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Case Study: District Photo Data Center Project

Case Study: District Photo Data Center Project

DCS Data Centers assisted District Photo with capacity issues by providing long-term solutions. District Photo had several single points of failure that could cause extended outages to the data center.

The client requested the services of DCS to provide:

Design Services

Construction Management

  • Provide full onsite Project Management services.
  • Create a complete project implementation plan defining both team and individual responsibilities
  • Monitor and evaluate key individual and subcontractor performance
  • Conduct frequent reviews and coordination progress review meetings
  • Assure that scheduled milestones were met
  • Assure compliance with the technical requirements agreed upon at the design stage

 Construction Services

CRAC Equipment

UPS and Power Distribution Equipment

Installation Services

  • Provide a detail schedule of events plan and manage accordingly.
  • Purchase, coordinate, receive, rig, set and connect new equipment.
  • Modify the Access Raised Flooring as required to accommodate new CRAC`s.
  • Relocate existing wall mounted electric panel`s to the most logical nearby locations.
  • Provide all necessary refrigerant, water and condensate piping to permit normal operation of new CRAC equipment. Condenser`s will be roof mounted located above the server room.
  • Provide all necessary pipe and electrical routes to the roof for CRAC condenser`s.
  • Condenser`s will be placed on code compliant bases.
  • Install all electrical input feeders to the new UPS.
  • Create a new secondary power distribution system from the UPS for the critical load.
  • Install power distribution downstream of the PDU.
  • Post completion, return the data center to its original condition.
  • All work was performed during normal working hours while not causing disruption to the 7×24 operation of the existing data center.

Extended Warranty and Preventive Maintenance Service

  • DCS provided post completion maintenance services for all of the new Data Center air conditioning equipment. With high level quick response times in the event of a failure.



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