KST Electric Signs Contract to Wire New Data Foundry Data Center in Austin

SEPTEMBER 30, 2010 – KST Electric, Ltd., a subsidiary of Rosendin Electric, the nation’s largest private electrical contractor and a 100-percent employee-owned company, announced today it has signed a contract with Data Foundry, a leading provider of wholesale and retail data center outsourcing, co-location, and disaster recovery service, to wire the first phase of a $150 million data center in Austin, Texas.

KST Electric will be responsible for wiring the entire first phase of the Data Ranch construction, including providing flexible power delivery for rooms from 2,500 square feet and up, as well as flexible power redundancy from N+1 to 2N+1 configurations. The first phase will support 12 MW of utility power with two redundant 12 MW feeds into the building and two independent substations, each independently connected to the ERCOT grid.

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