2degrees Christchurch network – if it’s important, call
February 25, 2011, 1.15pm
Christchurch network – if it’s important,
Significant progress in restoring
mobile services on the 2degrees Christchurch network means
customers there can now use their mobile phones.
Executive Eric Hertz says Christchurch service is available,
so people who have held off using their mobile can now make
those important calls.
“We have generators and battery
backup supporting all cell sites, although aftershocks and
fluctuations in power supply mean coverage may vary,
especially in the CBD,” he says.
“We’d like to thank
customers who refrained from using their mobile for
non-essential calls and let them knowthey can now make long
awaited calls to friends and loved ones,” says Mr
Mr Hertz says the earthquake means the 2degrees
network has experienced heavier than normal traffic, so if
customers experience congestion they should keep trying.
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