Posts Categorized: Commissioning


MSP: Terminal 1

Michaud Cooley Erickson (MCE) has been providing engineering design services to MSP Metropolitan Airports Commission (MAC) for mechanical, electrical, plumbing, fire protection, lighting, telecommunications and building automation systems. Our involvement at Terminal 1 began when the terminal’s complexity and variety of engineered systems began to challenge the MAC’s day-to-day operations. An 11,000-ton chiller plant and

MSP: Terminal 2

Terminal 2 infrastructure was completely designed by Michaud Cooley Erickson (MCE) and built in 1997 with opportunities of expansion planned for the future. All mechanical and electrical systems are modern and efficient, and the configuration has accommodated TSA and the Metropolitan Airports Commission (MAC) Energy Conservation Program without significant changes to the building or its

Target North Campus

As a corporate client, MCE was involved with the Target campus. Over the years MCE has been involved in the design of three of the most current building additions to the campus. Building ‘D’ included a 260,000 square foot, four-story office building with first floor, future retail space, and a mechanical penthouse. Building(s) E and

Allianz

Michaud Cooley Erickson (MCE) provided all mechanical and electrical engineering for Allianz’s corporate headquarters. Our engineers designed state-of-the-art mechanical and electrical systems for this 421,000 square foot facility; a 15,000 square foot data center, which is backed up with redundant power and cooling systems. The building includes multiple floor office space with raised floor for

Confidential Project C

Built in phases, this Tier 3 designed project includes a quad redundant electrical system supported by four generators with separate utility feeds. The quad redundancy supports continuous cooling and stays quad redundant down to the cabinet level to provide the building with flexibility and limits the stranded power.  IT floor design is averaged at 300

Confidential Project D

This large financial data center was fully designed and never built due to company mergers. The building consisted of two data room floors of almost 40,000 square feet each.  The mechanical and electrical systems are designed to Tier 4 redundancy.  Electrically, a tri-redundant system is supported by seven 2.5 MW generators with an ultimate build

General Mills

MCE has provided consulting engineering services for General Mills at their James Ford Bell Technical Center, Riverside Technical Center and Boone Plaza Building. The range of projects include admistrative offices, pilot plants, chemistry labs, and research labs. MCE has also completed mechanical and electrical infrastructure projects related to their high-pressure steam, chilled water, condenser water,

Guthrie Theater

The Guthrie Theater is located in the historic Mills District on the south bank of the Mississippi River in Downtown Minneapolis. Michaud Cooley Erickson designed the MEP systems and also completed Commissioning for this three-stage theater complex. The facility is 250,000 square feet, which includes a 25,000 square foot scene shop. Beyond the three stages,

‘On The Go’ Restaurants

Have you noticed the dining options at the MSP International Airport? Next time you’re passing through Terminal 1, Concourse G take note of the 43,000 square feet of new restaurant and bar space. Michaud Cooley Erickson provided the complete MEP designs for six restaurants, three bars and all back of house support areas. The project