Case Studies

At DDAI our diverse range of capabilities means we have the expertise and experience to deliver our integrated building solutions across many sectors, from retail to commercial mixed use to education to healthcare and many others.

 Our dedicated project teams will work with you through the design and implementation phases of your project, and our lifecycle support services via our Cheshire based Infrastructure Operations Centre (IOC) enables us to provide ongoing lifecycle support to the building owner.

​Please find below a selection of DDAI case studies:

Data Centres

Data CentreIngersoll Rand - Walsall
The DDAI team demonstrated expertise in both electrical and IT engineering - delivering a resilient and reliable computer room package with minimum disruption and to the complete satisfaction of the client
 
Data CentreSumitomo Group - Newcastle Under Lyme
Dimension Data was tasked with designing and creating a new, medium-sized server room environment with the reliability and resilience expected of a business critical system for SEWS Europe's European Central Computing Services.
  
Data CentrePower and Cooling Assessment

 
Intelligent Building Solutions

Intelligent BuildingCandy and Candy One Hyde Park
See how Dimension Data Advanced Infrastructure delivered at the world's most expensive residential address.
Intelligent BuildingDimension Data - UK
Dimension Data fit out their 2 UK premises to create intelligent buildings - including security, heating, lighting and IT communication systems.
Intelligent BuildingWestfield Stratford City Shopping Centre
See how Dimension Data Advanced Infrastructure delivered the Central Network System at Westfield Stratford, Europe's largest shopping centre.
​Intelligent BuildingLondon Designer Outlet
DDAI delivers Intelligent Building Solutions for a flagship retail park in the heart of London, turning Quintain’s Wembley Park vision into reality.

 
IP-Telephony
 

IP-TelephonyEdinburgh International Conference Centre
Dimension Data's Installation of an IP Telephony Solution at The EICC Increases Client Satisfaction and Employee Productivity.
  
IP-TelephonyHIFX - Berkshire
Dimension Data recommend solution which enables the hot-desking and other productive IPT applications to combine with HIFX's existing Telephony Directory Monitor; avoiding disruption to business.
  
IT Services inc IPTJoseph Chamberlain College - Birmingham
Dimension Data's teams have installed the leading-edge unified communications solution for data, wireless and voice networks. The £40million building won a Prime Minister 'Better Public Building Award'
  
IT Services inc IPTThe Marlowe Academy - Kent
Dimension Data Advanced Infrastructure designed and installed the entirely new IP network infrastructure at the Academy.
  

Mechanical & Electrical Services

Electrical ServicesGreenwich University - London
Greenwich University expanded their campus with the Cutty Sark Hall of Residence, comprising 235 rooms, 50,000 square feet of retail space and 24 luxury apartments.
  
Electrical ServicesPaddington West End Quay - London
The dedicated DDAI team was appointed by Wates Construction to manage every aspect of the design and installation of the electrical installation, as well as the containment system of the complex telecommunications network for the entire development.
  
M&E ServicesRAF Northolt - Middlesex
VINCI Construction UK has selected DDAI to carry out full Mechanical, Electrical and Data work as part of a total renewal of the services at RAF Northolt, one of the country's key air bases.
  
M&E ServicesUNITE Great Suffolk Street - London
Mansell has commissioned DDAI to design and execute the full Mechanical and Electrical installation for a 203 bed student accommodation project at Great Suffolk Street, London, for its client UNITE.
  

Network Infrastructure

Data and IPTBSF – Barnsley
Dimension Data Advanced Infrastructure (DDAI) was contracted to undertake a rollout of integrated data and telephony networks for 8 Barnsley schools.
IP InfrastructureBSF – Sheffield
Dimension Data Advanced Infrastructure was contracted to undertake a full roll-out of specialist IP infrastructure solutions for all 27 of the city's secondary schools.
IT ServicesEuston Tower - London
WS Atkins, a world-class technology consultancy, has appointed Dimension Data Advanced Infrastructure to supply and roll-out a new IT network for its new London headquarters.
  
IT Services inc IPTHinde House School - Sheffield
How Dimension Data Advanced Infrastructure helped a struggling primary and secondary school to merge and become a unique 'School for the Future', serving children from 3-16 years of age.
IT ServicesJohnson Controls - Worcestershire
Johnson Controls appoint Dimension Data to design and install its IT cabling infrastructure for the new facility in Redditch - a structured cabling system that meets the demand of an operation that produces more than 1,000 seats, 24 hours a day.
  
IT Services inc IPTJoseph Chamberlain College - Birmingham
Dimension Data's teams have installed the leading-edge unified communications solution for data, wireless and voice networks. The £40millio building won a Prime Minister 'Better Public Building Award'
  
IT Services inc IPTThe Marlowe Academy - Kent
Dimension Data Advanced Infrastructure designed and installed the entirely new IP network infrastructure at the Academy.
  
IT ServicesUniversity of Derby
Derby University had a requirement to install a cabling infrastructure throughout their Halls of Residence for students in eight locations within Derby. The eight locations consisted of over twenty buildings, giving a total of 2500 student bedrooms.
  
IT ServicesUniversity of Warwick
DDAI has been the framework partner of choice to the University since 2003. DDAI supports the University of Warwick across its 720 acre campus - supporting over 16,000 students, 30 academic departments and 40 research centres

 
Renewable Energy Technologies

Green TechnologyCarbon Friendly IT Infrastructure - Whitepaper
This whitepaper demonstrates the possibilities that exist for office-based businesses in reducing the environmental footprint of their information and communications technology systems. It is written for people with no environmental training, and aims to provide practical advice on how environmentally friendly solutions can be implemented.
  

Security

IP-SecurityLand & Marine - Cheshire
DDAI has installed a comprehensive IP-based CCTV and Access Control system using the building blocks of an Intelligent Building System.