Confidential Financial Services Command Center
Markets:Data Centers/Mission Critical
This 82,000-square-foot mission critical data command center with a separate central plant and a 246,000-square-foot parking structure. The detached central plant/generator building incorporated twin, 2000 kW diesel generator plants, a 10,000 gallon underground fuel storage tank and redundant fuel pumps. The central plant’s capacity is 1,600 tons featuring two 800-ton chillers. The entire mechanical and electrical system has a 2N+1 redundancy with "concurrent maintenance capability." The facility’s command center is designed to a critical load of 55 watts/square foot and controls one of the largest financial services websites in the world.
Sundt provided complete preconstruction and construction services under a Construction Manager at Risk contract, including project planning, master schedule, cost estimating, value analysis/engineering, systems analysis, constructability reviews, permitting coordination, subcontractor and equipment vendor bidding, and preparation of a Guaranteed Maximum Price.