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12/3/2021

Aspen Heights Retirement Residence

Aspen Heights Retirement Residence

Construction of the Aspen Heights Retirement Residence in Calgary, Alberta, a home for independent supportive living, assisted living and memory care. This project was completed in partnership with ReSolve Project Management. The five-storey building includes 182 independent units as well as a pool, theater, chapel, private dining room and other amenities.   Features A fireproof and soundproof building The Hambro D500 composite floor system was ideal for this type of structure due to its fire resistance and…

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02/17/2020

MacTaggart Place Retirement Residence

MacTaggart Place Retirement Residence

Construction of MacTaggart Place Retirement Residence located in Edmonton, Alberta. This four-storey building includes 180 supportive living, assisted living and memory care housing units. There is also a wellness center, which includes a spa, fitness room and aquatic center. Features The final goal for any building construction is to waterproof the building as fast as possible. Since this building consisted of three four-storey wings, and to collaborate with the General Contractor to reduce the overall construction schedule, each…

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11/19/2019

Arabella Retirement Living

Arabella Retirement Living

Construction of the Arabella Retirement Living in Belleville, Ontario. This six-storey building comprises 125 independent housing units ranging from a studio to a one or two-bedroom suite. It also includes an auditorium, swimming pool, restaurant and other amenities. Features The Hambro D500 composite floor system was the ideal solution for the installation of HVAC systems, electrical wiring and plumbing conduits. Due to the joist girders used in its composition, all systems and…

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12/21/2018

Wildpine Residence

Wildpine Residence

Canam’s services were selected to provide the complete building structure for the Wildpine Residence project, a retirement home located in Stittsville, just 30 km west of Ottawa’s downtown core. Canam’s offer included the Hambro MD2000 composite floor system, load-bearing steel stud wall panels, structural steel, steel joists and standard steel deck. The scope of work also included foundations, concrete shear walls and precast balconies. The collaborative approach used by Canam for this project…

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03/3/2017

Le Renaissance – Retirement home

Le Renaissance – Retirement home

Canam’s services were selected for the supply and installation of the Hambro D500 composite floor system for Le Renaissance, a retirement home located in Thetford-Mines, Quebec. This particular floor system was chosen because of its acoustical properties and its long-span joists needing less load-bearing parts. This five-story home includes 200 apartments of type 2½, 3½ and 4½, an interior parking, a gym, an interior pool, a large dining room, living rooms and outside amenities. A drugstore and…

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