Chicago, IL Data Center

    Colocation & Data Center

    Chicago, Illinois

    1547's Chicago, Illinois Data Center

    fifteenfortyseven is developing Midway Technology Centre, Chicago’s historic Schulze Baking Company building. The 230,000 square-foot hardened warehouse – a National Register of Historic Places building located on the South Side of Chicago – will address the strong demand in the Chicago colocation and data center market. The building will be converted into a Tier III data center with over 52,000 square feet of high-power density raised floor space planned for Phase I.

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    Facility Highlights

    • 230,000 sq ft building
    • Total of 16 MW available for future expansion
    • Three 12,470V circuits that originate at the Washington Park substation from three separate buses
    • N+1 UPS & Diesel Generators with capability for 2N expansion
    • Systems are configured 2N, 1,350 kW or 2,700 kW aggregated
    • Fuel storage capacity at full load achieves minimum of 72 hours backup runtime
    • Access to 350 E. Cermak, 427 S. LaSalle, 600 S. Federal
    • Latency to 350 E. Cermak .075 microseconds

    • Enterprise Zone tax incentives provides no state sales tax & no tax on utility power
    • Additional incentives available include: Historic Tax Credits, City of Chicago TIF funds & New Market Tax Credits
    Space & Expansion
    • 52,000 sq ft of data center and colocation space
    • 5 MW