Connecting the New Economy

This website provides information regarding the proposed transaction announced on October 31, 2016 for CenturyLink to acquire Level 3 Communications.

Expects to offer enterprise and wholesale customers a broader and more complementary range of services and solutions, positioning combined company to enable the advanced technology and growing bandwidth needs of all customers, including consumers, small businesses, large businesses, large multinational enterprises and government entities.

New company will be the second largest domestic communications provider serving global enterprise customers.


Extensive global network will connect more than 350 metropolitan areas with approximately 75,000 on-net buildings, in rural and urban areas alike.


Will bolster the combined company’s overall competitive and financial position, allowing the company to be a stronger and better-resourced competitor in the consumer, enterprise and wholesale markets.

Combination Will Bring Value to all Stakeholders