A visit from the Swedish King Carl XVI Gustaf

Monday, June 17, 2013

The Swedish King His Majesty Carl XVI Gustaf visited the construction site for the first phase of Facebook’s new datacenter in Sweden back in October 2012.

Above is a photograph from that occasion depicting His Majesty along with Tom Furlong Vice-President of site operations at Facebook. In the background a Logstrup Low Voltage Switchboard is visible. Logstrup are very proud to have delivered all of the switchboards for the first phase of Facebook’s first datacenter located outside of the US.

The datacenter is located in Luleå, also known as the Nodepole. The first phase of the 4 phase datacenter went live on Wednesday June 12, 2013