Posts Categorized: Lighting Design


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

Marriott Hotel

The Marriott Minnetonka project included upgrades to the interior finishes, furnishings, and layouts as well as lighting, electrical, and lighting controls.  Renovation areas included entrance lobby, front desk/check-in, elevator lobby, small conference room, large lobby casual/communal room, restaurant area, and relocation of the central bar.   Inefficient incandescent downlights were replaced with fluorescent, while non-functioning and hard to maintain

Grant County Courthouse

Originally built in 1905, the Grant County Courthouse is currently listed on the National Historic Registry and has undergone significant improvements while still maintaining its historical aesthetics. MCE designed a geothermal heating and cooling system, which uses an energy exchange between the air within the building being heated and the ground.

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

Macalester College

This project is the first phase of a multi-phased renovation of The Janet Wallace Fine Arts complex. MCE provided the full mechanical and electrical engineering services for the project. The project included remodeling of the 57,000 SF complex to create refreshed space for the Commons, Art Gallery and Music Building. The Commons features a two-story

Regis Center for the Arts

Michaud Cooley Erickson designed the mechanical, electrical and special systems engineering for the University of Minnesota’s new Regis Center for Art. This 155,000 square foot, high-tech, flexible facility consists of two buildings: the East Building holds spaces for ceramics, sculpture art, kilns, classrooms and the Nash Gallery. The West Building houses painting, drawing and photography

17th Avenue Residence Hall

The six-story 17th Avenue Residence Hall includes 311 student rooms. Each floor features shared semi-private restrooms with showers, three community lounges, study space and a floor-lounge for large group gatherings. The main level includes a dining facility, classroom space, a technology center and a student lounge. The basement features laundry facilities, music practice rooms, a