Posts By: Michelle Mattke


Doug Cooley Retires After 51 Years of Dedication to MCE

We are pleased to announce that Doug Cooley will be retiring on December 28th, after 51 years of dedication to Michaud Cooley Erickson (MCE). Doug began working at MCE as an intern in 1969 under his father and co-founder of the company, Sherm Cooley. One could say engineering is simply in Doug’s blood.


MCE’s Own Receives RCDD Certification

Michaud Cooley Erickson (MCE) is excited to announce, our own Robb Nordstrom has joined an elite group of designers and is now a Registered Communications Distribution Designer (RCDD)! This certification is awarded through BICSI which is a professional association supporting the advncement of the information and communications technology (ICT) profession. Those who achieve the RCDD • • •


2020 Vision: MCE in Focus

Take a peak inside our office and hear from our staff members of new initiatives and our continued evolving culture. We are always looking for talented people to join our team. If you’re interested, be sure to check out our careers page!


From draftsman to Principal: A path into the engineering industry.

In a podcast with Carrie Goetz,  Jeff Clark talks about his path starting as a draftsman, to becoming a Principal at the firm. They discuss the importance of CAD and how 3D is changing the industry. Trades and 2 year degrees are a valuable part of this industry. Jeff started via a two-year degree and • • •


Engineering Licensure: Foundation of Success

In a discussion with Alliance for Responsible Professional Licensing (ARPL) Principal Kerry Cooley Bruggemann, Professional Engineer, goes behind the scenes at the Minneapolis airport to discuss the role engineers play in designing electrical, fire protection, and HVAC systems that safeguard the public — and how professional licensing ensures high engineering standards.


MCE Honored by Finance & Commerce

Finance & Commerce has named their Top Projects of 2018! Michaud Cooley Erickson is pleased to announce that we are part of the design teams for three outstanding projects included in the impressive list.


MCE Announces Accredited Tier Designer

Michaud Cooley Erickson (MCE) is excited to announce that our own Mark Rogers has joined an elite group of engineers and is now a certified Uptime Institute Professional Services Accredited Tier Designer!  The program provides the multiple-disciplinary concepts necessary to achieve project design objectives based on the Uptime Institute Tier Standards criteria. This accreditation is focused on data • • •


New Chapter, Continued Growth

Check out our exciting video showcasing our leadership transition!


Michaud Cooley Erickson Continues Growth, Announces Leadership Additions

MINNEAPOLIS – February 20, 2018 – To continue a trend of growth and innovation, long-time mechanical & electrical engineering firm Michaud Cooley Erickson (MCE) has announced the appointment of five new shareholders. Established in 1946, MCE is one of Minnesota’s oldest and largest mechanical & electrical engineering firms. It grew revenue by more than 14 • • •