Active Panel Control Systems

Control systems for Active Panel cooling units offers a wide range of possibilities, offering customer a few alternatives. Each system enables you to set different configurations, as per user preference, for your Datacenter Control Systems.

Control Systems

Active Panel product range shows a wide range of control systems. Those systems count with diverses capabilities according to its deployment. Not only regarding setting values, but also for other purposes.

Modbus System

Modbus control system has considerable features, such as:

  • PLC by Phoenix Contact
  • Setting values as per temperature or pressure values
  • As option, visualization on touch screen
  • As option, visualization on touch screen of additional components
  • Control setting for other components

CAREL System

Many advantages arise from the deployment of CAREL System:

  • 0-10V signal
  • Setting values as per temperature or pressure values
  • BacNet interface
  • Optional touch screen

Custom Configurations

Control systems for Active Panel product range offers a remarkable feature. This is based on the possibility to control both individually or/and a selected amount of cooling units.

Another important advantage resides in the possibility to integrate other conventional cooling systems under selected control system. That means, in case of existing additional inrow cooling units, these may integrate as part of a same control unit, reaching a custom solution for your Datacenter Control Systems.

Datacenter Scalability and Modularity

Active Panel become an innovative alternative to conventional cooling systems. The format of the cooling units and its location enable remarkable advantages regarding Datacenter scalability and modularity.

Active Panel Properties

One of its most distinguished features of In-Floor Cooling system is the location of the Active Panels. Likewise, the tile format is also interesting, especially when considering other conventional cooling systems.

Datacenter Footprint Optimization

Active Panel locate under raised floor area. Therefore, Datacenter footprint dedicates to servers hosting, without space affections for the cooling units.

Market tendencies and the evolution of Datacenter infrastructures tend to boost Small & Middle size installations. Given the higher space cost within urban zones, the highest optimization becomes more necessary.

For this reason, the Active Panel become the right solution for Small & Middle size installations.

Scalability

In case of update or renovals at site, modular and scaleable Weiss properties ease the adaptation to new requirements. Indeed, resulting indispensable to outline Active Panel scalability.

The modular design of Active Panel solutions enables our customer to move cooling units as per requirement. That is, cooling units may exchange its position as per installation update. For example, in case of any update, Panels can be uninstalled in a very easy way, with minor technical affectations.

Another scenary could be the site growth. In this case, Panels may relocate in other parts of the installation. This meaning that, in case of extension, technical staff will be able to easily adjust cooling units as request.

Operative in complement to conventional systems

Another remarkable feature of Active Panels is its capacity to operate with other conventional cooling systems. Weiss solutions does not exclude the installation of other cooling systems. On the contrary, operating as complementary.

Weiss solutions have been deployed in some reference sites together with other cooling solutions. One of these, combines Weiss Active Panel charge loads with CRAC units.

In short, Weiss catalogue provides great Datacenter scalability and modularity features, thus operating in complement with other Cooling systems.

Datacenter Space Optimization

IT and Datacenter industry is in growing demand; not only in terms of business, but also in other concrete terms. That is especially remarkable when considering the demand of space availability. In effect, Datacenter space optimization has become a major concern for all installations. Then is when Weiss shows up with its Active Panel innovative solution.

Growing Space Concerns

Every day, massive data is produced daily by people and technlogy. To cope with it, infrastructure tends to locate in urban spaces, thus increasing the costs of the installation. Therefore, saving and optimizing available space has become a crucial and necessary step to be taken into consideration.

Raised Floor Overcome Passivity

Traditional raised floors tended to have passive characteristics, by only hosting cable routing and almost being a lost space.

However, Weiss Raised Floor Systems has supplemented completely new functions with the advent of the Active Panels. Given a growing need of space for servers at rack cabinets, Weiss inspires the idea to place cooling units under Raised Floor area.

Solutions for Existing and New Installations

Weiss Active Panel apply both to existing Datacenter and for the planning of new installations. Existing Datacenters may be forced to make full use of their capacity, while new ones will prepare for present and future requirements.

The innovative Active Panel maximizes the use of space exploitation, installing reliable elements with reduced footprint to ensure the operation continuity and maximal space optimization. All this ensuring the highest Datacenter space optimization.

