Category archives: Business

08/24/2021

Canam Preferred for its Hambro Floor System

Canam Preferred for its Hambro Floor System

Canam takes part  in the construction of a new six-storey apartment building located at 468 West Avenue in Kelowna, British Columbia.  This new building will provide 48 new rental apartments for local residents who have a high need for this type of housing. Architectural rendering of the project Credit – Mission Group Rentals Ltd. Totalling 31,528 square feet (2,929 square meters), this building includes standard and D500 joists, steel deck, load-bearing steel stud walls and the…

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08/16/2021

A Double for Hambro by Canam!

A Double for Hambro by Canam!

Canam Buildings was selected to build not one, but two condominium buildings for the Le Nordet project located in Quebec City, Quebec.  In order to meet the growing demand for rental housing in this area, these two six-storey buildings, including two floors of underground parking, will offer 198 high-end units for rent. Phase 1 Completed in 2020, the first building totals 66,236 square feet (6,153.5 square meters) and includes 66 units.  Phases 2 and 3 The steel structure of the…

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08/9/2021

New Multi-Residential Project in Ontario: Port Picton Apartments Block 203

New Multi-Residential Project in Ontario: Port Picton Apartments Block 203

Canam is proud to have taken part in the construction of Port Picton Apartments Block 203, a five-storey condominium building located in Picton, Ontario.  For this project, Canam has: fabricated the steel components (standard and D500 joists, joist girders, steel deck, conventional steel structure, load-bearing steel stud walls); installed the Hambro D500 composite floor system on each floor, providing up to three hours of fire resistance;  erected the steel structure. The 94,310-square foot (8,762-square metre) building is part of a…

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08/3/2021

A Major Contract for Canam Buildings!

A Major Contract for Canam Buildings!

Canam is proud to participate in the construction of the Pembina – The Halo towers located in Winnipeg, Manitoba, a project of over 400 luxury rental apartments. Consisting of two 18-storey towers, these buildings have a total area of 500,000 square feet (46,451 square metres) including 10,000 square feet (929 square metres) of commercial retail space. Canam produced 3,386 tons of steel components (Hambro MD2000 joists, standard joists, steel deck, steel structure) for this project signed Hambro…

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05/18/2021

1.5B: A New Steel Deck Profile for Roof and Floor

1.5B: A New Steel Deck Profile for Roof and Floor

Canam is pleased to announce that our current P-3615 and P-3606 steel decks are being replaced by the new 1.5B, a steel deck profile for roof and floor, covering 36 inches (914 millimetres). 1.5B main benefits: Up to 10% capacity and properties increase compared to P-3615 and P-3606. Can be used as a lateral load resisting system (diaphragm action) Provides adequate support for rigid thermal insulation board The new steel deck 1.5B is currently fabricated and available in Ontario only,…

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