From the installation of a simple columbarium, until the design and construction of an ornate community mausoleum, our hundreds of successful projects and satisfied customers say a lot about our expertise and knowledge. Let us partner with you on your next project so you can experience the difference.
Master Plans identify land use, infrastructure, burial yields and costs. Detail designs for entries, lot plans, cremation gardens, and landscape plans form construction documents. With over 500 cemetery commissions across Canada and the USA we provide relevant solutions to meet your needs.
KMI Columbaria Inc. is the pioneer of the only maintenance-free columbarium system available today.We have supplied custom designed and engineered columbaria to the Canadian and U.S. and markets since 1999.We lead the industry as Inventors of the all-aluminum niche system with patented security system.We invite you to see how a KMI columbarium can easily fit within your available space, existing architecture and budget while providing an above average rate of return.
Building smarter is our niche.
Whether your project is rural, remote or located in a large city-center, LEES + Associates will apply our more than 100 years of collective experience to fulfill your cemetery master planning and design objectives.
From concept through to detailed design and construction, public, private, non-profit, First Nations, and religious cemetery owners and operators throughout North America have been drawing upon our teams' expertise for nearly 20 years. Our site specific planning and design projects include new cemeteries, cemetery expansion, regional and municipal cemetery systems, as well as memorial and commemorative projects.
Our firm is founded upon a first-hand understanding of cemetery operations and management and committed to being at the forefront of innovations in cemetery research, design and technology. We are the designers of Canada's first green burial park within a public cemetery and four time award winners for our cemetery redevelopment and memorial work.
We invite you to visit www.elac.ca to assure yourself we are a team of innovative and qualified professionals.
We offer master planning and detailed design services for new or expanding cemeteries with a goal of balancing interment needs with the need to provide valued community green space. Our cemetery services also include needs assessments, business planning for sales and long term maintenance, facilitating current and future interment trends, and improving marketability of cemetery amenities. We are equipped with the sensitivity and experience to successfully engage the unique stakeholders and related practitioners associated with these projects. Paired with our strong knowledge of available materials and construction methods, we offer our clients creative implementable solutions to commemorate events and honoring individuals. Our team is backed by an array of in house multi-disciplinary services including; Heritage Specialist, Planning, Engineering (Structural, Mechanical, Civil, Electrical, Transportation), Environmental, and LEED certified specialist.
In creating sustainable designs, we adhere to our guiding principle to ‘design smarter’. This commitment is built on the consistently demonstrated belief that design doesn’t need to be complicated. Always with the goal of being cost-effective, our projects are testament to our ability to marry smart design principles with a commitment to clients, creating outdoor spaces that are enduringly special.