Posts Categorized: Mechanical Engineering


Discovery Square

This project was born out of the implementation of the Destination Medical Center (DMC) Development Plan. This plan is a collaboration between the City of Rochester, Olmsted County, the state of Minnesota, Mayo Clinic, and private investors that will re-invent the city of Rochester and Mayo Clinic over the next 20 years. At the heart

Zieglar CAT

The Ziegler CAT Rebuild Center project transformed a 120,000 square foot industrial building into the 5th largest CAT rebuild center in the Northern Hemisphere. This facility includes office space, multiple bays designed to rebuild and service large engines, warehouse space, a large paint booth, blast room, steam room, transmission testing and parts washing space. This

Bell Museum

The new Bell Museum of Natural History, located at University of Minnesota’s St. Paul campus, is a true place of discovery. Visitors are able to spend their time exploring the 120-seat state-of-the-art Planetarium, getting lost in the world renown wildlife dioramas, visiting the multi-sensory Touch and See Lab or observing from the second-floor green roof.

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

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

Confidential Project A

This critical data center involved a consolidation of four distributed data rooms across a large campus into one Greenfield data center. This facility is designed to Tier 3 standards with 2N power distribution providing almost 350 kW of IT power.  Cooling to the site is provided by two 150 ton chillers operating in a 2N