200-cabinet, 441sqm knowledge centre, designed constructed and delivered on time and in price range for vanguard and colocation service supplier.
1 March 2023 – London, UK – Safe I.T. Environments Ltd, one of many UK’s main design and construct corporations for modular, containerised and micro knowledge centres, has right now introduced the handover of a 1MW, 200 cupboard, knowledge centre design and construct venture for Proximity Knowledge Centres, a UK-wide supplier of edge knowledge centre and colocation companies.
Proximity knowledge centre website
Designed, constructed and venture managed by Safe I.T. Environments, the brand new facility was constructed into the bottom flooring of an present constructing containing knowledge centres, and is 441sqm in dimension. The perimeter of the information centre was based mostly on a 60 minute fire-rated modular wall and roof development, which included a separate UPS and swap room situated in one other space.
The Mechanical and Electrical (M&E) specification was designed to comfortably deal with a continuing 1MW load, based mostly on 200-cabinets at 5kW per cupboard. The modular design of the M&E infrastructure implies that parts will be added to assist the wanted load in incremental phases to match the IT load.
Power environment friendly N+1 air-con, was equipped and put in all through the set up, in addition to Novec fireplace suppression and VESDA detection, extraction techniques, environmental controls and safety techniques, together with CCTV, door entry techniques, intruder alarms and leak detection.
The venture included the administration of planning permission functions for all plant gear on website, and making certain compliance with improvement, well being & security, and constructing management rules at each stage for each development and fireplace security compliance. A full-time venture staff was allotted to the venture, conducting common inspections to make sure contract specs and high quality have been maintained.
John Corridor, Managing Director, Colocation at Proximity Knowledge Centres, stated, “This was a major enlargement of the information centre companies we provide at a key website, and we needed to make sure the absolute best outcomes. The information centre has been designed to attain the absolute best annualised PUE and Safe I.T. Environments has accomplished a superb job of delivering the venture, dealing with each side of development, set up and testing.”
Chris Wellfair, Tasks Director at Safe I.T. Environments, added, “It’s at all times nice to work with shoppers which can be actually dedicated to having probably the most power environment friendly knowledge centres. Having full possession of an information centre venture, means we are able to guarantee probably the most environment friendly construct programme, and for our shoppers means they’ve just one place to go to get issues accomplished and focus on progress. It’s nice to be handing over this knowledge centre to Proximity on time, in price range, and to a world class specification.”
About Safe I.T. Environments Ltd
Safe I.T. Environments Ltd is a UK firm specialising within the design and construct of power environment friendly inner/exterior safe modular, containerised, and micro knowledge centres, together with mechanical and electrical infrastructure. The corporate has established an enviable relationship with its shoppers based mostly on belief and mutual respect by working as a staff with the consumer and its venture staff.
The corporate provides a “Complete Options Bundle” to the personal, healthcare, schooling, and authorities sectors, in addition to co-hosting corporations within the UK and offshore, by the use of design, implementation, and set up administration companies for initiatives from small stand-alone laptop rooms to massive public sector contracts and co-hosting places. All rooms are designed to fulfill the newest take a look at requirements, now considered the benchmark commonplace for modular rooms being put in all through the UK and Europe.
Safe I.T. Environments’ main goal is to make sure that shoppers’ crucial infrastructure parts are protected towards all exterior threats in a suitably protected modular room or ModCel containerised surroundings. To this finish the corporate has established long-standing partnerships with its producers, who’re on the forefront of R&D, to make sure the best stage of bodily safety and power effectivity is maintained.
About Proximity Knowledge Centres
Proximity Knowledge Centres operates a quickly rising trusted community of regional carrier-neutral edge knowledge centres throughout the UK. These permit shoppers to find their knowledge in native markets, near the information finish consumer. By selecting Proximity’s community of edge knowledge centres enterprise, public cloud and content material service supplier organisations maximise aggressive edge by way of lowered latency, enabling improved response occasions and lowered transit prices.
The corporate is totally dedicated to offering power environment friendly and sustainable services that are constructed to tier 3 trade requirements and are ISO 9001, 14001 and 27001 compliant. Full on-site assist, transition and onboarding is supplied to prospects. For max comfort, an easy buyer contracting mannequin is supplied with a single set of SLAs masking one or a number of websites, as required. Scope of companies is tailor-made to swimsuit regional demand.
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