A Grander View

MMM's Kitchener LEED Platinum office deemed "Most Livable Office"

MMM Group’s 2,150 m² Kitchener location is the most energy-efficient office in Canada, using 69 kWh/m² compared with the Canadian average of 394 kWh/m² (an 82% energy savings).

  • The building’s Carbon Neutral Plan includes a variable refrigerant flow mechanical system and occupancy-sensor-controlled heating, cooling, lighting, and ventilation
  • Renewable / passive energy strategies were used, including photovoltaic solar array and earth tubes for preheating and cooling of air supply and assisted natural ventilation
  • Certified LEED NC, CI, EB:O&M Platinum

Roles:

  • LEED consultant
  • mechanical engineering
  • electrical engineering
  • commissioning agent
  • monitoring & verification
  • green building education
  • program development
  • Winner of several awards including:

    • Most Livable Office in North America from the Center for the Built Environment
    • Green Building Project of the Year from Canadian Consulting Engineer
  • Location: Kitchener, Ontario