Orascom Construction is building two data centers in the New Administrative Capital in Egypt.
One data center is a Tier 3 project that consists of a Ground + 3-Level, multi-story building with a full basement dedicated to the data center and telecommunications rooms for multiple entities. Total build up area of the project is 38k square meters with the majority of work localized to the basement floor that connects the support buildings and infrastructure. The three other components of the project are the main building , administrative building and two utility buildings.
The facility will be backed up by multiple, paralleled generators and will have an Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) system as well as data center rectifier plants to support critical equipment.
The second project includes the construction of a 133-rack data center and a 1088-rack data center to serve the New Administrative Capital City, as well as a central building with 3 fiber optics and a built-up area of 1,200 square meters.