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Washington State Generator Project

Posted by Allison Boen

Thu, 27 Jul, 2017 @ 08:11 PM

In the beautiful town of Snoqualmie, Washington, our team provided, delivered and set in place this week an equally beautiful 500 KW Cummins diesel generator.

After of weeks of preparation, the unit was expertly set in place in less than 2 and a half hours. Years of experience and an attention to detail equal a satisfied Customer!

Contact the team at Alcatex for all your Generator Requirements at inquire@alcatex.com

Alcatex is a Minority Certified Company.

 

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1475 KW Caterpillar Generator: Rare find!

Posted by Allison Boen

Thu, 09 Mar, 2017 @ 10:54 PM

With Spring right around the corner, April showers and Tornado Season approaches. Backup power and UPS units are extremely vital in the performance of major companies during such times, and preparations are being made.

Current back-up generator availability shows a 2012 model Caterpillar XQ1475G Natural Gas Power Module.


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This particular unit produces 1475 Kilowatts at either 50 or 60HZ. With a mere 3750 hours and loaded on a trailer that is ready for delivery, this is a rare deal that should be heavily considered by all Companies preparing for the coming months. 

For more information on this unit and other units, please contact Allison at allisonb@alcatexinc.com or visit our Inventory page HERE.

 

Alcatex Critical Facilities Maintenance Service

Posted by Allison Boen

Tue, 21 Feb, 2017 @ 07:42 PM


 

Critical Facilities Maintenance

To ensure the reliable operation of the critical systems installed, Alcatex provides critical facility maintenance services of generators, electrical gear, UPS, batteries, HVAC, and electrical services. 

Alcatex provides

  • 24/7 Emergency Services
  • Dedicated Project Manager (to coordinate requests)
  • Review of Service Reports
  • Corrective services for the Data Center

 

Current Facilities Maintenance Contracts:

Jones Lang LaSalle - T-Mobile

(73 Nationwide Locations)

CBRE - Amazon

(22 Nationwide Locations)

 

 You can view our Critical Facilities Maintenance page Here.

Alcatex Data Center Decommissioning

Posted by Allison Boen

Thu, 16 Feb, 2017 @ 08:07 PM

Alcatex, Inc.

 

From equipment updates to complete facility shutdown, Alcatex has assisted in more than 40 enterprise Data Centers Decommission Projects in the past 20 years.

Whether you need to remove generators, power systems, rack servers or electrical backbones, turn to the experienced professionals to make the transition as smooth as possible for both you and your business. Our expert team of associates can maximize your ROI while mitigating risks. Leave the liquidation of your Data Center Items to us while you focus on your core competence. 

Alcatex is prepared to meet any specific need and escalated time constraints you might have for your Data Center Decommission.  

 

To see our wide list of capabilities, see our Data Center Decommissioning page Here.

For any questions, please contact Allison Boen and allisonb@alcatex.com.

With the Support of Alcatex, Waste Management's Austin Data Center Awarded EPA’s ENERGY STAR®

Posted by Allison Boen

Mon, 30 Jan, 2017 @ 08:57 PM

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               With the support of Alcatex, Waste Management Austin Data Center has achieved EPA’s ENERGY STAR® Certification for Superior Energy Efficiency..

See the article here: https://www.newswire.com/news/waste-management-austin-data-center-earns-energy-star-certification-18570988

               Earning the EPA’s ENERGY STAR certification signifies the Data Center’s impressive top 25% performance of similar facilities nationwide, and shows the top-notch energy performance levels met by Waste Management.

               With the help of Alcatex, Waste Management achieved these strict guidelines with the ultimate goal of high energy performance. The cost-effective methods have not only won the ENERGY STAR certification, but have also reduced the amount of CO2 released into the atmosphere by approximately 35%!

               In the article, you will find statements from Waste Management on their achievement, some information on the Better Building Challenge, and the course of actions taken by Alcatex, Inc. and Waste Management to achieve the EPA ENERGY STAR certification.

Alcatex is Looking for Used Generators!

Posted by Allison Boen

Wed, 10 Feb, 2016 @ 08:49 PM

Alcatex is looking to buy used generators and equipment. We will pay top dollar for your new or used 100 KW to 1000 KW Generators! 

