Annual archives: 2017

11/7/2017

Connection Details Updated for Canam Joists

Connection Details Updated for Canam Joists

In order to meet customers’ expectations, Canam-Buildings, a subsidiary of Canam Group, recently enhanced and updated the document entitled Standard Connection Details, which can be downloaded in PDF or DWG format. This document which presents a variety of joist and joist girder connections was completely redesigned. Some issues that raised questions were clarified, precautionary methods were integrated and new types of connections were added.   The use of joist and girder connection details, as described by Canam-Buildings,…

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10/3/2017

New Features and Improvements to Canam’s Online Engineering Tools

New Features and Improvements to Canam’s Online Engineering Tools

Canam-Buildings, a subsidiary of Canam Group, recently added new features and improvements to an online tool that calculates maximum loads for various types of roof deck. Canam-Buildings’ engineering tools are designed to make calculations that comply with current steel construction industry standards. Personalized tables to calculate maximum roof deck loads It is now possible to generate tables that calculate maximum roof deck loads according to the specific needs of your project, directly from Canam-Buildings’ website. The changes made…

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05/31/2017

Sara Rankohi at the CSCE Annual Conference

Sara Rankohi at the CSCE Annual Conference

Joist and deck project manager Sara Rankohi, P.Eng., M.Sc., of Canam-Buildings, a division of Canam Group, will be a guest speaker at the upcoming Canadian Society for Civil Engineering (CSCE) Annual Conference that takes place May 31 to June 3, 2017 in Vancouver. Ms. Rankohi will first present a case study of the construction of Nanaimo Memory Care Residence, a multi-residential project, in which…

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05/30/2017

Canam Group Shines Outside Québec with Four CISC Awards of Excellence

Canam Group Shines Outside Québec with Four CISC Awards of Excellence

Canam Group and its business units took center stage at the Canadian Institute of Steel Construction (CISC) Alberta and Ontario Steel Design Awards that took place in Edmonton and Toronto last May 4 and 9 respectively. The following projects took a total of four awards:   CISC — Alberta Chapter Division: Canam-Structures Category: Collaboration Rogers Place, Edmonton, Alberta. The Collaboration Award is presented to the project team who…

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04/19/2017

Try Our New Steel Structure Detailing Service

Try Our New Steel Structure Detailing Service

Benefiting from a recognized expertise in the construction field, Canam now offers its steel structure detailing services to support you with all your industrial, commercial, multi-residential, sports or bridge projects.  From now on, you will be able to enjoy a high-end service with many benefits: A qualified workforce (140 detailers available) The latest 3D modeling technology (Tekla, SDS/2) 3D models coordinated among project stakeholders Efficient work with standardized methods A shorter schedule with a quick turnaround time Strict quality control Canam…

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