Company

Corporate Overview

NorZetta is a partnership between American and Norwegian private entities and Tinn Municipality, and is the governing entity of the Rjukan Data Center project. Its independent board is advised by the majority shareholder Rjukan Technology Center (RTC).

The partners include global experts in data-center design and construction, real estate entitlements, energy management and distribution, government relations, and development with a proven track record for world class, effectively managed projects. The partners combined boast over $1 billion (NOK 6 billion) in assets; significant industry experience in data-center project management for industry leaders such as Facebook, Adobe, Charles Schwab, VM Ware, Equinix and others; and decades of successful development background.

Rjukan Technology Center AS is a Norwegian company (AS) organized to master plan and develop world class data centers. Its member companies include: Alfa Tech Consulting Enterprises (ATCE), Troon Pacific Inc. (and its affiliated companies), Telemark Data Center Services AS, and Vedal AS, which together bring vast global technology and property development experience. The team is involved in site selection, turn-key development, and feasibility for some of the largest technology companies in the world today.

Rjukan Mountain Hall (RMH) is a subsidiary of Tinn Energi AS, the sole power provider in the Municipality, which is fully owned by Tinn Municipality. RMH’s objective is to develop and operate world class data center services with focus on large scale operations and sustainability. Tinn Energi AS is responsible for the local management of the power grid and sale of power for all household, commercial, and industrial activities; development, operation, and maintenance of the broadband network and services; and the installation of new electrical services.

Up until this decade Rjukan Næringspark has been owned and operated by Norsk Hydro Produksjon AS.

Leadership

Troon Pacific

www.troonpacific.com

Troon Pacific, Inc. is an international development company headquartered in San Francisco, California with affiliated company offices in Scottsdale, Arizona and Oslo, Norway.

Troon Pacific, Inc. and its affiliated companies have been praised worldwide for the quality of our developments, reputation for understanding the needs of communities, and creativity in achieving financially successful projects under strict government regulation, difficult political environments, concerned citizen groups, and sensitive environmental conditions while earning the cooperation and respect of the communities around us.

Our extensive development background encompasses many types of projects both domestically and internationally, including:

  • Single family residential
  • Corporate built-to-suit
  • Office and retail investment properties
  • Master-planned communities
  • Mixed use projects
  • Historic restoration
  • Technology campuses

Alfa Tech

www.atce.com

Founded in 1987, Alfa Tech Consulting Enterprises (ATCE) and its international affiliates have built a reputation for continually providing customer-oriented, quality solutions in design and project/construction management for the built environment.

With over 100 employees in the United States and 300 worldwide, ATCE provides a broad range of services and expertise for clients throughout the United States, United Arab Emirates, Asia, Australia, and Europe including extensive experience in all phases of a project from pre-design to closeout.

With the seemingly exponential explosion of data and the associated requirements for servers and storage, it isn’t surprising that many organizations, both public and private are struggling to keep up with the ever-changing technologies and the constantly increasing requirements of the IT and facilities areas.  ACTE has been on the frontlines of this trend for the past 10 years and has been a leader in the design and construction of state-of-the-art mission critical facilities.  ACTE has implemented the latest design methods for clients to support emerging technologies and to assure energy efficiency and scalability for growth and change in technology.

To that end ATCE brings the following to clients and projects:

  • Proven track record – long term history with clients
  • Experience in broad range of market sectors
  • Proactive and engaged process management style, easily integrated into client’s team
  • On time and on budget results with no surprises

Alfa Tech is committed to the environment and sustainable design.  ATCE consistently provides design alternatives that represent the highest degree of energy savings and sustainability at all levels.  The firm has staff to provide innovation and guidance in the design process for energy and environmental conservation.  ATCE has a number of employees who are currently USGBC LEED-Accredited professionals.  Collectively, the Alfa Tech Team implements the latest design methods and  assists clients in providing facilities that operate with the highest efficiency, in the most effective way, while providing the utmost flexibility for the future.

Vedal Project

www.vedal.no

Our core skills are Project and Construction management, design-coordination and planning. We are the client´s partner in the complete project period, and ensure that throughout the project the best resources and required skills are engaged for safe, and optimal handling of the project. Our project administration team has vast experience in planning, facilitating and consulting, and we give our clients access to a large network of specialists in all relevant fields.

Tinn Energy

www.tinnenergi.no

Tin Energi AS is owned by Tinn municipality and with its 40 employees and 140 mill.kr in revenue, one of the cornerstone companies in the Tin.

The company has territorial concessions (license) for electrical networks within the Tinn County to deliver electricity to residents and businesses in the municipality as well as to build and own a high-speed fiber optic network to deliver services including television and high speed internet.

The company owns three subsidiaries that provide electrical installation services: Tinn Energy Installation AS, production of electricity through Tinn Energy Production AS and data center development and/or operations through Rjukan Mountain Hall AS.

Telemark Data Center Services

Telemark Data Center Services AS (TDCS) is a data center services and investment company. The mission is to develop data center facilities and services in the Telemark region of Norway.

TDCS founders have delivered IT-operations services throughout the Nordic market in more than 25 years. TDCS initiated the development of Rjukan as an international Data Center location. The company has played a central role in developing the Telemark Region for the Data Center industry.