Both Under Raised Floor & At Hot / Cold Corridor Rooftop

As part of the modular capabilities of Weiss solutions, there is the option to install Active Panels both under Raised Floor or at Hot / Cold Corridor rooftop. In effect, this improving site space optimization.

Sometimes, the installation may count with important constraints in terms of space, such as the absence of raised floor. Then, Weiss solutions can also accomodate into an alternative place. Even, with the possibility to locate it at hot or cold corridor, as preferrable.

Conclusion

Industry requirements and its rapid development has shown the unexpected growth and innovation of Datacenter installations. At the same time, meanwhile space costs keep increasing, optimization will be a crucial issue for Datacenter conception.

High-Quality Materials for Technical Furniture

Critical environments such as Control and Command Centers require of specific solutions to perform in high pressure scenarios. Due to this, world leading manufacturer Lund Halsey only considers high-quality material for Technical Furniture.

By deploying resistant, durable and contemporary materials, Lund Halsey provides our customers with 24/7 certified solutions. Therefore, becoming the right partner for the configuration of your technical furniture equipment. Know more about it as follows.

24/7 Technical Furniture Materials

Our console range is made of two main materials. On the one hand, a robust and stable structure made of steel. On the other hand, an ergonomic work surface made in compact laminate.

Steel Modular Bays

The console design conceives a series of standard bays to form consoles as required according to the number of operators and control equipment. Steel material guarantees an outstanding robustness for all kind of equipment integration, as well as ensuring high safety conditions for the operator performance.

Such steel structure ensures a great furniture stability for the whole console length. There will be no risk of structure folding at the same time you may locate equipment devices both inside console and at worktop. Internal storing spaces and compartments (this including rack frames, shelves, connectivity boxes or cable routing accesses) are all made of steel material.

The deployment of high-quality materials technical furniture enables us to reach high standard solutions.

Compact Laminate Work Surface

HPL compact laminate has become a distinguishing feature for high-quality materials technical furniture. For this, operator work surface will have a 12mm thick surface, as per standard EN13896.

Additionally, compact laminate offers you with esteemed tributs, such as the possibility of lighting against the operator. Also, given its non porous property, no liquid leakage will damage the surface. Further, HPL compact laminate is an abrasive material, thus providing a high-resistance cappability for the console.

Aluminium Frames

Console frames will be fabricated from 1,6mm and 2mm together with contrasting aluminium components. Thus improving console aesthetics as well as protecting furniture edges.

Console Finishes

Work surface edges will be contoured and the corners will carry a radius. Console frames will be finished with a mild steel powder coated in standard RAL 7012.

A wide range of color finishes will be available. By default, console side panels, doors & work surface are manufactured in light & dark grey. As option, customer can select additional color finishes according to their preferred configuration.

24/7 Chairs for Control and Command Centers

Critical environments such as Control Room installations require of highest technology. At Lund Halsey, this applies not only for technical furniture, but also for our chairs equipment. We are specialists in 24/7 Chairs for Control and Command Centers.

Our Product Brochure provides you with a wide range of solutions. Thus helping our customer to find the appropriate solution for its enquiry.

Why 24/7 Chairs?

As work evolves, and we become more active, shifting from individual to collaborative work in an instant, we need tools designed to be as agile as our work style.

Support for seated movement starts with a flexible, yet supportive chair that allows your body to move freely and naturally.

High-Quality features

Why are 24/7 chairs truly needed? There exist many arguments which gives answer to this question. Here are some.

Full height adjustable

Configurate your preferred height according to your body charactersitics.

Back recline effect

Our high-intese use chairs is equipped with a counter-balance mechanism providing perfect recline resistance for its user.

Self-locking recline mechanism

Set and block your preferred tension and recline position according to your body weight while keeping full support throughout movement.

Pivoting backrest

Backrest automatically moves with the user offering perfect lumbar comfort in all positions.

Contoured cushions

Reduction of pressure points by close sculpted design following body’s shape.

Headrest equipment

Cradle your head and neck during recline thanks to its dynamic support.

Meeting and Crisis Desks for Control Rooms

Ergovisual has a wide range of solutions in technical furniture. Its Catalogue goes further to console technical furniture for Control Rooms. Within its Brochure, we offer you Corporate, Meeting and Crisis Desks solutions.

This product range maintains the quality and properties of Lund Halsey solutions. Likewise, these are conceived for its installation in critical environments with decision-making.

