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31 August 2023

Ameren Services Company Partners with Diamond Communications to Expand Wireless Infrastructure Deployment

ST LOUIS, MO, July 31, 2023 – Ameren Services Company (“Ameren”) today announced its partnership with Diamond Communications (“Diamond”), a leading private wireless infrastructure company, to exclusively market and manage the installation of wireless carrier equipment on select Ameren assets. The partnership will expand wireless carrier access to Ameren’s Communication and Transmission Towers. More than 200 new communication towers are being constructed to support Ameren’s network. The Ameren-Diamond partnership will facilitate Ameren’s ongoing efforts to utilize its vast holdings of existing infrastructure for deployment of enhanced wireless services benefiting consumers, businesses, and communities throughout Illinois and Missouri. Ameren is at the forefront of helping communication service providers with their expansion network efforts across Missouri and Illinois. Ameren’s vast infrastructure, which includes transmission towers, telecom towers and land, provides the necessary structures to accelerate carriers’ build-outs.

“Diamond is excited to partner with Ameren and take advantage of their many colocatable assets in the Midwest, a region where we have established deep relationships with the major wireless carriers,” said Ed Farscht, Diamond’s Chief Executive Officer. “We look forward to bringing our knowledge and best practices in the utility space to benefit the communities Ameren serves as we work with the team at Ameren to expand use of their assets for wireless development.”

About Ameren Corporation
St. Louis-based Ameren Corporation powers the quality of life for 2.4 million electric customers and more than 900,000 natural gas customers in a 64,000-square-mile area through its Ameren Missouri and Ameren Illinois rate-regulated utility subsidiaries. Ameren Illinois provides electric transmission and distribution service and natural gas distribution service. Ameren Missouri provides electric generation, transmission, and distribution services, as well as natural gas distribution service. Ameren Transmission Company of Illinois operates a rate-regulated electric transmission business in the Midcontinent Independent System Operator, Inc. For more information, visit, or follow us on Twitter at @AmerenCorp,, or

About Diamond Communications
Diamond was founded in 2006 and owns/manages over 4,000 tenanted wireless communication sites in the United States as well as other communications infrastructure, including fiber and distributed antenna properties. Over the last several years, Diamond and its shareholders have invested approximately $2 billion of capital into various assets. Diamond has offices throughout the United States and also manages over 300,000 third-party properties and structures in all fifty states. Diamond has longstanding relationships with the wireless carriers, first responders, and other wireless and fiber users. Please visit our website at

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