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Global Switch Data Centre

Client Global Switch

Consultant GMS

Start Date February 2009

Finish Date November 2009

Project Description

Global Switch in Paris is France’s largest carrier-neutral data centre, providing a highly secure IT space. Global Switch data centres are specifically designed to house and protect mission-critical IT equipment

Global Switch Amsterdam is the largest commercial data centre in the Netherlands. The Amsterdam facility provides a secure and resilient IT space. To maximise protection, it features durable and diverse power and cooling systems, the latest fire and security protection and N+1 provisioning on critical services.

Suir Engineering Scope of Work

Suir Engineering carried out the electrical fit out services to the new data centres for these mission-critical facilities
  • This incorporated the complete design, installation and commissioning of the LV and MV electrical installation for the web hosting facilities .
  • Design, co-ordination and production of drawings
  • Installation of all cableways under raised floor, (ie) tray, basket, and
  • fibre guides
  • Installation of UPS main distribution boards and LV distribution boards
  • Installation of all power cables and communications cabling to comms cabinets,
  • lighting and general services
  • Fire Alarm and Security System
  • Commissioning and Testing