Gabe’s Acquires Licenses and Advanced Training With Ranplan Professional
Sheboygan, Wisconsin — May 8, 2018 — Gabe’s Construction Company, Inc. (Gabe’s) and its Wireless Solutions division announce the extension of the company’s leadership role in designing and deploying multi-layer, densified urban networks by incorporating Ranplan Wireless’ next-generation indoor/outdoor design solution into Gabe’s wireless services portfolio.
With the distinction of establishing itself as the first organization to achieve a Preferred Service Partner status under Ranplan’s Professional Program, Gabe’s Wireless Solutions has defined a new standard when designing for the complexities of architecturally diverse indoor and outdoor environments.
“We are excited about this partnership with Ranplan Wireless and the advantages of adding this advanced tool’s capabilities to the service offerings of our Gabe’s Wireless Solutions division,” states Matt Gabrielse, President of Gabe’s Construction. “With the addition of Ranplan, we have once again enhanced our ability to offer advanced engineering solutions by expanding our existing service portfolio of design, data collection, commissioning and testing of cellular and public safety networks.”
To establish itself as a Preferred Service Partner, Gabe’s Wireless Solutions has committed to uphold an advanced competency level with the use of the Ranplan solution, having had their design and engineering teams complete an intensive, instructor-led Ranplan certification program. With preferred status, Gabe’s will maintain an ongoing collaboration with Ranplan’s research and software development teams and regional leaders to formulate technical feedback for implementing advanced software features into its projects.
“We have found that service providers like Gabe’s Wireless Solutions are increasingly focused on both in-building coverage and densification in urban environments,” comments Alastair Williamson, CEO, Ranplan Wireless. “Ranplan Professional offers our service partners the world’s only RF planning solution that allows both in-building and dense outdoor networks to be designed and deployed in coordination with a high-level of accuracy.”
Ranplan’s solution is an all-in-one, heterogeneous network planning, optimization and simulation solution for Small Cells, DAS and Wi-Fi across indoor and outdoor environments, supporting 3G, 4G/LTE, 5G and Internet of Things (IoT) technologies. Ranplan provides true indoor/outdoor HetNet design capabilities with accurate modelling through true 3D ray-tracing. Its fast prediction run time and advanced building structure modelling, from floors and stairs to tunnels, offers its partners and the industry an alternative to traditional design software and delivers increased accuracy and efficiency.
“We are delighted that Gabe’s Wireless Solutions has invested in both our software and in achieving a high level of understanding of our solution capabilities,” adds Mr. Williamson. “Our relationship with Gabe’s is a critical step in our growth strategy of further penetrating the American marketplace.”
Gabe’s Wireless Solutions and Ranplan Wireless will be attending and speaking at industry events, and conducting a series of online seminars in the coming month, including:
- 5G North America | May 14-16, 2018
- Austin, Texas
- Ranplan will be co-sponsoring a panel session titled, “Beamforming Challenges and Solutions at 28 GHz and 39Ghz.” Ranplan will also be presenting its latest 5G solutions offerings at Booth G202 with scheduled meetings available at the event.
- Online Seminar | May 21, 2018
- Under its partnership, Gabe’s Wireless Solutions and Ranplan Wireless will conduct their first online seminar, “Designing for D-RAN.” Further information can be found on Gabe’s website, www.gabes.com.
- Connect (X) | May 21-24, 2018
- Charlotte, North Carolina
- Gabe’s Wireless Solutions will be attending Connect (X), where they will be meeting with industry stakeholders to discuss Gabe’s wireless engineering and construction solutions.
To learn more about Ranplan Wireless, visit www.ranplanwireless.com.
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About Gabe’s Construction
Gabe’s Construction Company, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Westshore Companies, Inc., was founded by Jacob Gabrielse and his sons John, George and Edwin in 1942. This Wisconsin corporation, in its fourth generation, has served the pipeline, telecommunications, utility and wireless industry. The motto we employ, “When its Gabe’s, it’s Guaranteed,” is time-tested by satisfied customers with whom we have worked for more than 50 continuous years. To learn more, visit www.gabes.com.
About Gabe’s Wireless Solutions
Gabe’s Wireless Solutions integrates wireless engineering and construction services to provide a turnkey, end-to-end resource for indoor and outdoor Distributed Antenna Systems (DAS), small cells and venue-based wireless networks. Serving wireless carriers, neutral host providers, building and venue owners throughout North America, the company is based in Rockledge, Florida. Gabe’s Wireless Solutions is a division of Gabe’s Construction, a company headquartered in Sheboygan, Wisconsin, which has served the pipeline, telecommunications, utility and DAS industry sectors for more than 75 years. For more information about Gabe’s Construction, visit www.Gabes.com.
About Ranplan Wireless
Ranplan is an innovative wireless technology company that has developed world leading software tools for outdoor/indoor wireless network planning, design and optimization, using advanced 3D building modeling and radio propagation simulation. The company is at the forefront of research and development for radio propagation, femto/small cell design, automatic RAN optimization and the deployment of complex multi-layer, densified urban networks. www.Ranplanwireless.com
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