Category archives: Miscellaneous

02/23/2021

Canam’s Monthly Newsletter Is Out! Have You Subscribed Yet?

Canam’s Monthly Newsletter Is Out! Have You Subscribed Yet?

We are pleased to announce the launch of our monthly email newsletter. Subscribers will: Learn more about the engineering, design and estimation tools that we use to realize various construction projects Learn why safety is our priority and how we ensure we have safe work sites and work environments at all times Stay up to date with our latest projects, case studies and other documentation Not on board yet? Click here to join hundreds of engineers,…

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01/11/2021

Canam’s Solution to Short Anchor Rods

Canam’s Solution to Short Anchor Rods

Developed by Canam Buildings, the elongated Elocone nuts are used as a corrective measure when anchor rods in a foundation are installed too short to accommodate a standard nut. How does it work? The lower narrow section of the Elocone nut fits into the baseplate hole and is threaded onto the anchor rod to a minimum distance equal to the diameter of the rod. The top larger section of the Elocone nut,…

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10/28/2020

On the Road to the Digital Transformation

On the Road to the Digital Transformation

Canam is now ready to receive all standard file formats in order to facilitate coordination and the exchange of information in order to move towards a 3D collaborative environment. Whether the 3D files are coming from Tekla, SDS/2, Advance Steel or your Revit models, or another software you are usine, let us know, we will adapt.  In order to offer more information on the file import procedure and the related benefits, we would like to share…

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10/13/2020

Now Available – the LF3 Steel Deck!

Now Available – the LF3 Steel Deck!

The new LF3 steel deck is now available. This 36 inch (914.4 millimetre) wide deck, mainly used in multi-story buildings, is a cost-effective solution allowing much faster coverage of a large area. The LF3 steel deck is available in different grades, gauges and finishes in order to meet the various requirements of clients. For further details and to get an overview of all the benefits of this type of steel deck, you can Read more

09/3/2020

Canam collaborates to the ‘’Passing the Baton’’ White Paper Published by the North American Engineering Executive Council

Canam collaborates to the ‘’Passing the Baton’’ White Paper Published by the North American Engineering Executive Council

We are pleased to share with you the latest White Paper published by the North American Engineering Executive Council and sponsored by members of Autodesk.  The document focuses on the project  handoff between design engineers and fabricators, offering some initial solutions to drive in people, processes, and technology. “Our work group (The Engineering Executive Council) created by Autodesk, wants to use this White Paper in order to raise awareness among construction stakeholders with regards to the benefits…

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