SOURCE: Anord Critical Power

Anord Critical Power

April 09, 2015 07:15 ET

Anord's VP Selected to Address Data Center World Global Conference Attendees

Company Underscores Unique Safety and Space-Saving Features of New UL-rated Switchgear

SANDSTON, VA--(Marketwired - Apr 9, 2015) - Anord Critical Power, Inc., a leading independent provider of critical-power infrastructure to the global data center industry, today announced that the company's VP of Sales and Marketing, John Day, has been selected to speak at the Data Center World Global Conference, April 19-23, in Las Vegas. Day's presentation will highlight the strong European adoption of the Form 4b Type 7 switchgear and emphasize the benefits that are now making it a preferred U.S. option to traditional data center switchgear.

Day's presentation will be held on Monday, April 20, 1:45 p.m. at St. Croix B., and underscore key features of the UL 891 listed, Form 4b Type 7 switchgear. The switchgear features include, but not limited to, providing maximum compartmentalization between devices and also separating the busbars from breaker compartments and separating breaker compartments from each other as well as the terminals. The new switchgear benefits attendees will takeaway are:

  • Space to fit 2 switchboards where one used to fit
  • Smaller plant room areas needed
  • Higher density equipment mounting on skids
  • Greater availability of revenue generating technical real estate

Anord's Form 4b Type 7 design AMS switchgear is a compact, fully compartmentalized and robust product for mission-critical applications. It allows data centers to invest in superior power system protection, system fault resilience and enhanced operator safety for their facilities. The switchgear has been recognized among the CRN 2015 Data Center 100 list of 20 Infrastructure Providers and received the 2014 infoTECH Spotlight Data Center Excellence Award. Since establishing its U.S.-subsidiary in 2014, the company has expanded its North American headquarters, broadened its AMS Switchgear portfolio and forged strategic partnerships and new alliances.

To invest in superior power system protection, system fault resilience and enhanced operator safety for your data center facility follow Anord's AMS Switchgear on Twitter, Google+ and LinkedIn or contact Anord Critical Power at 804-683-2078.

About Anord Critical Power, Inc.

Anord Critical Power, Inc. is a U.S.-based subsidiary of Anord, a leading independent provider of critical power infrastructure to the global data center industry, entering the American market with the delivery of a robust switchgear product offering superior system resilience and enhanced operator safety. Its compact, fully compartmentalized switchgear system offers a "best-of-both-standards" solution to meet the needs of critical power businesses. Established in 1969, Anord has a strong pedigree and successful track record in providing mission critical Low Voltage, Power Switchgear, Bus Duct, and Energy Management Systems to many of the world's leading cloud computing, colocation, and enterprise data center businesses across EMEA as well as North and Latin American markets. Anord's proprietary "AMS" switchgear system provides customized power switchgear equipment from a type tested and certified modular platform fully compliant with the IEC LV Switchgear standard 61439-2, and was recently tested and approved to UL891. For more information visit:

Contact Information

  • For more information, contact:

    Jackie Abramian
    BridgeView Marketing (for Anord Critical Power, Inc.)