Bluewater Regional Networks Announces a New North American Cross Border Network Route

The new terrestrial network provides diversity and redundancy between Toronto, Ontario and Chicago, Illinois

Sarnia, Ontario, Canada – January 14, 2021 – Bluewater Regional Networks, Inc. (BRN) a network operator affiliated with the Bluewater Power Group of Companies, announces a new terrestrial Canada-US route, utilizing a brand new border crossing. The new path offers redundant and diverse connectivity between Toronto, Ontario, Canada and Chicago, IL, USA.  The new border crossing linking Sarnia, Ontario and Port Huron, Michigan provides the ability to design unique network solutions between and throughout Canada and the US.

“BRN is a part of a very well established group of entities providing reliable and resilient services for over 100 years,” comments Chris Gould, Chief Operating Officer for Bluewater Regional Networks. “Our community-owned network was established to solve the local digital divide issues throughout the Sarnia-Lambton region, with an emphasis on a global approach to enhance connectivity to Canada and throughout North America. Headquartered in Sarnia, our region is uniquely positioned and has served as a highly traversed commercial gateway between Canada and the United States for over a century, we are excited to add to our story with this new historical network route.”

The BRN network is designed as a new, non-incumbent route that completely avoids 151 Front Street (Toronto) and 350 E. Cermak (Chicago). The path provides direct cross-border connectivity from 45 Parliament, Toronto, and Sarnia, ON to 427 S LaSalle, Chicago, IL with multiple access points throughout Ontario and within the States of Michigan, Indiana, and Illinois.

Bluewater Regional Networks’ new network route will go live March 1, 2021 and is accepting requests for capacity, network interconnections, and services today. For more information contact

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About Bluewater Regional Networks Inc.

An affiliate company within the Bluewater Power Group of Companies that has been serving Sarnia Lambton for over 100 years, Bluewater Regional Networks Inc. was formed in 2016 to provide digital infrastructure in Sarnia-Lambton. Through innovation and vision, we originally evolved from our local utility offerings to provide telecommunications services including data, internet, wireless and advanced cloud services to underserved areas.


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