New Energy Plant Operational


The new renewable energy facility, which burns local wood chips and wood by-products, started operation on August 2, 2013. Up to six truck of wood chips are delivered each day depending on the campus steam demands.  Project Details.


New Jamrich Hall

Jamrich Demo

Jamrich Furnishings Repurposed

The demolition of the original Jamrich Hall began the week of June 16, starting with the connector to West Science. Demolition of the building itself was scheduled to begin a week later. Most of the furnishings have been repurposed elsewhere on campus or by area schools and community organizations.

Project Details


Fire Alarm Replacement Project

The project will include the full replacement of the existing fire alarm and detection systems in the following buildings: PEIF, Superior Dome, Berry Event Center, Cohodas Hall, Art & Design, Thomas Fine Arts, McClintock Building, Forest Roberts Theater, Learning Resource Center, Services Building, Jacobetti, and University Center. All individual building systems shall communicate to a new central station located in the dispatch area of the Public Safety Department within the Services Building.

Superior Dome Skylight Replacement

The existing skylight was installed as part of the Superior Dome construction project completed in 1991. The five sided skylight is located at the center of the cupola approx. 142 ft above grade. Over the years the skylight exterior surface has weathered and shown signs of panel deterioration.

Learning Resources Center - Center for Teaching and Learning Renovation

The Center for Teaching and Learning has a new and larger space that reflects a broader mission. It is located in Room 106 of the Learning Resources Center.The CTL will continue to support NMU's instructional technology tools such as NMU EduCat, iClickers, podcasting / web conferencing and audio / visual equipment installed in campus learning spaces. But its emphasis has expanded beyond technology to a teaching - centric initiative that includes a suite of services to help faculty members more effectively design and deliver their courses.

Click here for more information on the center.

Builders and Architects

If you'd like to learn more about current or upcoming NMU facilities renovations and construction projects, including being added to bid lists, contact us.

  • Engineering and architectural firms:
    NMU Engineering and Planning
    1401 Presque Isle Avenue
    Marquette, MI 49855
  • Information about current bid projects:
    NMU Purchasing Department
    1401 Presque Isle Avenue
    Marquette, MI 49855

Engineering Majors/ Minors

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Northern has majors and minors in the Engineering Technology Department.