Data Center World is part of the Informa Tech Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

Data Center World 2020: A Virtual Experience

Browse and sort the growing list of Data Center World 2020 sessions by pass type, topic, and format.

Agenda at a Glance

Chiller Assisted Cooling for Mission Critical Facilities

Stephen Spinazzola  (Senior Project Manager, BALA|SVA)

Location: Data Center World Session Valut

Pass Type : All Access, Standard

Track : Mission Critical Facilities & Energy Management

Session Type: Session

Vault Recording: TBD

The design relates to a chiller assisted cooling chilled water plant for data centers. In the system and method of the design, a fluid cooler is utilized as the primary means of heat rejection of the chilled water exiting the IT environment in the data center. After passing through the fluid cooler, if the design chilled water supply is above the set point, the water is passed through the water chiller where it is cooled before being pumped back to the IT environment in the data center. The use of a fluid cooler as the primary means of heat rejection of the chilled water allows for a reduction in the size of the chiller plant and emergency power plant sized by 35% which also provides lower initial cost and fuel consumption during emergency operations. Initial reduced construction costs are also attributable to a reduction in pipe and insulation material, and less copper for emergency power distribution. The operational EUE is approximately 1.1.