Posts Categorized: Electrical Engineering

Department of Human Services

St. Paul’s Elmer L Anderson Department of Human Services building is a seven story office building with an eight story attached parking ramp. This new building entails over 400,000 square feet of office space, a large cafeteria and a Tier 2 data center.  Mechanical conditioned air is provided to the office environment through underfloor air

Warren E. Burger Federal Building

Located in downtown St. Paul, this seven story federal building contains Courtrooms, Judge Chambers, Offices, and a Law Library. Michaud Cooley Erickson provided MEP engineering services to remodel approximately 260,000 square feet, giving this building a modernization it needed since it opened in 1967. This building is certified LEED silver and is designed in conjunction


The Purina Animal Nutrition Center Conference Center is located on a 1,200 acre working farm in Saint Louis, Missouri. The project included renovation of the existing 9,000 square foot repurposed turkey barn and a 10,000 square foot addition. The space is now being used as a Conference / Education Center with dining facilities. The architecture


Michaud Cooley Erickson has been involved in developing the spaces for multiple Training Centers for Microsoft. This page highlights the work done at the Edina, Minnesota location. The design included complete HVAC, electrical and fire protection designs. The space included high-end architectural interior detailing including unique diffuser locations. The interior spaces included SOA automated training

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

St. Jude Medical

Michaud Cooley Erickson designed the MEP systems at the Lillehei Campus Expansion for St. Jude Medical. This project is approximately 100,000 square feet in size and includes office space, warehouse, research labs, hazardous storage rooms, microbiology labs and 8,000 square feet of controlled environment lab space.


Valspar is a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Sherwin-Williams Company, specializing in the development and manufacturing of paints and coatings. Valspar, Inc. is consolidating their North American Research and Test Lab capabilities into one campus to be named the Valspar Applied Science and Technology (VAST) Center. This campus is 170,640 square feet, comprised of four (4)

MSP: Restroom Program

The MSP International Airport Restroom Program, lead by the Metropolitan Airports Commission (MAC), is the first in a series of restroom renovations designed to improve restroom facilities over the next 15 years. The objective is to provide a thoughtful and efficient restroom experience to all travelers. Michaud Cooley Erickson (MCE) worked as the mechanical and

Musical Instrument Museum

This project is a one-of-a-kind, 190,000 square foot, Musical Instrument Museum (MIM) located in Phoenix, AZ. The museum showcases 5,000 musical instruments from around the world. Michaud Cooley Erickson designed the MEP systems for the facility including specialty lighting and controls throughout the complex. Beyond the 75,000 square feet of exhibit space, the MIM also

MacPhail Center for Music

Michaud Cooley Erickson provided the MEP design for the new MacPhail Center for Music building. The 55,000 square foot facility includes 56 teaching studios, nine classrooms, a grand hall, an informal performance hall and an outdoor performance plaza. Consistent temperature/humidity control and achieving low sound levels (NC 25) were key components in designing the mechanical