Tables for Meeting and Conference Rooms

The product line includes standard solutions as well as solutions with customized designs as required. The product design maintains Lund Halsey high-quality standards. Manufacturing process is carried out in the UK production facility.

Lund Halsey Meeting and Crisis Desks series combines in harmony different elements to match the interior design criterias for a sophisticated and modern space ready to be in use for long periods.

Cutting-Edge Materials & Ergonomic Features

Cutting-edge materials give shape to our ergonomic desks. Built in reinforced metal structure covered with 12mm compact laminate surface. Whole desk will remain united thanks to a complete metal structure.

Its design maintains its functional vocation combining a modern conception with ergonomic features. Therefore, desk corners will have contoured edge with a radius. This in order to minimize the blood’s pressures of the operators.

Work surface height will be 735mm as well as ensuring a 5500mm area for leg space, both complying with EN13986 standards.

Modular Design

Based on a series of modular components Lund Halsey Meeting and Crisis Desks serie is ready to improve the collaboration tasks and interaction between the users. Thanks to a wide range of accessories like integrated monitors, collaboration matrix, custom dedicated power & Data bases.

Each desk will count with removable panels, in compact laminates 12mm, to get access to central area. Central area will allow the hosting of active equipment, cable entries from raised floor, computer integration, KVM units allocation and other electronic devices.

In addition, a minimum interior space of 400mm to allocate electronic devices. Also, the desk will be equipped with cable management routes internally. As option, customer may allocate rack mount inserts inside desk central area.

State-of-the-art Design

Our desks range distinguishes not only for its functional and modular features, but also for an aesthetically attractive design. Customer may select its preferred desks finishes from our wide catalogue. Customise your Conference and Meeting Room by including your company logo in a low voltage LED strip lighting.

Clients globally trust the quality and reliability of this product line for their facilities. Trust our Lund Halsey partner solutions and discover why.

In-Floor Cooling System for Modular Datacenters

Day after day, the deployment of modular Datacenters installations is becoming more than usual. Industry tendencies point out to those small-size Datacenters as the preferable solution in terms of space optimization. For this, Weiss has developed the innovative In-Floor Cooling System for Modular Datacenters.

Modular Datacenter Challenges

In order to support the IoT evolution and the masse data produced daily by people and technology, modular Datacenter are a critical solution for doing so.

One of the biggest challenges for Edge Installations and small Datacenters is to maximize the use of space for exploitation, installing reliable elements with reduced footprint to ensure the operation continuity and maximal space optimization.

Full Space Optimisation

Therefore, Weiss Doppelbodensysteme Active Panels become a great solution for such spaces. Its location under raised floor enables our customer to take full profit from Datacenter footprint.

Active Panels enable you to dedicate the whole height of the containment to host servers in rack cabinets. Additionally, raised floor area may host cable routing as well.

Datacenter Cooling

At first spot, Datacenter cooling is the main concern for our customers. Therefore, In-Floor Cooling System for Modular Datacenters, developed by Weiss, accomplishes this key process for Datacenters.

Now available, customer can choose whether to operate via cold water system, or via Direct Expasion system. Both systems reach great charge loads ensuring whole cabinet infrastructure cooling.

Its modular construction easies cooling process. By having closed areas, ventilators intake hot air, by next cooling down air in the room, and finally ventilate it to cold corridor. After completion, the whole height of the modular Datacenter is used, creating physical isolated hot and cold corridors.

Modularity & Accessability

In addition to this, Active Panels facilitate the possibility to carry on maintenance tasks given its modular properties.

The maximal optimization of the space is crucial. In effect, one of the big advantages of Weiss solutions is the flexibility to deploy the installation and to carry on Maintenance tasks.

The Active Panels can be removed from its original position at Datacenter and replaced by the technicians in less than one hour. The connection of Active Panels to main distribution is secured by means of flexible pipes. Therefore it is so easy to carry on a basic maintenance service by the own Datacenter staff.

Fast Installation

As stated above, Active Panel installation becomes an easy process. Its modular conception enables you to keep your Datacenter working while maintenance service.

All about Lund Halsey Technical Furniture Accessories

Lund Halsey solutions offer our customers with a large amount of applicabilities. Among them, the allocation of technical furniture accessories in order to deliver our customer with the desired console configuration.

