Data centres

Data centres are increasingly expected to deliver critical services within tight budgetary controls in an environment of rising energy costs and fast changing technologies. Data requirements and power and cooling demands are expected to continue increasing however, by leveraging technologies and processes, Aurecon is able to provide solutions that can increase efficiency and maximise existing resources. Our data centre capabilities/track record covers a wide range of applications and facilities including:

  • Cloud computing facilities
  • Corporate data rooms
  • Disaster recovery centres
  • Fibre access nodes
  • Major data centres and data warehouses
  • Switching centres and telephone exchanges


In the complex data centre environment, expertise is required across multiple disciplines. Aurecon’s team of specialists work with clients to develop reliable, efficient, and ecologically sustainable data centres. Our range of services are tailored to meet the individual needs of our clients in terms of facility type, size, capacity, reliability, capital and operating cost, and commercial return on investment. Aurecon understand the data centre business models and how our skills and services can add significant value to our client’s projects and investment.

Our data centre services include:

  • Data centre asset management
  • Data centre audits (existing facilities)
  • Data centre engineering design and project management
  • Financial modelling and business cases
  • Network architecture, design and specification
  • Reliability modelling
  • Site acquisition
  • Test management.

Aurecon’s proprietary data centre financial model determines optimum size, heat density and energy type when considering business cases for developing or upgrading data centres. We also provide expertise in technologies such as embedded gas generation, high voltage reticulation, absorption chillers and economy cycle cooling, which not only leads to substantial savings in running costs, but can also dramatically reducing carbon dioxide emission levels.