Category archives: Business

11/28/2022

Launch of the CorRise Brand by Hambro!

On November 30, 2022, Hambro by Canam will officially launch its CorRise brand, a permanent steel forming system, at a lecture during The Buildings Show (Construct Canada) to be held at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre in Ontario. What is the Hambro CorRise permanent steel forming system? It is a faster solution to replace conventional concrete cores, elevators and stairwell shafts as well as concrete shear walls in the construction of a multi-residential building. Composition of the Hambro CorRise system Available with our Hambro Structural building systems, it is installed during the erection of the steel structure.…

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11/24/2022

Girts: What if the Calculation Was Automated?

The Canam website engineering tools have a new element: the online girts calculation is now available. Previously, girts calculation and optimization were manually performed by the user, through traditional methods (manual calculations or Excel tables) followed by validation against the Canam technical catalog. This new tool allows you to do your calculations in real time. Thus, it minimizes the risk of errors, as the tables are integrated within the tool, which automatically retrieves the girts capacities, based on your input. The automated calculation saves time and offers increased control of your data input. Try it!

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11/9/2022

New Edition of the Metal Cladding Brochure

A new edition of the Metal Cladding brochure is now available on our website. Intended mainly for Murox buildings, this new tool will help you in the planning of your projects requiring metal cladding. In addition to an update of the characteristics and coatings used on our metal cladding, you will also find technical data: Physical properties; Gravity loads; Uplift loads. Download our Metal Cladding brochure. For more information, please contact a Murox sales representative at 1-866-466-8769.

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09/29/2022

In With the New: View Our Steel Deck Technical Sheets!

Roof steel deck technical sheets (Canada and the US) are now available on Canam’s website. They replace the older steel deck catalog. A complete technical information update has been performed, thus giving you the opportunity to view and download individual sheets according to the steel deck profile best suited for your project. We also invite you to keep an eye on our news regarding the floor steel deck technical sheets, which will be available in the upcoming weeks. If you need more information regarding this subject, you may contact our experts at 1-866-466-8769. View the steel deck technical sheets  

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09/16/2022

A Unique Action Sports Centre Opens Its Doors!

Canam had the pleasure of participating in the construction of Adrénaline Urbaine, a new and unique sports centre in Canada that opened its doors in Trois-Rivières, Quebec, on July 6, 2022.  For the construction of this beautiful project, we provided steel deck, bridging, joists and joist girders on a 3,716-square meter (40,000-square foot) area. The Adrenaline urbain centre offers activities for skateboarding, snowboarding, obstacle courses and rock climbing enthusiasts. Jean-François Labrecque, Project Manager, Joist and Deck, explains the challenge for Canam: “The geometry of the roof on this project was quite particular, with side-sloping joists, which required a…

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