Posts Categorized: Mechanical Engineering


Target Field Station

Michaud Cooley Erickson (MCE) provided full MEP services for the Hennepin County Target Field Station, helping design and adhere to the B3 sustainability standards. Target Field Station is a state-of-the-art multi-modal transit station with mixed-used development and year-round activated public space. Common areas have been specially designed to support a variety of activities for transit

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

Washington County Courthouse

The Washington County Courthouse, built in 1867, is one of the oldest courthouse still standing. Although the building is no longer used as a functioning courthouse, it is a historic building used for meetings, exhibits, tours weddings and public events.  To allow the building to host these events, the courthouse was in need of mechanical

Children’s Adopt-A-Room

The Adopt-A-Room vision was developed by parents of terminally ill children to create a friendly comfortable hospital environment for seriously ill children and their families. Michaud Cooley Erickson provided MEP engineering for the patient room design. LED lighting is controlled by the patient in any color imaginable in the ceiling and at floor level under

Children’s Hospital

The Children’s Hospital Expansion Project include the United Hospital Emergency Room expansion consisting of a new six (6) story 190,000 square foot tower addition to be used by both United and Children’s Hospitals. The first level of the tower is home to United & Children’s Emergency Department, entrance and lobby. The upper floors contain a

Grant County Courthouse

Originally built in 1905, the Grant County Courthouse is currently listed on the National Historic Registry and has undergone significant improvements while still maintaining its historical aesthetics. MCE designed a geothermal heating and cooling system, which uses an energy exchange between the air within the building being heated and the ground.

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 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