Iron Mountain is expected to invest $150 million over the next two years in a joint venture with Web Werks. Web Works is one of India’s top colocation data center providers. Iron Mountain, which is a storage and information management services company first announced its plan to invest on Febr...
Company: Iron Mountain
Country: United States
Region: North America
|Current||Under Construction||Potential Expansion||Total at Full Buildout|
|Gross SqFt:||100,000 (est)||400,000 (est)||500,000 (est)|
The Iron Mountain Data Center is located 220 feet underground this is a 145 acre former limestone mine.
- 200-Acre Iron Mountain-Owned Underground Campus
- 220-Feet Below the Surface
- Consistent Delivery of Turnkey Data Center Space
- N+1 Electrical Systems (A/B paths - cabinet through generator)
- N+1 Mechanical and Cooling
- Limestone Slab Nearly Unlimited Floor-Load Weight Limit
- High-Density Ready (up to 20 kW per cabinet/rack)
- 100% Usable Computer Room Space - No Infrastructure in Room
- Custom Hot/Cold Aisle Containment Solutions Available
- Powered by 100% Renewable Energy
- Natural, Geothermal Cooling Reduced Energy Consumption
Operational and expansion costs are much lower than most above-ground facilities. The data center pumps 53-degree water from an underground aquifer to cool its systems.
The mine has two major substations underground that draw power from West Penn Power's grid network. At full capacity, the Iron Mountain data center could span 500,000 square feet of space and could consume roughly 40 megawatts of power.