Posts Categorized: Commissioning


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

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

Fairview Southdale Hospital

Fairview Southdale Hospital serves the Southwest metropolitan area of Minneapolis, Minnesota with over 40 specialty services. From patient rooms, birthing center, radiology, cafeterias and meditation sanctuary spaces, engineering design services required coordination amongst many groups and disciplines. Michaud Cooley Erickson (MCE) completed work for The Elsie O. Mitchell Meditation Sanctuary at Fairview Southdale Hospital.   The

General Mills

Michaud Cooley Erickson (MCE) has provided consulting engineering services for General Mills at their James Ford Bell Technical Center, Riverside Technical Center and Boone Plaza Building. The range of projects include administrative offices, pilot plants, chemistry labs, and research labs. MCE has also completed mechanical and electrical infrastructure projects related to their high-pressure steam, chilled

Guthrie Theater

The Guthrie Theater is located in the historic Mills District on the south bank of the Mississippi River in Downtown Minneapolis. Michaud Cooley Erickson designed the MEP systems and also completed commissioning for this three-stage theater complex. The facility is 250,000 square feet, which includes a 25,000 square foot scene shop. Beyond the three stages,

‘On The Go’ Restaurants

Have you noticed the dining options at the MSP International Airport? Next time you’re passing through Terminal 1, Concourse G take note of the 43,000 square feet of new restaurant and bar space. Michaud Cooley Erickson provided the complete MEP designs for six restaurants, three bars and all back of house support areas. The project