Global Switch, Sydney West

Data Centre Fit-Out and REFURBISHMENT


Summary of Works…

AREA3 project managed a major refurbishment to the ground floor Reception, Network Operation Centre (NOC) and Offices to the existing Global Switch Sydney West Data Centre in Sydney’s CBD.

This project was split across 3 stages involving, design management, significant stakeholder engagement, logistics, management of preferred, nominated and incumbent sub-contractors and the sequencing of works in a live, highly sensitive and occupied environment.

The scope of works associated with this prestigious and challenging project included:

  • Demolition and removal of existing and redundant features together with the extension of same

  • Protection of operational infrastructure and separation of construction activity from Global Switch’s normal working environment

  • New masonry walls, partitions and linings

  • Suspended ceilings and lighting

  • Reconfiguration of existing and installation of new Mechanical, Electrical, Fire, AV and Security systems together with relocation of an existing access lift and the supply and installation of new Gunnebo entrance controls

  • The provision of high quality and feature finishes commensurate with Global Switch’s corporate identity.

Throughout the staged delivery program, AREA3 achieved a high-quality design and installation standard of finish which improved the working environment for staff and customers whilst meeting Global Switch’s financial and program requirements.

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