Posts Categorized: Mechanical Engineering

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

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,

Redhawk Casino

Red Hawk Casino is a 35 acre portion of the Shingle Springs Band of Miwok Indians’ Rancheria located east of Sacramento. One of the most important considerations for this project is the incorporation of the Shingle Springs Band of Miwok Indians’ culture. While guests learn about the Miwok’s culture and history as represented in the

‘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

Dunn Brothers

This convenient coffee shop located on the skyway level of the 333 South Seventh Street Building in a thriving Minneapolis Central Business District location. Dunn Bros was warmly greeted by building tenants as a busy spot to have a casual meeting or grab a coffee, smoothie or snack. The space was previously used as a

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 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