The Lunar1 Facility

Situated in one of the best-connected locations in Manchester, Lunar1 is the premium choice for clients wanting highly resilient colocation solutions in Manchester. A short distance from Manchester International Airport, local railway stations and the M60 motorway, this site is easily accessible for commuting visitors.


Reynolds House,
Manchester Techno Park,
M15 5RL

Gross size of data centre (m2): 2684, Net customer space (m2): 2142

Building type: Purpose Built Data Centre Building

Building Tenure: Leasehold

Situated in Manchester Technology Park
Highly Resilient
Highly Accredited
Carrier Neutral
Gated Secure Access

Lunar 1 Technical Specifications

Number of data floors: 3

Number of IT zones: 4

Maximum floor load capacity (kg/m2): 1500

Maximum raised access floor height (mm): 600

Raised floor to ceiling height (meters): 3

Number of passenger lifts: 1

Number of goods lifts: 1

Goods lift maximum load (tonnes): 1

Separate delivery bays: 1

Target PUE: 1.35

Type of Security System: Proximity access card

Full internal and external CCTV

Audited access procedure

Electronic access gate

Full perimiter security

Roving security based on site

High sensitivity detection system: Yes

Type of fire supression system: Automatic/ Manual (FM200 & Argonite)

Type of cooling system: DX CRAC units

Maximum cooling capacity (MW): 1.7

Cooling redundancy: N+1

CCUs or in-row cooling: CCU

Number of independent supplies into building: 2

From how many substations: 2

Total incoming feed capacity (MVA): 3

Diverse power route: 4

Generator fuel at full load (hours): 168

UPS type: Static

UPS autonomy (minutes): 15

UPS capacity (kW): 1408

UPS redundancy: N+1 or N+N

Generator redundancy: N+1

Generator capacity (MVA): 7.5

Number of diverse entry points into building: 4

Number of meet me rooms: 3

Connected Carriers: 14+

Conference Rooms



Client WiFi

Information Security Management

Quality Management

Environmental Management

Payment card industry data security standards


Lunar 1 Carrier List

Lunar 1 is a highly connected carrier-neutral ecosystem with a large number of global carriers, tier 2 providers and dark fibre providers.

Located in the UK’s second most connected city, and fully diverse from London with direct fibre routes out to Europe and the USA bypassing the London fibre networks.

Lunar 1 has four duct entry points into the building meaning many of the carriers are able to provide diverse network routes

Lunar 1 also has access to LINX Manchester.  Launched in 2012, LINX Manchester now has over 140 members and over 200 Gbps of traffic making it one of the busier European Internet Exchanges.

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