A pronounced player on the digital market is establishing a large datacenter in Southern Denmark to handle data traffic. In that regard, NIRAS has consulted within a wide range of areas such as environment, fire safety, energy, geotechnical engineering, road construction, sewer, load-bearing structures, installations, landscape, and much more. NIRAS has furthermore been in change of authority applications and handled conditions of authority in connection to the building.
The first contact between the Danish municipality and the client was established back in 2014 by Invest in Denmark. The following year, in 2015, the city council approved the transaction, after which the client purchased the land where the construction of first leg of the datacenter is now underway.
The construction of the new datacenter will in progress for a number of years, but the first part is expected to be complete during 2020.