Posts Categorized: Energy Modeling


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

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

Coloplast

Overlooking the Mississippi River on West River Road, Coloplast, a Danish medical technology device company, established a new North American headquarters. Sitting on a previously existing brownfield site the iconic building now heralds the revitalization of Minneapolis’ North side. The project included the renovation of an existing manufacturing facility and addition of two new structures

Valspar

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)

Mystic Lake Casino

Michaud Cooley Erickson (MCE) has designed and engineered HVAC and plumbing systems for multiple projects since 2004 for the Mystic Lake Casino and Hotel Campus, including gaming floors, restaurants, pool, meeting rooms, banquet halls, theater, golf clubhouse, spa, hotel towers, corporate offices and all supporting spaces. All roof top units serving the casino floor were

Williston Airport

Michaud Cooley Erickson (MCE) designed a new airport in Williston, North Dakota and is currently in construction. MCE is providing MEP engineering services for this project. The existing airport, Sloulin Field, has served the Williston area since the 1950s. Over the years, the airlines serving Williston have utilized small regional turbo-prop aircraft (19 to 30

3M

3M is a Fortune 500 company that established a Research & Development Lab building at their headquarters in Maplewood, Minnesota providing a 470,000 square foot “state of art” lab facility which will attract the best scientists from around the world. This facility houses six separate divisions that previously were scattered across the campus in aging