The artful treatment of lighting can have a transformative effect on interior and exterior designs.

Effective lighting design begins with an understanding of architectural design issues, client design intentions, construction process, and latest lighting technologies. MMM’s lighting team specializes in innovative lighting design to develop state-of-the-art, energy-efficient lighting solutions that deliver functionality and architectural value. We are sensitive to client image, budget, project schedule, operational and maintenance considerations. Committed to the principles of sustainability, our lighting team is uniquely qualified to develop environmentally responsible designs and offers a wide range of lighting design services, from schematic design through project completion. Operating around the world from offices in Toronto and Vancouver, MMM’s lighting services include:

  • Survey of existing building and site lighting
  • Architectural lighting design projects, including hospitality, offices, and retail
  • Exterior facade lighting for new and historic buildings as well as monuments
  • Landscape and site lighting
  • 3D computer modeling, rendering, and quantitative analysis
  • Lighting control design and programming


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    Credit Valley Hospital

    One of the most significant P3 projects undertaken in Canada to-date, the hospital’s design won several awards, including achievements from the Ontario Association and Architects, the Building Better Healthcare Awards, and the Illuminating Engineering Society. The two-phase, $500M hospital expansion project resulted in the creation of 270,000 ft2 of new construction space, and 70,000 ft2 of renovated space, and…

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    Adidas Flagship Store

    At the flagship Adidas store in Toronto, MMM Group took a sculptural approach to incorporate the unmistakable Adidas branding by designing a custom 150-ft, continuous-length, LED-backlit three-stripe luminaire that runs from the façade through to the interior, along the length of the store’s 22-ft-high ceiling This sculptural and theatrical approach to the lighting design anchors…

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    Central City

    MMM was responsible for the design of the electrical, communications, lighting, and security systems for the redevelopment of Surrey Place Mall, comprised of new retail space, parking, and offices for the Technical University of B.C., as well as a call centre for the Insurance Corporation of British Columbia. Project scope included approximately 1 million ft2 of…

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    Vancouver International Airport

    The Link building and Oval acts as the central hub to the airport and connects the domestic and international terminals. The five-storey expansion provides increased international check-in capacity, passenger screening, additional baggage systems, and corporate office space. This was a multi-phased project due to the complex location of the in-fill, which replaced the Level 3 link.…

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    Katherine Mackay

    Katherine Mackay, B.FA., ARIDO, IDC, IES Senior Lighting Designer Associate Key Highlights: More than 25 years of Canadian and international lighting design experience Played a key role in the development of innovative lighting design solutions for Illumination Engineering Society of North America (IES) award-winning projects Expertise in energy-efficient lighting solutions incorporating the latest lighting and…

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    Michael Graham

    Michael Graham, P.Eng., MIES Senior Project Manager Associate Partner Key Highlights: General Extensive design and construction experience in a wide range of projects, including airports, educational facilities, healthcare facilities, laboratories, libraries, commercial and office buildings, fire halls, theatres, parks, and light industrial facilities Skilled in the provision of project management, coordination, and contract administration services…

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