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01/30/2023

Lyman-Morse Boatyard

Lyman-Morse Boatyard

Construction of a main building with a mezzanine, and three other additions for the Lyman-Morse boatyard located in Camden, Maine. For over 40 years, Lyman-Morse has been building yachts with its team of highly skilled boat builders. It is an industry leader, sought after by demanding designers, owners and yacht captains.   Features Quick need for the buildings Time was of the essence on the main building as it was used for boat storage and had to…

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12/12/2022

St-Élie Greenhouses

St-Élie Greenhouses

Construction of the St-Élie Greenhouses building in Sherbrooke, Quebec, which will be used primarily for storing greenhouse materials and repotting plants with specialized equipment.   Features Ultra fast erection The work on site was completed in record time: seven days, including finishing the panel joints and installing the steel deck. Factory prefabricated fire resistant wall panels were installed on one side of the building to protect the adjacent greenhouses. Area: 1,338 m2 (14,400 ft.2)   Products Joists Steel deck Murox…

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04/11/2022

Central Distribution Centre

Central Distribution Centre

Construction of a Central Distribution Centre in Londonderry, one of the largest distribution centres built in the State of New Hampshire.   This centre was built for a wholesale distributor of plumbing, heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) products. It includes a warehouse, a two-storey office building, conference rooms and other amenities.   Features A megastructure The entire structure, consisting of 2,340 tons of steel, is supported on load-bearing precast concrete wall panels.  An accelerated schedule The schedule was accelerated by two…

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03/11/2022

Distribution Centre

Distribution Centre

At 27.4 m (90 ft) high, this building features the large spliced columns required for this type of design.The structure was erected in 26 weeks on a very tight schedule, under sometimes difficult conditions due to heavy snow and extreme cold. Area: 52,911 m2 (569,525 ft.2)   Description Construction of a distribution centre located in Toronto, Ontario that will handle general merchandise and food products for Canada.   Products Joists Joist girders Steel deck Conventional steel structure Girts  

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02/21/2022

Nova Steel Delta, Ohio Facility

Nova Steel Delta, Ohio Facility

Construction of a new Nova Steel plant located in Delta, Ohio that will produce hollow structural sections and standard pipes. Features Special joist girders At the owner’s request, Canam designed custom joist girders built entirely from HSS materials supplied by Nova Tube.  Non-load-bearing panels The wall panels supplied by Murox are almost all non-load bearing, in expectation of future expansions. These are ideal for this type of project, as they can be removed and reused during the…

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