Critical Facilities Management

Ascent Critical Facilities Management: 24x7x365 solutions and resources specifically for you.


Ascent Engineering: From concept to creation, inside and out, your mission critical operation engineered your way.


Ascent Construction: In every joint, at every point, your mission critical operation built to your specs.

Data Centers

Ascent Data Centers: Customized at every point to meet your needs and your objectives.

Why Ascent

Design, engineering, construction and operations solutions to make your mission critical operations reality.

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News, stories and insight into how Ascent is Elevating Mission Critical.

Design and Design Management

Ascent has focused exclusively on data centers since the company’s inception in 1998, becoming a leading provider of the planning, engineering, construction, commissioning and operations of mission critical facilities.

At Ascent, engineering services include mechanical, electrical and plumbing (MEP) professional engineering stamps for data center design and design management. At the design phase, our team engineers redundancy, reliability and maintainability into your mission-critical facilities. Our path from engineering to deployment of your critical facilities is seamless – with minimal delay, maximum uptime and cost savings for your organization. Ascent implements the following to ensure our data center engineering strengthens your business resiliency:

  • Leverage equipment advances in power, cooling and control technologies
  • Identify and capitalize on opportunities where energy efficiencies can be made
  • Right-size equipment for maximum effectiveness

Ascent provides upfront design and design management deliverables, additionally working with clients on the design-build specific projects as well as working with established, qualified regional design partners in the areas of:

  1. Architectural
  2. Civil Engineering 
  3. Structural Engineering
  4. Fire Protection / Detection
  5. Environmental and Permit Specialists 

Ascent’s experience in operating mission critical space gives us unique insight into the engineering, maintenance programs and facilities management of mission critical facilities. Ascent’s Design service encompasses several areas critical in a well-developed data center strategy including:

Value Engineering 

Subject matter experts coordinate with the entire design team for schematic awareness throughout the design process to promote a rapid response environment that minimizes expensive change orders.


Ensures systems are designed to your capacity requirements, tier level and redundancy requirements for maximum availability.


Implements sustainable design solutions that minimize the use of non-renewable resources and environmental impact without compromising your data center’s reliability.

Prefab/Modular Modeling 

Innovative design that supports your deployments from container, modular or pre-fabricated components.

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Why Ascent?

It’s more than Elevating Mission Critical for you 24×7. We partner with you. We empower you.