Metro Ethernet network was designed to combine the industrial areas of the metallurgical complex of Corporation Kazakhmys in two cities for the first, to ensure the rapid exchange of current information received from the automation systems and telemetry, and secondly to increase the capacity of the connection as the Internet and the Intranet.

AVENCOM Responsibility

AVENCOM company has been selected to design, installation and commissioning of Metro Ethernet network, based on fiber optic ring backbone.

AVENCOM Approach

The project team selected Cisco Systems solutions to meet the goals of the project. The network was assembled and simulated in the Workshop of AVENCOM before sending it to the project site. Each of the 18 objects was equipped with a telecommunications rack with a reserve battery performance of up to 3 hours, without prejudice to the equipment and processes. In Balhash FOC was installed using the existing overpass, and Zhezkazgan 3,5 km of FOC was laid in urban telecommunications trench and 1,5 km of FOC using existing overpass.


The network was successfully launched and putted into industrial operation.



Design and installation FOC and Metro Ethernet network



Corporation KAZAKHMYS