Wholesale Data Center Design

We assisted a global wholesale leader in the conversion of a newspaper printing facility into a world class data center with an ultimate build-out of 46MW of critical power supporting 23 data halls. (Toronto, ON)


Wholesale Greenfield Data Center Design

This wholesale data center broke the 100 MW barrier with a best-in-class two-story facility designed for expedited construction and commissioning. (Ashburn, VA)


Edge Data Center Design

We assisted the global leader in edge data centre deployment in converting a legacy data center into a state of the art edge data center. (Toronto, ON)


Greenfield Data Center Design

Utilizing the client’s data center design standards we had developed several years earlier, we designed a 120,000 sq. ft. Tier IV data center for a major telecom provider. (Northern California)


Prefabricated Modular Greenfield Data Center

After completing the standard design of a modular data center that can be deployed anywhere in the owner’s footprint, we designed the adaptation for the first site for a major telecom provider. (Mississauga, ON)


Colocation Data Center Conversion

We designed a 30,000 sq. ft. data center for a North American colocation provider; the first data center in California to receive Green Globes, Energy Star and LEED Certifications. (Santa Clara, CA)


Critical Facilities Design Services

The design process begins with defining owner project requirements and then creating a basis of design. We offer a one-stop shop with all disciplines in-house required to complete the construction documents. Whether it is a small power or cooling upgrade design for an existing facility or a greenfield design, no project is too large or small for our team. We work where you need us – our professionals are licensed across North America and ready to assist you regardless of project location.

  • BMS and DCIM Modeling
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics Modeling
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Fire Protection Engineering
  • LEED®, Energy Star and Green Globes Certifications
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Peer Review
  • Plumbing Design
  • REVIT Design Modeling
  • Security Design
  • Short Circuit, Coordination, and Arc Flash Analysis
  • Structural Engineering
  • Technology Deployment and Management

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