Wednesday 29 April 2015, Amsterdam
The report recognizes the following companies as the key players in the Data Center Construction Market in the US: Corgan Associates Inc., DPR Construction Inc., Fluor Corp., Gensler Inc., HDR Architecture Inc., Holder Construction Group LLC, Jacobs Engineering Group Inc., Syska Hennessy Group Inc., The Whiting-Turner Contracting Co. and Turner Construction Co.
Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: AECOM, AKF Group, Balfour Beatty, Carlson Design Construct, Clune Construction, Fortis Construction, Gilbane, Hensel Phelps, HITT Contracting, Integrated Design Group, JE Dunn Construction, McGough, Merrick & Co, Mortenson Construction, PageSoutherlandPage, Pepper Construction, PTS, Skanska, Structure Tone and URS Corporation.
The report said: “Enterprises are increasingly focused on incorporating green data centers into their IT infrastructure paradigm. Green data center facilities comprise a better PUE and reduce impact on the environment. LEED certification is used to determine whether a constructed facility satisfies the needs of a business.”
According to the report, demand for data centers among enterprises is one of the major factors propelling market growth. The US hosts many global enterprises across industry verticals, including leading CSPs and manufacturers of data center equipment. Collaborative IT environments have assumed immense significance among enterprises because most of their business applications operate through the cloud.
Further, the report states that while the operational costs associated with data centers have increased considerably, more are being built to meet demand from industry. Power consumption in the country has increased, as has IT equipment spending among enterprises, leading to an increase in CAPEX for enterprises. Vendors have fashioned several innovations that have enabled the development of data center equipment that can operate at low power, leading to considerable reduction in power consumption.
The study was conducted using an objective combination of primary and secondary information including inputs from key participants in the industry. The report contains a comprehensive market and vendor landscape in addition to a SWOT analysis of the key vendors.