Spectrum auction contractor chosen | ACMA

Spectrum auction contractor chosen

Power Auctions LLC is the successful tenderer for the provision of spectrum auction capability, implementation and related advisory services for the 700 MHz and 2.5GHz (digital dividend) spectrum auction, expected to take place in the second half of 2012.

Power Auctions was chosen from a strong and impressively-credentialed international field of auction service providers.

Power Auctions has commenced work with the Australian Communications and Media Authority (the ACMA) to deliver:

  • a configurable internet-based auction capability that implements the ACMA’s Combinatorial Clock Auction (CCA) rules

  • expert advice on the practical implementation of auction rules

  • auction support and training services.

Power Auctions

Power Auctions is a leading international provider of expert auction design advice, auction implementation services and web-based auction software for spectrum auctions and other high-stakes auctions.

Power Auctions has extensive experience in providing auction designs, implementation services and software in the electricity, natural gas, resources and telecommunications sectors. Power Auctions’ lead personnel have worked extensively with overseas spectrum regulators, including the US Federal Communications Commission, Industry Canada and the UK’s Ofcom, and they have been innovators in CCA design.

Last updated: 28 November 2016