Veolia, EPM team up to develop energy-efficiency solutions

Veolia and EPM signed an agreement late last week to develop energy-efficiency services in Latin America. The alliance falls under the France-Colombia Strategic Committee, launched in January by the two countries’ governments, and signed in Medellín by Ramon Rebuelta, executive vice president for Latin America at Veolia, and Juan Esteban Calle Restrepo, CEO of EPM and leader of the EPM Group. Read More »

Ceragon to upgrade wireless network in S. America's Southern Cone

Wireless-backhaul company Ceragon Networks, Ltd, said on Monday that a tier-1 mobile operator in the Southern Cone of South America is implementing Ceragon’s solutions in preparation for a nationwide 4G-service launch. For this project, valued at over $13 million, Ceragon is upgrading and expanding the operator's 3G backhaul networks to 4G/LTE via the IP-20 platform. Read More »

DIAGNOS gets regional diabetic-retinopathy screening contract in Mexico

DIAGNOS said on Monday that it has been awarded a contract to provide diabetic-retinopathy screening with a global pharmaceutical company and its subsidiary in Mexico Under the contract, DIAGNOS will provide turnkey screening services for thousands of diabetic patients in Mexico City and the Mexican states of Toluca, Chiapas and San Luis Potosi. Screening will be offered to diabetics affiliated with different Mexican Public Health institutions. Read More »