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04/01/2014

Tilson Licensed as a Tower General Contractor in Florida

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Pensacola FL. April 1, 2014 – Tilson recently completed the multi-step process to become a licensed wireless tower general contractor in the State of Florida. Florida requires a rigorous licensing process for contractors looking to pull building permits and prime contract telecom construction, maintenance, and installation. To become a licensed general contractor in Florida, applicants must:

• Pass several exams on business, finance, project management, and the trades
• Demonstrate four years of experience 
• Provide proof of sufficient insurance
• Show financial strength and pass personal and corporate credit checks
• Pass a key personnel background check 
• Be a company registered and in good standing to do business in Florida, without outstanding liens 
• Meet continuing education requirements
Tilson is pleased to add this qualification to its already strong presence in the Southeast, including an office, warehouse, and telecom construction self-performance crews near Pensacola, Florida.

About Tilson

Tilson is a 100 employee team of telecom and information technology professionals with a world-wide practice and offices in Portland, ME, Pittsburgh, PA, Foley, AL and Greenwood Village, CO. Tilson provides services to industry and government in:

• Information technology, including software development, project management, and information security
• Fiber optic engineering, permitting, and construction management
• Wireless site acquisition, construction, small cell, and DAS for mobile carriers, public safety, and smart grid applications
• Technology capital project turn-around