Our Control Room Consoles cover a wide range of markets. In effect, Lund Halsey technical furniture contains all features needed for the deployment of additional accessories into its infrastructure.

Accessories

Lund Halsey consoles comply with current requirements for the conception of Control Room installations. Thus, helping operator to improve its performance at workplace, as well as reaching highest comfort.

PDU Units

Console structure is conceived in an integral way. We are aware of the need to place connection sockets near equipment devices.

Therefore, Lund Halsey furniture contains specific compartments for PDU units storage. Located within console internal space right below monitor screens it also provides an easy connection for internal equipment devices.

Monitor Arms

Monitor arms are a key element within Control Room environments. In effect, screens become crucial for information processing and fast reaction timings. Lund Halsey console range considers the need of its integration. All our monitor arms will fit VESA standards for monitor screens.

Specific slots are placed on the top of console structure. Those help to integrate all kind and size of monitor screens. Likewise, it allows customer to create their own configuration according to its specific requirement.

Further to this, customer can be provided with the most appropriate arm version. In option, Kontrol Monitor Arm grants you with both great stability and flexibility. As option as well, e-Type Monitor Arm is specifically conceived for Broadcast installations.

Totems and Plasma Stands

Large size screens can also accomodate at Lund Halsey consoles. Also specific screens configurations will fit into your console design. For this, we count with our Electronically Height Adjustable Totem.

Such totem integrates within main console structure. It ensures highest resistance and security for the deployment of large size screens and custom configurations. In addition, its height adjustable feature will enable you to adapt screens position according to your preferred configuration.

Mostly for Meeting and Conference Rooms, single screens can also be deployed. When discussing, showing presentations, or sharing information, our Kudo Stack Stand will host your large size screens.

Kontrol Touch

Kontrol Touch becomes one of distinctive Lund Halsey accessories. Our connection box can perfectly fit on work surface, close to working area.

Customer can choose to be provided with open surface option or with rotating feature. By flashing your hand over Kontrol Touch, this will open and provide operator with its sockets connection.

Interchangeable Pods

Work surface of the console may need to include customised equipment devices. Lund Halsey technical furniture design takes all this into account.

Your console may need to allocate telephone devices, Broadcast mixers, ATC radars, among many others. Therefore, the console will be supplied with interchangeable metal pods to accomodate those items. In case of future modifications or changes, customer will be able to move it with no major difficulties.

In conclusion, Lund Halsey technical furniture offers you with plenty of accessories solutions. Thus, providing you with great modularity as well as custom configurations according to your specific requirements.

All this, granted with highest ergonomic standards and the ease to improve operator performance at workplace.

Weiss Doppelbodensysteme Case Studies

Customers worldwide trust in Weiss Doppelbodensysteme manufacturing solutions with the aim to achieve best Datacenter Cooling operation. In effect, we are proud to present you some of our Case Studies in different locations.

The innovative In-Floor Cooling system counts with our partners trust. The unique properties of Active Panel contribute to overcome common difficulties for conventional Cooling systems.

Weiss solutions meet the specific demands of each request. Its applicability for the creation, update or improvement has been proven for Datacenters. Especially regarding Datacenter ventilation and cooling capacities.

Case Study for Datacenter Cooling

The main function from HydroLogic Panel is its air cooling capacity. Regarding this case, Active Panels were located in both corridors: cold and hot aisle. Therefore, it becomes a great reference for its ventilation and aspiration display.

DTU Risø Campus

  • Location: Denmark
  • Partner: DTU University
  • Function: Cooling + Additional Load
  • Activity: Research
  • Installation Site: Supercomputer
  • Charge Load: 20Kw / rack
  • Cold / Hot Aisle: Both

DTU Risø Campus expanded its computing power capacity with 524 servers with 16.768 CPUs.

One of the biggest challenges with server rooms is the cooling, given the high packing density of computers. Thus causing a strongly need for heat removal.

The container hosts 30 racks units, which require cooling in a confined space of 500Kw. Target temperatures were set at 37ºC for the hot aisle, and 22ºC for the cold aisle.

The heat dissipation takes place via an active water-chilled Raised Floor system. Those are located both in cold and hot corridors. Control system is displayed thanks to a custom design by Weiss, enabling its operation jointly with other conventional systems.

