Top Wireless-Tower Companies in U.S.
|Rank||Tower Company||Number of Towers|
|6||T-Mobile USA Towers||2,158|
|7||Clear Channel Vertical Real Estate||1,287|
Recent Tower Transactions
2016: Vertical Bridge adds over 1,000 sites signing a five-year deal with The RMR Group.
2016: TowerCo Sells Grain 253 Towers, 95 Other Assets for $244 Million
2016: Vertical Bridge has signed a definitive agreement to acquire 275 sites from General Communication Inc.’s wholly owned subsidiary, Alaska Wireless Network and to provide build to suit services to Alaska Wireless Network for the next 5 years for $91M.
2016: American Tower has added 39 towers to their portfolio.
2015: Vertical Bridge has completed the acquisition of nearly 200 radio broadcast towers from Alpha Media for undisclosed amount.
2015: SBA Communications acquires 130 towers from Torresec for undisclosed amount.
2015: Phoenix Tower acquires 190 towers from Amzak/Teletower for undisclosed amount.
2015: Highline do Brasil buys 125 towers from Algar Telecom for $16 million.
2015: Phoenix Tower acquires 529 towers from T4U for undisclosed amount.
April 1, 2015: InSite Wireless buys 294 tower sites from CTI towers for undisclosed amount.
March 20, 2015: CiG Wireless sells over 200 tower sites to Vertical Bridge for $143 million.
February 5, 2015: American Tower purchases Verizon portfolio for approximately $5 billion.
2014: American Tower buys 6,480 towers from TIM for $1.2 billion.
2014: Phoenix Tower acquires 60 towers from American Tower for undisclosed amount.
2014: American Tower acquires 4,630 towers from BR Towers for $978 million.
2014: SBA Communications buys 1,641 towers from Oi for $527 million.
December 11, 2014: Vertical Bridge purchases select portfolio of radio towers from iHeartMedia for $400 million.
December 4, 2014: U.S. Cellular sells 595 towers to Vertical Bridge for $159 million.
April 7, 2014: American Tower purchases approximately 60 tall broadcast towers from Richland Towers for $350 million.
October 20, 2013: Crown Castle purchases approximately 9,700 AT&T towers for $4.85 billion.
September 23, 2013: AT&T completed the acquisition of Alltel’s assets for $780 million.
September 6, 2013: American Tower Corporation acquires Global Tower Partners for $3.3 billion.
January 25, 2013: AT&T purchases 700 MHz of spectrum from Verizon Wireless for $1.9 billion.
September 28, 2012: Crown Castle purchases the rights to 7,200 T-Mobile towers for $2.4 billion.