The Slough Data Center Project is a smart grid project located in Slough, London, England, UK. The project was commissioned in 2019.


The Slough Data Center Project was completed using smart grid as the technology category. It is an advanced grid infrastructure project with a rated capacity of 13.5MW. It is implemented in the data centre.

The Slough Data Center Project has the following equipment associated with it:

– Data Center

Slough Data Center Project development status

The commissioning of Slough Data Center Project was completed in 2019.

Additional information

– The Cyxtera Slough campus is ideally situated in the heart of the Slough Trading Estate, 15 minutes from London Heathrow International Airport and 30 minutes from Central London.
– LHR1 is a two-story steel frame and metal clad building located away from any Control of Major Accident Hazards (COMAH) sites and outside of flight paths and potential flood zones.
– AWS, Microsoft Azure, Oracle and Google Cloud are all accessible locally from the Slough Campus.
– Its is covered in nearly 18581 sqm of data centre technical space with access to 13.5 MW of utility power and 11 carriers.

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