The data center industry is a multibillion-dollar industry. According to Gartner, end-user spending on data center infrastructure for 2020 was $188 billion, a 10.3% decrease from 2019’s spending. With these figures, we can reach a consensus that there’s a massive market available for data cent...
Province: Quebec Province
Region: North America
Power Cost: 4.2 cents per kWh
Total Building SqFt: 156,000
Total Power: 30.0 Megawatts
MTL-2 is located within 10 kilometers of Montreal’s city center. The facility includes more than 150,000 square feet of colocation space and is served by multiple power substations operated by Hydro Quebec, with a total planned capacity of 30MW.
The building was a former printing facility for the Montreal Gazette. The Gazette shut down the facility in 2014 and sold it to eStruxture in December of 2017. The company plans to invest $150 million to convert the facility into a modern data center.