Eurico Ferreira Portugal / Siemens in the construction of the second largest Data Center in Portugal

Eurico Ferreira Portugal / Siemens in the construction of the second largest Data Center in Portugal



The REN - Rede Eléctrica Nacional - works for the special facilities of the new Data Center of Riba d'Ave has been adjudicated to the consortium Eurico Ferreira Portugal / Siemens. The project starts in the coming April and it is expected to last 5.5 months.

Eurico Ferreira's team is in charge of the installations of electric power units, ventilation and air conditioning equipment, air handling units, installation of communications, power connections to the public grid and groups of generators. On the other side, Siemens is in charge of the switching and transformer stations, MV/LV panels, centralized technical management systems of fire extinguishing, security and video surveillance.

This project is an important milestone due to its dimension and by leverage strategic partnerships with leading companies in this market segment, such as Siemens Energy Management and Siemens Building Technologies.

We also highlight the cooperation with Proef IT, that strengthens our expertise in this domain and which was essential to win this project.