Superloop Limited (ASX:SLC) has reaffirmed its dedication to expand Australia’s rural digital capability with a commitment to build infrastructure worth $1,000,000 in conjunction with the WA State Government.
Superloop has been announced as a grant recipient as part of the ‘Digital Farms’ programme. As a result, Superloop has committed to deploying telecommunications infrastructure to service WA Great Southern regional communities, with the support of the State Government.
The objective of the programme is to to support the widespread adoption of digital farm technologies to help drive better digital connectivity for agricultural and pastoral businesses within regional Western Australia.
Mr Drew Kelton, CEO of Superloop said: "Superloop has a pedigree of taking digital connectivity to regional and rural Australia, via both fixed fibre and fixed wireless solutions. Our association with the state government of WA will only accelerate that." He added, "the state’s farmers can expect to see a dramatic improvement in their service options once our infrastructure comes online."