Media tagged with "Data Center"

Jun
04

Electrical Prefabrication Rising in the Data Center Market

Tags: prefabrication, Data Center, Design-Build

Article | Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Electrical prefabrication isn’t a new trend in itself, but it is becoming increasingly popular in the data center market, explains Southland Industries’ Allyson Harrison in Consulting-Specifying Engineer.

Article
Mar
06

DICE SOUTHWEST

Tags: Data Center, Tradeshow, Event, Southwest

Phoenix, AZ
Location TBD

Kent Grove, Vice President of Mission Critical for TCM Corp. (a Southland Industries company), will serve as a moderator at DICE Southwest, a premium data center investment conference and expo being held this April in Phoenix.

Event
Apr
27

New Workloads, Cost Pressures Drive Up Data Center Power Densities

Tags: Data Center, Mission Critical, Technology

Article | Data Center Knowledge
As power densities in data halls continue to increase, so too does the demand for (and complexity of) the systems required to cool them, explains Mike Kilkeary, associate principal engineer at Southland Engineering. 

Article
Mar
13

Facebook building $2.5B Atlanta-area data center

Tags: Data Center, Engineering

Article | Construction Dive
Water plays a critical role in data center cooling solutions, especially when energy efficiency is a priority, according to Southland Engineering’s Mike Kilkeary.

Article
Dec
30

Design with IAQ in Mind

Tags: Health Care, Data Center, Energy Efficiency

Article | ACHR News  (December 2016)

Poor IAQ is a major concern for both American citizens and the U.S. economy, because it can impact the health comfort, and productivity of building occupants. Inadequate ventilations, chemical contamination, microbial contamination, and other common IAQ problems can contribute to an unhealthy indoor environment.

Article
Nov
20

Why Data Center Construction is ‘Where the Action is’

Tags: Data Center, Forward Thinking

Article | Construction Dive
As our world grows smaller with the addition of more increasingly connected devices, the need for infrastructure supporting those devices’ data is only going to become greater.

Article
Feb
08

Southland Industries Awarded Sabey Data Centers’ Intergate.Ashburn Campus

Tags: Data Center, Mission Critical, Mid-Atlantic

Dulles, VA
Southland Industries, one of the nation's largest MEP building systems experts providing engineering, construction, service and energy service solutions, was recently awarded Sabey Data Centers’ newest campus, Intergate.Ashburn. In addition to Southland, the design-build team consists of Sabey Construction, Dynalectric, and CallisonRTKL.

Press Release
Aug
22

Green Data Centers: Design to Operation

Tags: Energy Efficiency, Data Center, Mission Critical

Article | Mission Critical  (August 2016)
The velocity of data growth in combination with today’s cloud-centric environment is driving the development of new data centers seemingly every day.

Article
Mar
29

Advantages of Design-Build In A Data Center

Tags: Energy, Design-Build, Data Center

Article | Mission Critical Magazine (January 2016)
The design and construction of data centers is a unique market segment for most design consultants and mechanical construction firms. Selecting a system which offers a combination of best in-class energy performance, competitive first cost, scalability for expansions, reliability, and flexibility for future technological changes is emblematic to the industry. The design-build delivery system offers significant advantages to maximize the balance of these characteristics. 

Article
Feb
10

The Why, What, And How of Data Center Humidification

Tags: Data Center, Engineering, Thought Leadership

Article | ES Magazine (February 2016)
As technology use becomes increasingly integral to our daily lives, we need the growth of information technology (IT) infrastructure to keep pace with demand. Operating and maintaining sensitive IT equipment efficiently underlines the need for accurate and reliable control of space temperature and humidity. 

Article