TDS completes purchase of Merrimac Communications
TDS Metrocom, Madison, completed the purchase Thursday of the communications network and business operations of Merrimac Communications, Merrimac.
Terms of the transaction have not been disclosed.
Merrimac provides cable TV, internet and phone service in parts of Dane, Sauk and Columbia counties and can be accessed by more than 6,000 homes and businesses.
TDS said it plans to start offering TDS TV service and to extend the fiber optic network to serve more residents.
TDS Metrocom is a subsidiary of TDS Telecom, Madison, which is a subsidiary of Telephone and Data Systems, a publicly traded telecommunications company, based in Chicago, that also owns U.S. Cellular.