Wood & Grieve Engineers now part of Stantec (WGE) have been providing engineering services to Telstra for over 14 years, including designed and supervised electrical and mechanical upgrades and replacements at various exchanges. Projects have ranged from 100kW to 8MW and included: generators, switchboards, power distribution, chillers, cooling towers, pipework, pumping and air handling plants.
More recently, WGE have provided review services to Telstra for the assessment of AirTrunk co-location offerings and have carried out a technology review and RFP for vendors for the planned Network 2020 data centres. WGE have also been engaged to prepare a project brief for these new data centres.
Exchange projects include: