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Data Center Design

Resilience, reliability, flexibility, security, speed, and adaptability are business objectives for organizations where data is crucial to their operations, connection to their customers, and to remain competitive. You need a high-level of redundancy, scalability, and flexibility to power the next stage of technology.
 Our team delivers.

Mission Critical Facilities Designed For the Future

We don’t know exactly what tomorrow will bring. But we do know there will be more data, different threats, and a need for greater sustainability. Your data centers and other mission critical facilities need to be designed to face the challenges of today and prepare for the possibilities of tomorrow.

Our team of engineers has decades of experience at everything from cage deployments to full campuses. We partner with you to anticipate problems that have yet to be imagined. We work with you to protect your mission, now and in the future.

Ranked the #3 Data Center Engineering Firm by Building
Design + Construction.

Mission Critical Facility Design Capabilities

Building the data center campuses of tomorrow.

Enabling more capacity, more flexibility.

Helping larger companies scale up to meet their unique needs.

Capacity planning to anticipate future high speed and complex calculation needs.

A Full Range of Services For Your Data Centers

The complexity of mission critical facilities demands attention to detail and to the big picture. All building systems need to work together to ensure reliability, performance, and security.

Our team offers expertise for your infrastructure needs from total cost of ownership and site selection through traditional MEP design and Commissioning.

ESD helps make mission critical facilities efficient and sustainable.

Testimonial Quotes
Good people who are genuinely vested in our project.

There is a level of creativity required for my projects. Often we go into projects without knowing the exact scope and ESD works with us to keep on budget and work against NTE numbers.

Design Manager | National Colocation Data Center Owner and Operator

A Team Of Dedicated Experts

ESD offers a team of professionals with the analytical, technical, and consultative skills to develop specialized solutions.

These include everything from total cost of ownership and data center development services through design, construction, commissioning, and operations of mission critical facilities. We work in a wide range of industries including financial services, technology, government entities, and more.

Data Center Questions? Ask Us!

Credit: © Tom Harris | Design by Gensler

See What Happens When We Work Together.

Creativity, insight, partnership. Better spaces to work, to live, and to plan for the future. See data centers are served in these projects.

Confidential Large Nationwide Technology Client
Services: Automation, MEP/FP Engineering
Confidential Large Technology Client
Services: Automation, MEP/FP Engineering
Digital Realty
Services: Automation, MEP/FP Engineering, Technology

News and Events: A Prism of Possibilities

The markets we serve are reflected in the thought leadership, instructional videos, podcasts, and other information offerings we post regularly. Check out the latest.

Schlattman Reviews Changing Criteria for Data Center Sites

Changes to colocation and hyperscale data center communities are dramatically changing requirements for site selection, and it is up to the engineering professional to keep on top of the latest trends. (Read more about data center site selection.)

Olejniczak Looks at Future of Data Center Design

Consulting-Specifying Engineer (CSE) magazine recently convened a panel of industry experts to discuss current trends pushing the engineered systems of data centers in different directions. (Read more about the future of data centers.)

Cruthis Recognized for Service to Country and Industry

A company founded by military veterans to support the mission critical data center industry is spotlighting an ESD vet who has made contributions to both. (Learn more about Robert Cruthis.)

Prepare for The Future of Mission Critical Design

The future is coming fast, and it demands zero downtime. Work with us to create mission critical facilities that are prepared for the possibilities tomorrow brings.

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