Project TypeDesign Build Multi-Carrier Fiber Optic Communication Systems and PTC Communications
LocationPhase I -Miami-Dade, Broward, and Palm Beach County, Florida- 67 miles | Completed: April 2016
Phase II – West Palm Beach, FL to Orlando, FL- 130 miles | Expected Completion: January 2023

Description of Project and Scope:

Hypower designed and installed 197 miles of communications infrastructure to accommodate 7 long-distance carriers and the new Positive Train Control fiber for FEC and Brightline’s new high-speed Train.
Brightline is a privately funded high-speed railroad currently being built between Orlando and Miami within the Florida east coast right-of-way. Hypower served as the prime design-build engineer of record and contractor for the lessee long haul fiber optic networks and railroad positive train control communication systems.


  • Large Navigable Water Crossing Bores
  • Large Plow and Trench Installation
  • Millions of Fiber Optic Butt Splices and Terminations
  • Millions of Fiber Optic OTDR and Power Meter Tests
  • Survey and As-Built Production to within a tenth of an inch of accuracy
  • Positive Train Control Communication Network Installation
Brightline Trains Fiber