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To kick off Spring, Alcatex is looking to increase our inventory of  Used generators! Alcatex can remove and rig out your old Generator if you are relocating or upgrading Euipment.  We can buy it all! Automatic Transfer Switches, UPS Systems and Computer Room AC units as well.

If you have any questions or inquiries, contact Allison at 972-226-0047 or e-mail at allisonb@alcatexinc.com 

WM Case Study picked up by "The News"

Posted by Allison Boen

Fri, 28 Aug, 2015 @ 09:19 PM

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This is Pretty COOL!

Air Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration News AKA - THE NEWS  has published an article based on  the case study and  completed project for Waste Managments Austin Data Center and the replacment of two 400 Ton Chillers!

The article can be found here -> http://www.achrnews.com/articles/130238-chiller-upgrade-provides-energy-efficient-data-center

So....we are re-blogging the blog that we blogged about when the case study was published...but we now think it deserves another blog....Hey, we will take free Advertisment any day!

Waste Management Case Study for Energy Efficient Data Center Chiller Upgrade

Posted by Allison Boen

Tue, 14 Jul, 2015 @ 09:48 PM

Alcatex is excited to share the Press Release for the Waste Management Case Study for its Energy Efficient Data Center Chiller Upgrade Project. Alcatex was the Prime Contractor and Project Manager to replace two large older chillers with two Daikin 400-ton Pathfinder air-cooled chillers. Waste Management predicts its annual savings on straight energy usage translates to approximately 11.3% or greater, along with a power factor correction savings, resulting in combined savings of more than 13.2% annually. "Our power factor was low at 0.75 and it has improved considerably to 0.88,"

Even more exciting, the Press Release through PR Newswire was picked up by over 248 other websites- just in one week alone!

Including Wall Street Select!

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And Renewable Energy World!

 

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For the Full Press Release see link below, or to read the selected articles simply click on the images above.

http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/waste-management-case-study-for-energy-efficient-data-center-chiller-upgrade-300111185.html

Midas Green Technologies to be featured with Alcatex at the Data Center World Global Conference in Las Vegas

Posted by Allison Boen

Mon, 20 Apr, 2015 @ 04:45 PM

 

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Austin, Texas-based Midas Green Technologies will present Midas XCI during the four-day AFCOM conference. Midas will be featured in partnership with Dallas-based Alcatex, Inc., highlighting the latest in efficient data center cooling technologies with servers from Dell and Super Micro. Alcatex has specialized in Mission Critical facilities since 1995 and performs Energy Assessments to improved existing facilities as well as new Data Centers builds for the demands of the future.

 

Midas XCI immersion cooling technology allows you to maximize the server density, power efficiency and minimize physical footprint. Immersion cooling works because of the non-conductive liquid cooling medium. Instead of air, we use a dielectric fluid that is over 1000 times cool over 200kW of compute power and can be located almost anywhere.

 

Jim Koen, CEO of Midas Green Technologies will be in attendance. “We are excited to work with Alcatex at Data Center World, we also look forward to showing the world how Midas XCI is the best immersion cooling solution.”

 

Data Center World takes place April 19-23rd 2015 at The Mirage in Las Vegas, Nevada. Alcatex and Midas Green technologies will be in booth #1235.

 

About Midas Green Technologies: Midas Green technologies provides Midas XCI, the most innovative and efficient data center cooling system. Founded in March 2011, we are headquartered in Austin, Texas. Our mission is to slash the data center carbon footprint and provide our customers with compelling savings and benefit based on the superior design and efficiency of Midas XCI.

 

About Alcatex, Inc.: Alcatex specializes in Data Center design and build. We are committed to all Turnkey Computer Room Construction and installation needs. Computer Designs over the past few years have altered the environmental conditions required for successful and efficient operations. Through expert experience and increased awareness, Alcatex, Inc. is ready to tackle the pressure and problems that many Companies experience.

 

Spring Cleaning continuation with an updated Flyer!

Posted by Allison Boen

Thu, 16 Apr, 2015 @ 09:41 PM


 

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Also just another reminder that Alcatex will be in Vegas for AFCOM Data Center World from April 19-23rd! We will be located at Booth #1235

Come see us and receive some of our Swag! We promise you'll be the "coolest" person there!

Alcatex will also be hosting an extended Happy Hour at the Rhumbar in the Mirage Hotel on Wednesday, April 22 from 6-7:30 PM. For your special invitation, contact Allison at allisonb@alcatexinc.com