Formed through the acquisition of two well respected and industry leading telecommunications engineering firms, Communication Network Engineering (CNE) strives to keep our clients in the forefront of this fast changing telecommunications industry.

The owners of CNE have worked together for the past twelve years and have a combined 100+ years of industry experience. Not only is the ownership group long-term employees, so is the staff. All owners and staff members pride themselves in having hands on field experience. Just as CNE prides itself on the long term relationship between its staff members, they focus on developing that relationship with their clients as well.

Why Us

Major Factor in the Success of FTTP Projects

The engineering and consulting services that were provided was a major factor in the success of our fiber to the premise projects completed throughout all of our exchanges, as well as the current project initiated with the awarded stimulus funds.

Kevin Beyer - Federated Telephone & Farmers Mutual Telephone Co.


Exceptional Job

In the last two decades we have trusted CNE to help our small company keep up with the fast pace of innovation in our industry. They have done an exceptional job.”

Sid Sherstad - Siren Telephone Co. 

CNE is among the industry leaders in FTTP engineering/deployment.  CNE has experience with FTTP dating back to the mid 1990's.  CNE has owners and key staff members that were involved with the first two RUS FTTP field trials.  Their experience and insight are second to none