Category archives: Business


Two Canam Projects Featured in AQAIRS Magazine

The Centre de glaces Intact Assurance and Centre Frameco projects were featured in the November 2022 edition of the Association québécoise des arénas et des installations récréatives et sportives (AQAIRS) magazine.  Read the article! (in French only) Centre de glaces Intact Assurance Centre de glaces Intact Assurance (pages 18 à 28) Combining the former Centre sportif de Sainte-Foy and the Anneau Gaétan-Boucher, this unique centre has five ice rinks.  Canam supplied non-standard joists, long-span joists, joist girders and steel deck for this project.   Centre Frameco Centre Frameco (pages 31 à 34) This centre is the…

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A High-Speed Installation!

Murox by Canam participated in the construction of the St-Élie Greenhouses project located in Sherbrooke, Quebec, a 1,338-square-metre (14,400-square-foot) building that will be used primarily for the storage of greenhouse materials and the repotting of plants.  Forty-five Murox panels were used in the construction of this building. On this project, Canam supplied joists, steel deck, and 45 Murox wall panels.   A first for Canam The work on the site was completed in record time: seven days, including finishing the panel joints and installing the steel deck. Fire-resistant wall panels were installed on one side. Installation of a Murox…

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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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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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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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