ALEC Project Award - Modular Data Centre Complex, Dubai International Airport


ALEC have been awarded the project to build the world’s first Tier 3 certified Modular Data Centre Complex (MDCC) at Dubai International Airport. ALEC scope of works includes complete civil, MEP and infrastructure works. The Dubai International Airport Data Centre will be the first of two planned facilities for Dubai Airports.

On average, almost 230,000 passengers pass through DXB per day and this is growing towards 325,000 per day by 2023, making zero downtime and high reliability a vital requirement. The Modular Data Centre Complex will be the world’s first modular data centers that will be certified by the Uptime Institute to Tier 3 for Design and Construction.

Project Name:  Dubai International Airport – Modular Data Centre Complex
Project Location:  Near Terminal 2
Built Up Area:   3600 M2
Contract Duration:  9 Months
Project Value:  AED 44 Million
Client:  Huawei / Dubai Airports
Engineer: Red Engineering / Arup
Project Management: Atkins