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11/8/2022

HS-2 Water Treatment Plant

HS-2 Water Treatment Plant

Construction of the HS-2 water treatment plant at Mont-Wright, Quebec, a mining site near the town of Fermont on the Côte-Nord. This plant will treat more than 8,000,000 litres of water per year.   Features Efficient coordination The work, in a remote region and during a pandemic period, required close follow-up with the various suppliers to ensure the availability of labour and materials. Weekly meetings were held with the client and its professionals to carry out the…

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07/27/2021

Eldorado Gold Québec

Eldorado Gold Québec

Construction of the administrative building for the mining company Eldorado Gold Québec located in Val-d’Or, Quebec. This building includes, among other amenities, a mezzanine and a special room that allows workers to dry their clothes in baskets hung on joists.   Features Strict job site management Considering the special features of mining sites, a more sustained job site management and daily follow-ups on health and safety aspects were required. Under very good weather conditions, the building was erected…

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12/5/2016

Industrial water treatment plant – Expansion

Industrial water treatment plant – Expansion

Canam’s services were selected for the design, the steel structure’s fabrication and installation of the entire building envelope for the expansion of an industrial water treatment plant located on a Bay James mining site in northern Quebec. This expansion project of an existing 25,800 ft.2 (2,397 m2) building built by Canam in 2013, is composed of prefabricated Murox load-bearing wall panels, joists, joist girders, conventional structural steel and steel deck. The delivery, installation and the building’s completion…

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03/9/2016

Freeze Plant

Freeze Plant

Canam’s services were selected for the supply and installation of the entire building envelope for the Freeze Plant building. The assembly of the structure took place in just six weeks, on a very tight schedule. The McArthur River uranium mine, where the Freeze Plant building was built, is considered the largest in the world. The mine is located in northern Saskatchewan in Canada, 620 km north of Saskatoon city and 80 km northeast of the Key…

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12/12/2014

Maintenance Garage
for Trucks

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Canam’s services were selected for the supply and installation of the building envelope of this garage for truck maintenance located in Fermont. The size of the garage allows the maintenance of one of the biggest trucks in Quebec with a capacity of 400 tons. For this garage, Canam supplied the Econox building structure, shop-fabricated and composed of steel load-bearing walls and roof with R20 certified isolation. This garage has a 10 tons overhead-travelling crane and a…

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