Posts Categorized: Technology Systems


Plant Growth Research Facility

Located on the University of Minnesota St. Paul campus, the Plant Growth Research Facility includes a headhouse working area, greenhouses, classrooms, containment greenhouses, and controlled environment growth chambers. Michaud Cooley Erickson (MCE) provided mechanical, electrical, fire protection, plumbing, technology systems and energy modeling services for the mechanical and electrical infrastructure serving the new greenhouse. The

33 South Sixth | City Center

Since February 2013, the City of Minneapolis has required all buildings 50,000 square feet and larger to report their annual energy and water benchmarking results through the Energy Star Portfolio Manager Program. This data is tracked and used by the city to understand how buildings are currently performing and to better understand a buildings progress

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.

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

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

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