Profile: Crown Castle International Corp (CCI.N)
28 Sep 2016
Crown Castle International Corp., incorporated on May 27, 2014, is a real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company owns, operates and leases shared wireless infrastructure, including towers and other structures, such as rooftops (towers) and small cell networks supported by fiber (collectively small cells, and together with towers, wireless infrastructure). The Company operates through U.S. operations segment. The Company also offers certain network services relating to its wireless infrastructure, consisting of site development services relating to existing or new tenant equipment installations on its wireless infrastructure, including site acquisition, architectural and engineering, or zoning and permitting (collectively, site development services), and tenant equipment installation or subsequent augmentations (collectively installation services).
The Company's business is providing access, including space or capacity to its wireless infrastructure in the United States. The Company provides access to wireless carriers under long-term leases for their antennas, which transmit a range of signals related to wireless connectivity. Its small cells are primarily located outdoors. It also offers fiber solutions, including dark fiber and lit fiber. The Company's customers include national wireless carriers and providers of wireless connectivity that operate national or regional networks. The Company owns, leases or manages approximately 40,000 towers in the United States, including Puerto Rico. The Company conducts all of its operations through subsidiaries of Crown Castle Operating Company (CCOC), including certain subsidiaries, which operate its wireless infrastructure portfolios in the United States.
The Company competes with American Tower Corporation and SBA Communications Corporation.
Crown Castle International Corp
1220 Augusta Dr Ste 600
HOUSTON TX 77057-6801