DirecTV Mechanical Electrical Room #3

Project: DirecTV Mechanical Electrical Room #3
Location: Los Angeles, California
Architect: Archcentric
Market: Aerospace, Special Projects
Scope: The DIRECTV MER 3 project consisted of converting an unimproved space into Mechanical Electrical Room (MER) #3, infrastructure upgrades in the Mechanical yard and addition of one antenna. A MER is a room consisting of raised access floor with rows of specialized equipment stored in data racks used to broadcast Direct TV’s signal to their customers. In addition to the MER #3 space, WEO installed two antennae pads supporting nine meter dishes, an additional 1500 tons of chiller capacity, installation of a 20,000 gallon fuel tank and three – 2Megawatt generators .