Steve Delo is the Director of Engineering at NCDC 603 and is responsible for all electrical, mechanical, cooling and fire suppression systems. He has extensive experience with data center systems and operations. For 15 years prior to joining NCHC, Steve provided various electrical and general engineering services to many different mission critical facilities. His customers included multi-tenant data centers as well as fortune 500 companies providing field service, commissioning, training, and ongoing management services. For 10 years he was responsible for the day to day operations of the power systems division of Lionheart Engineering, a Chicago based engineering company delivering critical services 24/7 to customers locally, nationally, and internationally. Steve graduated top in his class from the US Navy’s advanced electronics school and spent many years supporting fighter squadron operations aboard US Navy aircraft carriers in the Arabian Gulf. Steve is also a Certified Data Center Design Professional (CDCDP).