Project Details

Eastpoint Business Park, Dublin 3

Enterprise Ireland HQ


Enterprise Ireland

Project Type:

Commercial, Data Centres

Project Value


Project Detail:

Overview Enterprise Ireland is the Irish government organisation responsible for the development and growth of Irish enterprises in world markets. The organisation had outgrown its original office space and was faced with data islands and a dated interoffice data infrastructure. This installation consisted of the consolidation of four Dublin offices and data centre into the new headquarters based in the Plaza at Eastpoint Business Park, Dublin. Designer Group provided the complete mechanical and electrical services installation. This was a consolidation exercise resulting in a complex phased handover process focused on the communication room’s relocation and reintegration.

More Detail:

Designer Group are responsible for all Mechanical and Electrical Services comprising of

  •  Full modular power system to desks
  •  Controlled lighting and emergency lighting installations
  •  CCTV System installation to the perimeter and all sensitive internal zones
  •  Access control proximity card readers on all internal doors
  •  Intruder alarm system
  •  Disabled support systems, accessible accessories, toilet alarms, refuge systems
  •  Audio visual systems in key areas
  •  Internal CAT 6A cabling, over 5000 points using over 250,000m of cable
  •  L1 analogue addressable fire detection system
  •  Monitored leak and flood detection system in data centres
  •  Diverse fibre paths, no single point of failure between the data cabinets and power entry
  •  Dual power feed to every cabinet and PDU in the data centres
  •  Generator arrangement N+1 with 900 KVA of Generator power (450 and 400 KVA set up)
  •  Dual redundant UPS (Uninterrupted Power Supply) System
  •  Very Early Smoke Detection (VESDA) fire protection in air intakes in data centres
  •  Low pressure hot water pipe work in office space
  •  Treated air in zoned areas
  •  Environmental control, temperature regulated in data centres correct to 2 degrees
  •  Constant humidity system
  •  Fully redundant cooling system within the data centers