Three big-name telecom developers are vying for desirable locations to build warehouse-sized facilities for national communications carriers and Internet service/content providers. The players are BellSouth, Terremark Worldwide and ABR Infocom.

But BellSouth is reported to be reviewing a concept that could squeeze private builders off the turf. The concept involves development of high-speed node access points at multiple South Florida locations. BellSouth will announce its plans Aug. 7.

Meanwhile, Terremark Worldwide plans to develop Technology Center, a 700,000-sf facility in Downtown Miami’s Park West section, while ABR plans an 830,000-sf telecom, office and retail complex on a downtown parking lot. Other planned telecom complexes are at the former Omni International Mall in Miami and in Downtown West Palm Beach.

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