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Centrexpo Cogeco Drummondville

Project details

Location

Drummondville, QC, Canada

Year of construction

2014

Customer

SBL Structure Inc.

Owner

Société de développement économique de Drummondville

Architects

Consortium BCM2 (Côté Chabot Morel Architects / Bilodeau Baril Associates Architects)

Engineers

Consortium SMI-EXP (S.M. Group International / exp.)

General contractor

Decarel

Description

Canam’s services were selected for the supply of the Centrexpo Cogeco Drummondville’s steel structure.

The new exhibition center includes a 60,000 ft2 (5,574 m2) main hall that can be divided into three sections of 20,000 ft2 (1,858 m2), a large lobby of 10,700 ft2 (994 m2) , meeting rooms, an outdoor terrace, a food and rest area, four landing docks for loading and unloading, storage areas, administrative offices, 1,200 free outdoor parking spaces and four charging stations for electric cars . In addition, a private high class hotel complex with 140 rooms including 18 suites is accessible via an interior passageway.

For this project, Canam supplied joists and steel deck. Area: 87,000 ft2 (8,083 m2) on two floors.

Awards and distinctions

Winners of Public Establishment at the 10th Design Grand Prize.

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