Case Study

Data Centre Electrical upgrade

client Data Centre Electrical upgrade
challenge PDU installations within an existing switch site
solution Infrastructure on separate electrical paths
benefit N+N resilient power solution
challenge Upgrade an existing data centre facility for one of the UK’s largest telecommunications services providers. The works involved the installation of additional intelligent Power Distribution Units, upgrade to the sites earthing system, submains distribution taken from A&B LV Panelboards, installation of new PQM monitoring and amendments to the fire suppression systems. All works undertaken whilst the facility was still live.

The new installations were installed within a live data centre site, therefore by taking dedicated electrical feeds from separate A&B feed LV panelboards meant no downtime was required throughout the process.

The extent of work and efficiency improvements included:

benefit N+N redundancy power solution.