Cisco Bldg 5 Data Center

Location: San Jose
Features: 43,000 SF Data Center with approximately 25,000 SF of raised floor area. Work included full seismic upgrades to the existing tilt-up building including new steel braced frames, grades beams and roof diaphragm. New exterior service yard housing a 10,000 gallon diesel fuel tank and two 1,500KW emergency generators with capability to add a third at a later date. New 4000A electrical service with all new switchgear. Emergency power system comprised of two primary 500KVA UPS units and one back-up 500 KVA UPS unit, feeding eight 150KVA PDUs with capability for four future PDUs. VESDA early warning fire detection system. FM200 fire extinguishing system with separate detection system, dry pipe pre-action fire sprinklers. DDC monitoring of all HVAC, electrical and fuel piping systems.
Owner: Cisco Systems