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11/29/2018

Five CISC Awards of Excellence for Canam Group

Five CISC Awards of Excellence for Canam Group

At the 20th Gala of the Canadian Institute of Steel Construction (CISC) Awards of Excellence for the Quebec Region held on November 8 in Montreal, Canam-Buildings and Canam-Bridges received five awards for three winning projects. Buildings Category: Institutional projects The Pierrefonds Library project includes an expansion and complete renovation of the existing building. This green building has clear walls with different sections designed to foster meetings while the stairs suspended on the central atria invite…

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11/19/2018

First LEED® Platinum Building in Canada

First LEED® Platinum Building in Canada

On October 23 in Ottawa, the Association of Consulting Engineering Companies (ACEC) and the Canadian Consulting Engineering magazine held the annual Canadian Consulting Engineering Awards ceremony. The Vancouver Convention Centre West project received the Award of Excellence in Sustainability Consulting and LEED® Platinum Project Management. The centre achieved LEED® version 4 and the highest award level, which is Platinum, becoming Canada’s first LEED® Platinum certified…

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05/16/2018

Historical Site Reconstruction

Historical Site Reconstruction

The inauguration of the new Quebec City Voltigeurs Armoury took place on April 26 in Quebec City, ten years after a fire ravaged the building built in 1887. Structure Fusion, a company that specializes in the design, manufacture and installation of solid and hybrid wood structures, is one of 700 contributors to the reconstruction of this historic building. For the reconstruction of the Quebec City Voltigeurs Armoury, Structure Fusion supplied…

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03/21/2018

Where To Gain Your PDHs In April?

Where To Gain Your PDHs In April?

On April 11-13, 2018, join our very own Michael Martignetti, P.E. and Tim Holtermann, P.E. at the NASCC: The Steel Conference Sessions held at the Baltimore Convention Center, MD. As part of the conference, you can attend the very sought-after technical sessions given by experts in their field and obtain Professional Development Hours (PDHs). Both of our specialist engineers will share their knowledge and experience under the Constructability Track…

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03/14/2018

The Murox Prefabricated Building System in the Construire Magazine

The Murox Prefabricated Building System in the <I>Construire</I> Magazine

George Poumbouras, Director of Business Development at Canam-Buildings for the Murox prefabricated building system, gave an interview to Construire magazine for the Winter 2018 issue on the topic of prefabrication. This magazine is a publication of the Association de la construction au Québec (ACQ). In this article, Murox load-bearing wall panels are featured. Read this article on page 14 (French only).

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