • Firewalls
  • Routine and emergency service calls
  • OSP- Outside Plant Field Surveys
  • OSP Installations
  • OSP Directional Boring
  • New systems sales and installations
  • Annual maintenance contracts
  • Service almost any Key or PBX system
  • Voice mail systems
  • Coordination with local phone company
  • Cabling - voice, data, fiber and audio/video
  • Software upgrades
  • Video conferencing
  • Storage/warehousing services
  • Equipment brokering
  • Quick response time - two to four hours for emergency situations- We also offer immediate telephone-toll-free technical support contracts with RMAT diagnostics.
  • We will work with your company's budget to offer you a very competitive rate structure for any or all our services

    On & Offsite Service

    ATEK Communications service comes with a guarantee of quality and a commitment to support. Because we feel so strongly about professionally serving our clients, we offer on and offsite services designed to meet your needs:

    Onsite-Project Management-IT Services-Installations

    • ATEK has Available- 24-hour, 7-day a week dispatching by field-trained support staff
    • ATEK Professional and helpful technicians who arrive on time and in uniform
    • ATEK Provides Customized software available that allows you to monitor and document progress in real-time and at your convenience
    • ATEK will provide Short- or long-term onsite IT Sevices and project management-that frees up your staff

    Offsite-Project Management-IT Services-Installations

    • ATEK has available 24-hour, 7-day a week dispatching by field-trained support staff
    • ATEK's Help Desk services available- 24/7 services available
    • ATEK's Level I support for immediate solutions on a remote basis
    • ATEK's Level II support includes remote solutions and dispatched technicians
    • ATEK'sLevel III support with a technician dispatched to your location
    • ATEK's Level IV support with supervisory-management responsibilites

National Account Staging/Redistribution Of Equipment & Personnel
With most companies these are 'mission critical components'- ATEK offers the following:

  • Kitting-Receive shipments and equipment- ATEK will consolidate-combine-build-racking-fiber optic- equipment for your company offsite- and re-distribute to other locations for you
  • Discounted hardware-we can offer extreme discounts for all your hardware equipment including fiber optic cable, gigabit ethernet switches, routers, hubs, patch panels- patch cords.
  • Let ATEK "bundle" your equipment and installation costs under one contract- let us do all the work for you from design to installation to 24/7 warranty-network administration
  • Check for damage to any equipment during shipment
  • Record serial numbers for all equipment
  • Set up equipment in the prestage area
  • Plug/connect all equipment based on client configuration
  • Run ID-specific programming to meet client configuration
  • Install software and/or client-defined image
  • Configure system and software
  • Test systems
  • Run diagnostics and customer-provided tests, including tests of input and output devices
  • Repackage components
  • Clearly label components
  • Perform asset tag management
  • Ship to locations per client instructions

*Information Technology: Call us at (866) 650-DATA

National Locations

All fiber optic cabling system designs are reviewed and installations quality checked by a Registered Communications Distribution Designer (RCDD). This is a professional designation of the Building Industry Consulting Services International (BICSI). We ensure that the fiber optic cabling system design, components, and workmanship comply with the standards and practices of BICSI. These standards and practices are elaborated in the Telecommunications Distribution Methods Manual, the EIA/TIA Telecommunications Building Wiring Standard, The National Fire Protection Assn., and the National Electrical Code (NFPA-70). Our fiber optic certifications, extensive experience on fiber optics installation, and knowledge of fiber optic technologies and standards are key factors in our successful delivery of fiber network solutions. leading fiber optic suppliers. Together we can deliver the solution that best meets your application needs, now and long term.

1***Network Cabling- Fiber Optics -Call us at (866) 650-DATA

Our Fiber Optic Services Include:

  • Design and Installation of Fiber Optic Cabling
  • Design and Installation of WDM-DWDB-CWDM- MRV Certified
  • Fiber Optic Termination
  • Fiber Optic Cable Installation
  • OSP Fiber Optic Cable Installation
  • OSP Aerial Fiber Optic Cable Installation
  • Central Office Fiber Optic Cable Installation
  • Colo- (Colocation) Fiber Optic Cable Installation
  • Light Interconnection Units and Fiber Shelves
  • Testing and Certifications
  • Fiber Tray and Raceway
  • Fiber Innerduct
  • Wall-mount and Freestanding Cabinets and Racks
  • Fiber Optic Fusion and Mechanical Splicing
  • Call us at (866) 650-DATA
Our certified RCDDs a nd LAN/WAN Specialists work closely with contractors and end users to deliver the latest cabling technologies that best suit the needed applications

ATEK Communications, a proven data contractor can provide you with a complete set of structured cabling installation services. With our ongoing training through BICSI and our manufacturer partners, you are assured that our technicians adhere to all the latest EIA/TIA standards. ATEK now also offers certified CISCO CCIE network services.

This insures that you will get maximum bandwidth and performance from your cable plant. Your network is only as good as your weakest link. Remember that even if you have purchased the best cabling on the market today, it doesn't guarantee that you will get maximum performance and throughput that it was engineered for.

Your cabling must be installed by a technician who understands and adheres to all the latest EIA/TIA standards. ATEK Communications is a cabling contractor that is Leviton certified on structured cabling EIA-TIA 568 A&B Standards that provides structured cabling contracting services, network design & installation, gigabit ethernet switch installation, smart home installations,cable testing, telephone systems and Cisco CCIE network installations. See our section on cabling standards.

Call Us Today For A Complimentary Quote at (866) 650-DATA

Our Tampa Bay office offers complete end to end LAN/WAN systems,fiber optic including fiber to the home installations, data (LAN/WAN) equipment installation, telephone system installations, structured cabling services for St. Petersburg Florida, Tampa and Clearwater. We are a part of a nationwide team of network installation personnel can be mobilized anytime, anywhere. Our personnel are backed by seasoned teams of administrators, project managers, and technicians who are equipped to handle virtually any project. Established relationships with leading vendors assure the best possible service to our customers.

Our areas of expertise include:

ATEK Communications can provide you with a complete set of structured cabling installation services. With our ongoing training through BICSI and our manufacturer partners, you are assured that our technicians adhere to all the latest EIA/TIA standards. ATEK now also offers certified CISCO CCIE network services.

This insures that you will get maximum bandwidth and performance from your cable plant. Your network is only as good as your weakest link. Remember that even if you have purchased the best cabling on the market today, it doesn't guarantee that you will get maximum performance and throughput that it was engineered for.

Your cabling must be installed by a technician who understands and adheres to all the latest EIA/TIA standards. Please see our section on cabling standards.

Outside Plant, Aerial, Underground,
Smart Home Cabling and Other Services

ATEK Communications has the capability to design, engineer and install all you structured cabling & fiber optic cabling requirements from the central office all the way to the desktop. Just call us and let us know how we can help.


Our staff has extensive knowledge and training gained by their affiliations with companies such as AT&T, Pacific Bell, NYNEX, Bell South, GTE, MCI, Sprint and others. Give us a call and let one of our staff provide you with a complimentary quote for our quality services. Get detailed information on ATEK Telephone Systems and ATEK Structured Cabling. We now offer Smart Home Design and Smart Home Cable Installations.

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