Mission Critical Facilities

Mission critical facilities require highly resilient infrastructure to ensure uninterrupted critical services that enable business, operations and systems to function efficiently, effectively and, above all, continuously. 

When downtime is not an option, our clients look to WSP to design their systems to the highest standards of resilience, redundancy, level of fault tolerance, security and maintenance, while respecting budget constraints. With the expertise, experience and commitment needed to guarantee the timely delivery of durable and energy-efficient mission critical facilities, we undertake our work with the knowledge that many depend upon the long-term, reliable success of our project.

Solutions for Every Project Phase

Our teams provide mission critical facilities design services and independent advice tailored to clients’ needs, project requirements and budget. We are experienced in designing new-build projects as well as refurbishment and upgrades, where we minimize disruption in order to maintain business operations.

Our comprehensive service offerings include:

  • Due diligence, investigations, reports and studies
  • Fire protection
  • Building design
  • Power and cooling systems
  • Intelligent building systems, including converged communication networks, and electronic security, audiovisual, emergency communications and facility management systems
  • Information and communication technology services
  • Security and sustainability consulting

Future-proof Designs for Every Sector

We have successfully delivered projects in a variety of sectors, including financial facilities, trading floors, hospital complexes, critical national infrastructure, complex defense facilities and mission critical data centres, all of which must maintain their operations 24/7. Our clients include government organizations as well as public and private companies.

WSP has the expertise to help clients overcome challenges on all types of mission critical projects, from complex security and redundancy requirements for defense projects and resilient life-preservation systems for hospitals, to trading floors, where we ensure financial transactions progress without disruption.


Energy-efficient Solutions

The operational profile of mission critical facilities makes energy savings and carbon emission reductions the highest environmental priority. Our engineering teams have extensive experience in sustainability planning and auditing. We deliver the best possible solution to our clients and provide substantial cost and energy savings.