Data Centers

Digital Realty (MEL10 & MEL11), Australia


Digital Realty (MEL10 & MEL11), Australia

Setting the global standard in technical real estate

Digital Realty is the world's largest provider of data center, colocation and interconnection solutions with over 140 secure locations globally. 

To meet an increasing demand from businesses, located within Melbourne’s CBD, for access to a data center within close proximity, they developed two state-of-the-art data center facilities 16km north west of the city.

Mission critical expertise

Linesight provided full cost management and superintendent services throughout the duration of these two projects, from early concept design through to the completion of construction. These were highly complex projects, to deliver a number of critical spaces finished to high specifications and within short construction programs. Linesight’s expertise in mission critical construction projects, their comprehensive database of local construction, their services costs, and their industry leading CostX quantity measurement software ensured the delivery of both projects on time and within budget.

Project complexities

  • Uptime Institute Tier III design and construction certified
  • Industry leading PUE of <1.3 with zero water usage
  • Roof top free-air cooling and air handling units operating in an N+1configuration
  • True 2N electrical infrastructure
Power usage effectiveness (PUE) of less than 1.3 with zero water usage
4 No. 1,000 sq.m. pods of critical space – 7.52 MW Confidential