Posts Categorized: Commissioning


Ameriprise Financial

Michaud Cooley Erickson (MCE) has been completing projects for Ameriprise Financial for nearly 20 years. Of the many mechanical and electrical upgrades that have taken place across the county in its various locations, one stands out as particularly astounding for its Energy Star sustainability accomplishments. In Minneapolis resides the 1.2 million square foot Ameriprise Client

Land O’ Lakes Headquarters

As member of the Fortune 500 list, Land O’Lakes is a member-owned agricultural cooperative based in Arden Hills, Minnesota; focusing on the dairy industry. Michaud Cooley Erickson (MCE) provided full MEPF engineering services for their new headquarters building that would be connected to their existing headquarters. With a LEED Platinum certification, the MEP systems are designed to be 45 percent more energy efficient that ASHRAE performance standards.

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, Michaud Cooley Erickson (MCE) was involved with the Target North Campus. Over the years MCE has been incorporated 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

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

United Hospital

Michaud Cooley Erickson recently completed work on the United Hospital expansion project which grew from a single-story emergency room expansion for United Hospital to a six-story, 190,000 square foot tower additional used by both United and Children’s Hospitals. The emergency department houses 27 examination rooms, 6 psychiatric rooms, 12 observation rooms, a decontamination area, in-department