Rackspace Internet Data Center Phases 1, 2 & 3

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Location: Slough (Near London) UK
Client: Rackspace
Project Managers: Mace, HazProjects & DLB (USA)
Consultant: Hurley, Palmer & Flatt
Duration: 7 months | Nov 07 to May 08 + Jan 09 to June 09 Phase 2 | Jan 11 to July 11 Phase 3
Value: EUR €10 million  (Phase 1 - €4 million | Phase 2 - €3 million | Phase 3 - €3 million )

Scope:

  • Design, procurement, installation, testing, balancing & commissioning of HVAC / Mechanical systems for approximately  3000 m² Data Center.
  • Cooling load 1500W/m²  
  • Chillers 3 (Ph.1) + 2 (Ph.2) + 2 (Ph.3)  x 1,517 kW air cooled
  • Down flow units 3x39 No. x 114 kW  :  30,000 m³/hr
  • Pumps 3 x 55kW : 71 l/s
  • AHU 3x6,000 m³/hr
  • Sprinkler Fire Protection system
  • Air supply & extract ducts, Fans & Heat recovery ventilation units