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ICIT Data Center HVAC Upgrade

The server room of the ICIT Data Center is the central nervous system of the College's technology infrastructure. The room that houses the servers must be kept cool and well ventilated at all times. An aging HVAC system which supplies the server room with cooled air was found to be inadequate in meeting the needs of the Data Center and has been replaced. This project was done in multiple stages, involving removal of the equipment shown below and subsequent installation of a robust, new HVAC system with increased capacity, reliability and efficiency.

Above:  Aging HVAC apparatus which cooled ICIT's server room sits atop one of the North Building's lower roofs.

Below:  Crane lifting HVAC equipment onto North Building roof.

Below:  The Data Center server room; cooled air is pumped into this room through vents in the floor.

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