Cherkizovo Russia

  • Location: Russia
  • Partner: Cherkizovo
  • Function: Cooling
  • Activity: Process Control
  • Installation Site: Own Datacenter
  • Charge Load: 10Kw / rack
  • Cold / Hot Aisle: Both

Among our Case Studies references, this time our partner was in the need of a specific solution in order to overcome its cooling difficulties.

Given its optimization capacity, Active Panel location under raised floor enabled Datacenter footprint to be dedicated for servers hosting.

In effect, it shows HydroLogic Panel suitability for mid and small sized Datacenters. The conjunction between space saving requirements and cooling demand becomes perfectly complemented.

Modular Datacenter

  • Location: Germany
  • Partner: Weiss Doppelbodensysteme
  • Function: Cooling + Space Saving
  • Activity: Demo Installation
  • Installation Site: Modular Datacenter
  • Charge Load: 10Kw / rack
  • Cold / Hot Aisle: Hot

Current Datacenter requirements have a great need for space optimization. This applies to our Case Studies.

Likewise it exists a steady need to locate such installations in populated areas. That is to say, locations with high space costs. Consequently, Modular Datacenters and Containers turn into a great solution.

Therefore, HydroLogic Panel developed by Weiss becomes a great solution in terms of space optimization, as well as ensuring a great energetic efficiency tool.

In this case, Active Panel locates under Raised Floor by aspiring hot air in the hot aisle. Next, each Panel unit cools down air temperature. Eventually, cooled air is ventilated towards rack cabinets at cold aisle.

Conclusion

Weiss Doppelbodensysteme Product Brochure fits your current demands for Datacenter industry.

Its properties and features convert HydroLogic Panel as the right solution for its deployment and performance in Datacenter. Our product provides you with a wide range of advantages:

  • Datacenter Cooling
  • Additonal charge loads in complement with conventional systems
  • Location at: Cold Aisle / Hot Aisle / BOTH
  • Space Optimization for Mid & Small Size Datacenters
  • Great performance at Modular / Container Datacenter
  • Energy efficiency

Height Adjustable Control Room Consoles

Ergonomic requirements for the creation of Control and Command Centers evolve day after day. Our partner and specialised manufacturer Lund Halsey is aware of it. Therefore, its whole 24/7 Console range count with Height Adjustable option.

Indeed, Sit/Stand feature easies operator performance at workplace. There exist several advantages accompanied by such resource.

Benefits of Working with Sit/Stand feature

Contrary to some beliefs, humand body is conceived to be in motion, instead of being immobile. Hence, many advantages arise from height adjustable solution. Let’s see them.

  • Back pain reduction: Work environments such as offices, boost the risk of suffering back pains. For this reason, the possibility to work both in Sit/Stand position reduces back and neck suffering. In this way speaks the ‘Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’ (CDC).
  • Improvement of your body and emotional wellbeing: HA consoles ease operator stress and fatigue levels. As a result, operator will have higher energetic levels.
  • Productivity Increase: Against arguments claiming a lower productivity given its lack of habits, you may reach higher efficiency rates. In fact, The higher comfort at workplace, the higher productivity.
  • Cardiovascular risks reduction: Working in a fixed position exponentially raises cardiovascular accidents. Meanwhile our Sit/Stand adjustment considerably reduces its effects.
  • Larger life expectancy: According to above stated, work in motion improves your general health condition. Specifically by boosting a larger life expectancy.
  • Lastly, in a more cautious way, standing position at workplace benefits your weight loss given higher calorie burning levels.

Height Adjustable feature at Lund Halsey Consoles

Lund Halsey entire 24/7 Console brochure is supplied with our Sit/Stand tool. Such solution consists of an easy control setting for the height fixing. Likewise, it complies with Control and Command Centers ergonomic standards, already obligatory in some countries.

Console design counts with lifting columns: 2 of them at side panels, 1 in each lateral; together with 1 lifting column en in the middle of structure. Additionally, console includes energy chains for the cable routing in case of working in Stand position.

Effectively, our robust and modular design integrates with lifting columns in order to provide highest stability at work surface.

As per ISO 11064 international norm for Control Rooms, console height will be nominally 735mm. Meanwhile for standing position you may reach 1200mm height, or 1250mm for Visionline range.

Height adjustable control system can be easily set. A button at console corner lets you define the exact height which the operator will mark.

Kontrol Command

e-Type II

Visionline