December 20, 2022

Total Cost of Ownership for Data Center Cooling Equipment: A Third Component in the Metric

In a mature industry it is easy to assume that there is not much differentiation between the top suppliers.  The HVAC industry is one of the market sectors in the global economy that is fairly mature and has a lot of competitors.  How are owners, engineers, and contractors to differentiate between the various suppliers?   Often times […]
July 1, 2018

Indirect Evaporative Cooling Solutions for Data Centers

In the last couple of years or so other manufacturers have begun to emphasize their indirect evaporative cooling solution for data centers.  This is a common business cycle that is taking place.  An innovative solution begins to have broader appeal in a vertical market and as a result companies begin to try to catch the technology wave […]
June 22, 2016

The Design Assist Program: Indirect & Direct Evaporative Cooling for Data Centers

As data center operators around the world seek to improve their overall PUE rating many are turning to energy efficient methods of cooling. One of the most strategic ways for data centers to lower their PUE and reduce their OPEX is by applying indirect direct evaporative cooling strategy. In addition to the already existing program to help […]
June 22, 2015

The Art and Science of High Efficiency Data Center Cooling

As a manufacturer, who provides some of the largest data centers in the world with energy efficient cooling solutions, it is  evident that the data center industry has become one of the most energy conscious sectors in business (contra the  James Glanz New York Times Piece).  The UMP design team regularly meets with very large data center […]
May 9, 2015

Product Highlight: The CR-ERA for Data Center Cooling

The UMP Data Center Cooling division has been at the leading edge of the mission critical environment for the last several years.  The precipice that led to UMP devoting their energies to the data center space came back when ASHRAE raised the recommended supply air temperatures to the data center space back in 2008.  UMP was able […]
January 15, 2015

Evaporative Cooling for Data Centers (even for Enterprise & Colo Data Centers)

Data Center Owners and Operators are constantly looking for ways to reduce the total cost of ownership of their facilities.  Some cutting edge technology companies have adopted direct evaporative cooling as the technology of choice to cool their data centers.  This is in large part due to the significant reduction in PUE that evaporative cooling provides which […]
June 24, 2014

United Metal Products® Announces New Branding for DC Solutions: UMP Data Center Cooling™

United Metal Products recently made a formal announcement that they have a new logo and branding for their data center cooling solutions.  The new branding is UMP Data Center Cooling™.  The name UMP Data Center Cooling™ helps to eliminate any confusion that some in the data center industry have had with the full name United Metal Products.  […]
May 19, 2014

Custom Air Handlers for Manufacturing Facilities

United Metal Products has manufactured custom air handlers, evaporative coolers, and energy recovery systems for over 35 years in the Phoenix, Arizona area.  The reach of our solutions is global and we have been a significant provider of cooling solutions for data centers, health care facilities, and manufacturing facilities.  We have provided some of the largest companies […]
May 10, 2014

Made in the USA: Evaporative Cooling Systems & Custom Air-Handlers

United Metal Products has been providing industrial and commercial clients with custom air handler and evaporative technologies for over 35 years.  Their commitment to doing things the right way, showing up on time, and providing world class solutions to their clients has led to UMP’s systems being deployed all over the globe.  As the company has grown […]
December 21, 2013

Exciting News is Coming from United Metal Products!

There is some very exciting news that is about to be announced by United Metal Products.  This development will allow United Metal Products to better serve their clientele especially data centers and other mission critical facilities.  Stay on the look out for the forthcoming announcement in the next couple of weeks.