2bm is at the forefront of bespoke design, build, refurbishment and upgrade of server rooms and data centres. We offer creative solutions to the most complex projects.
Our experts’ passion for innovation in our industry drives us to be engaged with emerging technologies and use them to achieve the very best results for our clients.
Every data centre is different in terms of its content and environment, so we pay attention to the finest details to make certain of optimum outcomes.
Our team thrive on offering solutions which improve efficiency and reduce running costs and importantly are within budgets. We only recommend an action which is right for your business.
As a Corporate Partner of Data Centre Alliance (DCA), 2bm is part of a community of organisations helping to support and drive key objectives which are paramount to the future development and health of the data centre industry. The DCA is a not-for-profit trade association with over 450 Associate and Corporate members.
The European Code of Conduct for Data Centres promotes the use of energy-efficient technologies and best practices within the industry. As an endorser of the Code since 2012, 2bm continues to demonstrate its ongoing commitment to environmental responsibility and energy efficiency within their IT systems.
2bm is just a select number of EMEA approved CEEDA partners; with three CEEDA approved and trained data centre consultants as part of our team, 2bm is well placed to distribute expert and best practice data centre advice. Our work in helping deliver the ARM data centre in Cambridge notably received the first-ever CEEDA Gold Award, only to be closely followed by ARM’s NAHPC data centre in Austin, Texas.
Working closely with Health & Safety Consultant Mike Robinson, MIRM Dip, SHEM, CMIOSH, we have been awarded Constructionline Gold accreditation, which addresses the complexities and the challenges 2bm face today. At 2bm we take health and safety very seriously, and by achieving Constructionline Gold Member certification, it provides further reassurance to procurement teams that by working with 2bm they are partnering with an approved and accredited organisation.
British officials have put key UK suppliers, which includes 2bm, on a fast track to win £400m of business building and running data centres for government offices and public bodies. A public procurement body, YPO, has set up a framework agreement under European law which gives 2bm the right to do quick deals with public bodies. The arrangement covers the whole computing supply chain – from consulting, designing, building and operating data centres, to networks, security, disaster recovery and support services.
2bm is recognised as an approved NEUPC supplier providing services, products and support to its members. The North Eastern Universities Purchasing Consortium Ltd (NEUPC) is one of six UK Higher Education purchasing consortia established to deliver and manage a wide range of collaborative framework agreements designed to maximise third party expenditure within the higher education sector.
2bm have been awarded accreditation from Alcumus SafeContractor for achieving excellence in health and safety in the workplace. Alcumus SafeContractor is a leading third party accreditation scheme which recognises extremely rigorous standards in health and safety management amongst contractors. It is used by thousands of organisations in the UK including SMEs and FTSE 100 companies.
2bm has been awarded the Riello Approved Service Partner and Authorised Reseller certification for 2023, which means we will continue to build up our long-term relationship with the company in offering the complete Riello UPS product range and a host of pre and post-sales services. Riello is an award-winning manufacturer and one of the largest producers of UPS and standby systems in Europe, and approved spares for their equipment can only be supplied by Certified Service Partners.
We are proud and honoured to have received the Defence Employer Recognition Scheme Silver Award 2023. The Covenant is a promise by the nation that those who serve or have served in the Armed Forces and their families, should be treated fairly and should not face disadvantages when seeking to access public or private goods and services in the UK. As a company, our staff are not only aware but fully supportive of our policy towards the Armed Forces Covenant, which is proudly displayed in our reception area.