Category archives: Corporate

05/5/2021

The First Canam Joist Was Fabricated 60 Years Ago

The First Canam Joist Was Fabricated 60 Years Ago

On May 5, 1961, exactly 60 years ago, the first Canam joist was fabricated at the St. Gédéon-de-Beauce plant. Today, fabrication has evolved, but let’s go back to 1961 to learn more about the plant at that time. Working conditions In 1961, about ten seasonal employees worked at the plant. During the first six months, they produced on average 50% of the time. It was not until 1962 that they worked full weeks, and by 1963, Canam…

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01/14/2021

New Video: From our Plant to your Achievement

New Video: From our Plant to your Achievement

Canam is proud to present a brand-new video: “Canam Joists & Deck: From our Plant to your Achievement”, revealing the secret behind our customer experience, which goes beyond fabricating construction products. We invite you to discover how Canam can help you materialize a project idea and add it to your achievements portfolio. The expertise of our teams, our construction speed, our large production capacity, along with our high quality standards are part of our commitment towards…

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12/17/2020

New Video: Canam, Your Trusted Partner

New Video: Canam, Your Trusted Partner

Canam Buildings is proud to present its latest video “Canam, your trusted partner” showcasing the company’s pursuit of a better customer experience, from product design and fabrication to jobsite delivery. The construction of a building does not represent the achievement of one single person or company. A project relies on the collaboration and trust between partners in order to reach success. Hence, Canam has been striving to maintain this trust ever since the first steel joist…

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08/11/2020

Canam Celebrates 60 Years

Canam Celebrates 60 Years

St. Georges (Québec), August 11, 2020 — Canam celebrates its 60th anniversary in 2020. On August 15, 1960, Roger Dutil, Gilberte Lacroix-Dutil, and two Boston partners incorporated Canam’s first entity in equal parts. Construction of the 34-foot by 400-foot (10.4-metre by 122-metre) St. Gédéon plant began in the fall of 1960 and was completed in the spring of 1961. The plant officially began operations on May 5, 1961 and at that time employed about ten…

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07/13/2020

New Office in Massachusetts for Canam Buildings

New Office in Massachusetts for Canam Buildings

We are pleased to announce the opening of our new office in Milford, Massachusetts, in the United States, starting the week of July 27, 2020. The building, located at 28 Birch Street, will house the sales, pre-construction and project management employees of our Buildings Division who serve the New England market for our joist, steel deck, Murox prefabricated and multi-residential building products. Here is the contact information for our new office: Canam Buildings US Inc. 28 Birch Street  Milford, MA …

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