Category archives: Wood

05/16/2018

Historical Site Reconstruction

Historical Site Reconstruction

The inauguration of the new Quebec City Voltigeurs Armoury took place on April 26 in Quebec City, ten years after a fire ravaged the building built in 1887. Structure Fusion, a company that specializes in the design, manufacture and installation of solid and hybrid wood structures, is one of 700 contributors to the reconstruction of this historic building. For the reconstruction of the Quebec City Voltigeurs Armoury, Structure Fusion supplied…

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08/4/2015

Structure Fusion now present on the Web

Structure Fusion, a subsidiary of Canam Group, has launched its new website showcasing its expertise and know-how in manufacturing and installation of glulam and hybrid timber structures. The company offers innovative construction solutions for mixed structure projects combining steel and wood. Discover the possibilities of wood by consulting its site and follow it on social media! Dominique Briand, General Manager at Structure Fusion, said: “I congratulate the team that worked on the preparation of our website. It will allow us to keep better contact with our partners and the public. Phase two, already in preparation, will include regular posts of technical…

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10/23/2014

Structure fusion receives two Cécobois awards

Structure fusion receives two Cécobois awards

Photo: Courtesy of Architects Goulet & Lebel The fourth edition of the Cécobois Awards of Excellence, which showcases wood projects that demonstrate exceptional architecture, engineering and innovation, took place last September in Quebec City. Structure Fusion received two awards in the scope of this event: one in the Structural Concept category for its participation in the Hangar 14 project and another in the Light Frame category for the Maison Mazda project. Hangar 14 The…

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10/17/2014

Tim Holtermann will give a webinar training entitled “ Bridging for open web steel joists ”

Tim Holtermann will give a webinar training entitled “ Bridging for open web steel joists ”

November 13, 2014 at 11 p.m. (EST), Tim Holtermann, Senior Engineering Manager at Canam, accompanied by Ronald D. Ziemian, Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Bucknell University in Lewisburg, PA, will be the speakers in a 90-minute webinar entitled “Bridging for Open Web Steel Joists”. Prepared for structural engineers, fabricators, detailers and designers, and sponsored by the Steel Joist Institute (SJI), this webinar will explore all aspects of bridging from the underlying theory to installation…

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01/23/2014

Canam Group acquires an engineering firm specialized in wood structures

Canam Group acquires an engineering firm specialized in wood structures

  (Saint-Georges, QC) – Canam Group (TSX: CAM) today announced the acquisition of a 66% interest in an engineering firm that specializes in wood structures. The transaction, the amount of which has not been disclosed, was completed in the final days of 2013.  The company, called Massif Technologies, is composed of a group of engineers and technicians who are specialized in designing non-residential buildings featuring a wooden frame or wood components. The…

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