Technical articles for engineers and architects

Canam’s InfoTech offers technical articles written for engineers and architects in order to broaden their knowledge and facilitate their decision making process.

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Hambro Composite Floor System (1)
  • Hambro D500 Composite Floor System
Joists and Joist Girders (6)
  • Application of Axial Loads in Connection Designs
  • Welded Wide-Flange Shapes (WWF)
  • The Process of Specifying Joists - It's Simple
  • Special Connection Conditions for a Joist Girder or Steel Joist
  • Evaluation of Joists and Their Typical Reinforcement in Steel-Framed Buildings
  • Field Measurement for Existing Joists Requiring Reinforcement
Steel Deck (1)
  • Diaphragm action at the roof level
Other Products and Services (7)
  • Lateral Stability of Purlins and Girts
  • Main Types of Paint Used with Steel
  • Virtual Construction
  • Hot-Dip Galvanization of Structural Steel
  • History of steel grades used in joist and joist girder fabrication
  • Canam parametric objects
  • Structural considerations roof top solar panels