Turnkey electrical services from concept design to full commissioning


Hobbs Electrical Services have worked alongside Data Centre specialist provider, BladeRoom, to provide over 35,000 m² of data centre space, over the past 12 years. Direct cooling, in-direct cooling & full turnkey projects have been completed in the UK, along with multiple projects overseas, including Lagos, Nigeria and Perth, Sydney and Melbourne, Australia.

From concept design to full commissioning, quality assurance is monitored and provided to ensure the final product is immaculate, meeting the very high standards of the blue-chip banking & telecommunication end users. Tier III Design, Construction and Operation achieved.


Work completed: 2015-2024 (ongoing)

Hobbs Electrical have supported BladeRoom on the design, installation and commissioning for the electrical element across multiple Ark Sites, for colocation and hyperscale data centres.

Hobbs Electrical Services Ltd were responsible for various electrical packages of work including busbar systems, general and emergency lighting schemes, power and client containment systems, ranging from basket to specialist trunking systems.

Hobbs Electrical Services Ltd complete the commissioning of all systems, including Heat Load Testing, Thermal Imaging and Ductor testing with specialist testing engineers.

Together, we have built 110 data centres for various blue-chip end clients, designing and installing services that meet the end clients every need.


Work completed: 2015-2019

Equinix data centre services offer specialised products that support evolving equipment standards and technology requirements. Hobbs Electrical assisted with the design & installation of the data centres in Perth, Sydney and Melbourne to meet the rigorous environmental and energy management standards.

Over 50,000 sqm of data centre space delivered


The Leading Carrier Neutral Tier III Data Centre in West Africa

Work completed: 2015-2020

Founded in 2012, Rack Centre is the only carrier neutral Tier III Constructed Facility Certified data centre in Africa and focuses solely on providing best in class data centre colocation services and unrestricted interconnect between carriers and customers. This gives customers a technically superior, physically more secure and lower cost environment for their information systems.

Hobbs Electrical have assisted the 3 phases of the Data Centre in Lagos, from design through to commissioning.


Work completed: 2019

Full Turnkey 500 m²Data Centre facility provided. LV Infrastructure from A&B 1250kVa Transformers, A&B 1600A Generator backup infrastructure with N+N UPS systems, to provide full resilience to IT services.