DeLclima Group to Provide 72 Million RMB (over 9,000,000 EUR) Worth of Top Efficiency Cooling Systems and Services for the Largest Tier 4 Financial Data Centre Planned in Asia for 2015

TREVISO, Italy, December 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ —

Part of China Construction Bank’s (CCB) new headquarters in Beijing, the 136,200m2 data centre, reflects the highest standards for energy efficiency, sustainability and reliability. Its LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Silver rating, Tier 4 Uptime Institute certification, grade A fire resistance, 9 degree seismic intensity and total low Power Utilization Efficiency (PUE) make it the most advanced and energy saving financial data centre in China and one of the worlds largest Tier 4 certified data centres.

Carlo Grossi, DeLclima CEO, says: "Partnering with CCB in this prestigious project is further proof of DeLclima’s competence in IT cooling and of the superior quality of our solutions. This installation adds to our prestigious list of innovative applications in IT cooling, including the first T4 certified data centre in Italy, and several applications of smart heat recovery and active redundancy concepts in data centre cooling design worldwide. DeLclima identified IT infrastructure cooling as a key growth segment. Over the past few years we have substantially invested in innovation, technical knowhow and organisational development. We are now in the best position to benefit from the next wave of digital development."

HP and the China Academy of Building Research (CABR) joined hands for the design, also cooperating with Tsinghua University.

Climaveneta (a DeLclima company) has been appointed the exclusive supplier to deliver 48 free cooling chillers to cool the data center and 4 heat pumps providing free heating to the 20,000m2 office area next to the data centre, recovering the heat rejected by the chillers, with zero CO2 emissions at site, zero water consumption and no glycol. Total cooling and heating capacity exceeds 70 MegaWatts. The contract includes a 10 year service contract and other services.

Deliveries are scheduled in H1 2015.

DeLclima’s technology is key to superior energy performance, infrastructure efficiency and environmental sustainability of the data centre.

DeLclima (DLC:IM) specializes in Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration (HVACR).

DeLclima designs, produces and markets innovative, energy efficient products and provides value added services for Indoor Climate Control in commercial buildings and for Refrigeration (ICC&R) of industrial processes and ICT applications through CLIMAVENETA and RC GROUP. DeLclima also operates in the radiator business through DL Radiators.

DeLclima companies share the mission of increasing well-being and industrial productivity by providing high efficiency, reliable, economically viable and eco-sustainable solutions, in particular by embracing renewable energy sources.

Delclima manufactures in three continents and operates worldwide with subsidiaries, distributors and service companies, with particular focus in Europe, China and India. The company, headquartered in Italy, has been listed on the Milan Stock Exchange since 2012 and was previously the Professional Division of the De’Longhi group.

For more information please see http://www.del-clima.com