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05/29/2019

Who Said that Quality and Speed Can’t Go Together?

Who Said that Quality and Speed Can’t Go Together?

Canam’s services were selected for the design, fabrication and installation of the entire building envelope of the warehouse space Coastal Forest Products located in Bow, New Hampshire. The construction, 243,200 square feet (22,594 square meters) in size and with a vertical clearance of 32 feet, includes a two-story office space. This time-lapse video allows you to see how the design-build approach and the Murox prefabricated wall system helped reduce…

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05/1/2019

Canam Buildings Selected Health and Safety Crew of the Month

Canam Buildings Selected Health and Safety Crew of the Month

Everyone plays an important role when it comes to health and safety on construction sites! To promote health and safety and encourage their employees to get involved, Canam Buildings has recently established a number of initiatives, including Safety Training for Canam job site visitors. Moreover, in the past few weeks, Canam introduced a Health and Safety Excellence Award for employees in all Canam joists and deck locations. This awareness is also present among our business partners,…

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04/25/2019

Searching for Wall or Floor System That Speeds up Construction?

Searching for Wall or Floor System That Speeds up Construction?

Load-Bearing Exterior Wall System The construction of commercial, industrial and institutional buildings can be exponentially accelerated through the use of prefabricated, factory-assembled load-bearing wall panels. Since these walls are manufactured under ideal conditions and with strict quality control, labour on site is considerably reduced  which therefore speeds up construction schedule considerably. Discover a compelling example of construction speed with this time-lapse video showing the expansion of a commercial building in less than three weeks!This type of load-bearing…

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03/21/2019

Tim Holtermann – Guest Speaker at the NASCC

Tim Holtermann – Guest Speaker at the NASCC

Tim Holtermann, Senior Sales Engineer, Canam Buildings USA, will be a guest speaker at the NASCC (North American Steel Construction Conference). HE WILL BE HOSTING  TWO SESSIONS: Wednesday, Apr 3, 3:15 – 4:45 p.m. Thursday, Apr 5, 2:00 – 3:30 p.m. America’s Center Convention Complex St. Louis, MO In his presentation – Properly Specifying Steel Joists – Tim Holtermann will highlight the current codes and specifications that apply to steel joist construction…

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03/6/2019

Will my Roof Hold up?

Will my Roof Hold up?

With the month of March already underway, is it necessary to proceed with removing snow off your roof? Some signs do not lie. If you:See cracks appearing on the walls, Have difficulty operating your doors, Hear strange creaking noises of unknown origin, Notice sprinkler heads lower than usual See your ceiling deform or crackThen, it is necessary to act immediately. In the case of buildings where the roof structure is very high and without a…

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