Annual archives: 2015


Grand opening of a Canam-Buildings’ project in Pennsylvania

The new Urban Outfitters Internet Fulfillment Center located in the city of Gap, Pennsylvania, is finally ready to open in June. Canam-Buildings provided joists, joist girders, bridging and steel deck for this project measuring 1.1 million square feet (102,194 square meters) including its mezzanine. About Urban Outfitters Urban Outfitters is a retailer that sells apparel, accessories and home fashion merchandise through 500-plus stores, its website and wholesale channels. The purpose of this facility is to respond faster and more efficiently to a rapidly growing volume of purchases made by consumers via its website. See the project details

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Canam-Buildings’ expertise for the Whitney Museum

On May 1st, the new Whitney Museum of American Art, designed by Italian architect Renzo Piano, was finally opened to the public. The new nine-floor building made of concrete, steel and glass and offering stunning views of Manhattan to the East and the Hudson River to the West, will now have twice as much space as the old Modern and Contemporary Art Museum of New York. In 2013, Canam-Buildings was selected to design and manufacture complex steel deck and associated gauge metal accessories for this project of 4,000 tons of structural steel and measuring 200,000 square feet (18,581 square meters). Difficult…

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Canam-Buildings Laureate at the Steel Design Awards

A Canam-Buildings’ project is one of the six winners at the 2015 Alberta Steel Design Awards of Excellence that were announced in April at the gala event held in Edmonton, Alberta, celebrating 10 years of excellence in steel design.   Recipient of the Sustainable Award, the Jeanne and Peter Lougheed Performing Arts Center, a world-class facility, was built through a partnership between the City of Camrose, County of Camrose, Province of Alberta, and University of Alberta. This Center was designed with a focus on sustainability, collaboration between all stakeholders, and community development. Jeanne and Peter Lougheed Performing Arts Center   Partnership for a sustainable

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Welcome to our new website

The entire Canam-Buildings team is proud to welcome you to this new version of its website. Designed to meet your need for information, this new site showcases our construction expertise and know-how, our many accomplishments, and presents our range of products and services. More actual, our new website provides you with high-performance engineering tools and total compatibility with your tablets and mobile devices. New content and tools are currently being developed and will be added to the site over time.  Meanwhile, we invite you to visit it regularly to keep on top of the latest news. Don’t hesitate to share your feedback with…

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Canam-Buildings’ team will give a conference at the Modular Construction & Prefabrication Summit 2015

On March 24, at the Calgary Westin Hotel, George Poumbouras, Business Development Manager and Michael LeBlanc, Business Development Representative will give a conference entitled “Fit to Purpose Solutions” to introduce modular construction solutions. March 23 to 25 in Calgary The 4th edition of the Modular Construction & Prefabrication Summit 2015 will be held on March 23 to 25 in Calgary. For the event, there will be training and conferences on education, networking and the future of modular and prefabricated buildings for the oil and gas industries. Attend this conference!  

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