ServiceDesign-Build, Self-Perform, Telecom
A/Z served as the design/build lead for the Windsor Operations & Data Center, providing overall design management, preconstruction services, procurement, and construction administration within LEED principles. The facility boasts an open-office environment / call center, a new auditorium that accommodates up to 300 people, meeting and training rooms, and a video conference room. The new state-of-the-art 10,000 sf data center features 2N back-up power with two Caterpillar 1,250 kW generators. A/Z also self-performed the fit-out of this data center with 80 equipment cabinets, 45 equipment racks, and over 2000 category 6 cables and 60 laser-optimized fiber optic assemblies. The call center utilized 15 telecommunications rooms for distribution to 880 work area outlets with fiber and copper backbone between all. The state-of-the-art equipment supports Eversource’s mission critical transmission and distribution efforts around the clock.