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12/12/2014

Montreal Garnison

Montreal Garnison

Canam’s services were selected for the steel structure supply for two buildings (L-220 and L-221) of Montreal Garnison. Many open air rooms required solid joist girders (WWF1400), long-span joists delivered in two sections and bolted on the job site. Moreover, solid horizontal bolted bracings cross these joists over most of their surface area. The delivery of these items required special coordination of transport oversized. This project was erected in winter conditions. Canam supplied for these projects joists,…

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12/12/2014

Saint-Gédéon-de-Beauce Municipal Garage

Saint-Gédéon-de-Beauce Municipal Garage

Canam’s services were selected for the supply and installation of the entire building envelope of the Saint-Gédéon-de-Beauce municipal garage used for the maintenance and storage of municipal vehicles. This municipal garage benefits from ventilated thermal panel (VTP) technology developed by Canam and installed on the south-facing facade of the building. The VTP wall captures solar energy to preheat outside air as a means of saving energy. By combining highly energy-efficient systems, this building achieves an energy savings…

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12/12/2014

Fire Station 12

Fire Station 12

Canam’s services were selected for the supply of  the Fire Station 12’s steel structure. This modern fire station is supplied with electricity and natural gas, and is completely energy-independent. It houses the offices of the main managers of the Fire Department, as well as the team of safety practitioners. The garage area is able to accommodate nine emergency vehicles, in addition to storage for equipment used to fight fires. Canam supplied for this project bolted splice and…

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12/12/2014

Parc Jean-Drapeau
Service Yard

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Canam’s services were selected for the steel structure supply and installation of the entire building envelope of this building used for maintenance for Parc Jean-Drapeau’s employees.  A section of the building will be used as storage and repair shop. Canam supplied for this project Murox shop-fabricated load-bearing wall panels, ventilated thermal panels (VTP) of 100 ft (30 m), joists of 113 ft (34 m) with splice, structural steel and steel deck on two mezzanines. Area: 36,000 ft2…

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12/12/2014

Stinson Transport Centre

Stinson Transport Centre

Canam Buildings services were selected for the supply of the Stinson Transport Centre’s steel structure. It is the Montreal Transit Corporation’s (STM) first entirely covered transport centre with a capacity of 300 vehicles and employing 800 workers. This Transit Centre aims for a Gold LEED Certification. Canam Buildings supplied joists, joist girders, welded wide-flange (WWF) and steel deck. The roof was treated as a fifth facade. No mechanical equipment is visible and the customer insisted on…

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