Category archives: Miscellaneous

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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05/13/2020

BIM Web Page: Tools for our Steel Deck Teams and our Clients

BIM Web Page: Tools for our Steel Deck Teams and our Clients

We invite you to visit our Building Information Modeling (BIM) Web page to learn more about the conversion tool developed by Canam, the level of detail required for your building project, as well as the benefits of collaborative platforms. The procedures for transferring models and creating clients’ IFC files are now available to download or watch on our BIM Web page. 2021 Canada Games – joists, trusses and steel deck 3D…

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03/30/2020

Progress of Structural Steel

Progress of Structural Steel

The advancement of structural steel has been built on education and research. No other construction material has advanced so quickly, in such a short amount of time. That is according to an article titled Structural Steel Has Been Built on Education and Research written by Michael Holleran, Regional General Manager – Central Canada and Vice-President, Sales Program Support at Canam, published on the Canadian Institute of Steel Construction (CISC) website and in Advantage

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