Sgsw extends FTTH network to almost 48,000 households

Wednesday 15 May 2019 | 17:01 CET | News

Swiss utility provider St Galler Stadtwerke (Sgsw) recorded 47,577 fibre-optics termination connections at the end of 2018, compared to 44,704 in 2017. Most of the connections were for private customers. These amounted to 41,373 from 38,964 year-on-year. For business customers, the number went to 6,204 from 5,740.

At end December, the provider recorded 9,934 buildings connected to FTTH, compared to 9,712 in 2017, 131 connected school buildings, compared to 114 in 2017, 151 points of presence with passive fibre-optics equipment, compared to 133 in 2017, and 95 points of presence with active fibre-optics equipment, versus 93 in 2017.

Sgsw had 11 contracts with providers on its fibre-optics network, the same number as in 2017.

The total number of customers increased to 8,519 from 6,630 in 2017.

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: Sgsw
Countries: Switzerland
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