Annual Archives: 2012

December 12, 2012

Canam Group Inc. Lands Multiple Contracts Totaling Close to $55M

Canam Group Inc. Lands Multiple Contracts Totaling Close to $55M

(BOUCHERVILLE, QC) Canam Group Inc. (TSX: CAM) today announced that it recently added close to $55M in contracts to its backlog of orders for various building, structural steel and bridge projects. Bridges in Wisconsin and Massachusetts Structal-Bridges concluded agreements totaling more than $26M for the fabrication of two bridges in the United States and the supply of structural bearings in Canada. The first agreement made with the State of Wisconsin is to fabricate components for…

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September 26, 2012

Des Laurentides Interchange: Watch a Video Showing the Erection of Box Girders

Des Laurentides Interchange: Watch a Video Showing the Erection of Box Girders

A video presenting the field erection of box girders at the Des Laurentides Interchange in Montreal, Quebec, is now available under the Projects tab, Video, on the Structal-Bridges website. It was filmed by G.T.S. (Les Grands Travaux Soter Inc.), the general contractor in charge of the project. Length: 9 min. 56 sec. Also read: Des Laurentides Interchange: Box girders signed Structal-Bridges

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September 18, 2012

Tour the Dominion Bridge via a 360° Interactive Panoramic Photo

Tour the Dominion Bridge via a 360° Interactive Panoramic Photo

Thanks to the latest 360-degree photo technology, you can now go on a virtual tour of the Dominion Bridge, located between Lévis and Quebec City in the province of Quebec, and view the structure in minute detail. In 2011, Structal-Bridges supplied 3,500 tons of metalized structural steel components as well as Goodco Z-Tech structural bearings and expansion joints for the reconstruction of this bridge. To move around in the photo, simply click, hold and drag…

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August 6, 2012

Structal-Bridges Lands Three Contracts in Quebec and Alberta

Structal-Bridges Lands Three Contracts in Quebec and Alberta

(QUEBEC CITY, QC) – Structal-Bridges, a business unit of Canam Group Inc. (TSX: CAM), today announced that it has secured three contracts totaling close to $50M for the fabrication of the steel structures of bridges that will be erected in Notre-Dame-des-Pins and Lévis, in Quebec, and in Edmonton, Alberta. Northeast Anthony Henday Drive Structal-Bridges was awarded this contract under a joint venture with Rapid-Span Structures Ltd., a bridge fabricator in Western Canada. The project, which…

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July 12, 2012

North Channel Bridge: An Innovative Girder Erection Method Signed Structal-Bridges

North Channel Bridge: An Innovative Girder Erection Method Signed Structal-Bridges

Structal-Bridges began delivering box girders in the scope of the North Channel Bridge Replacement Project in Cornwall, Ontario, in mid-May. The erection of the girders, which was also entrusted to Structal-Bridges, is being executed using the launched-girder erection technique that requires the use of a steel launching nose: a lightweight girder section with variable inertia that is mounted at the front of the structure in order to minimize structural loads during launching. Photo : AECON Group…

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June 18, 2012

Goodco Z-Tech Publishes a Report on Fatigue Tests Performed on its Modular Joints

Goodco Z-Tech Publishes a Report on Fatigue Tests Performed on its Modular Joints

Goodco Z-Tech a Canadian leader in the design and manufacture of structural bearings and expansion joints, published a report titled ‘’ Fatigue testing of Goodco Z-Tech single support bar modular bridge expansion joint with welded stirrups’’ on its website. This executive report is a summary of an exhaustive and comprehensive study sponsored by Goodco Z-Tech and carried out in the structural laboratory of École de technologie supérieure, Université du Québec in Montreal.

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May 31, 2012

Structal-Bridges Completes Deliveries for the Route 1 Gateway Project in New Brunswick

Structal-Bridges Completes Deliveries for the Route 1 Gateway Project in New Brunswick

Structal-Bridges recently completed the delivery of components for the construction of the Musquash Bridge, one of several structures being built in the scope of the Route 1 Gateway Project in New Brunswick. Structal-Bridges was mandated by Dexter Construction Company Ltd. to fabricate 11 steel structures as part of this project, which will add 55 kilometers to the existing highway. In addition to supplying 3,400 tons of steel and Goodco Z-Tech…

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May 24, 2012

Autoroute 5 Extension Project: A Second Contract for Structal-Bridges

Autoroute 5 Extension Project: A Second Contract for Structal-Bridges

Structal-Bridges recently concluded an agreement to fabricate the steel components for a total of four structures that are being built in the scope of the Autoroute 5 extension project in Quebec’s Outaouais region. This is the second contract obtained by Structal-Bridges from general contractor Couillard Construction Ltd. The four structures, which will total 810 tons of steel, include two overpasses above Valley Road on Autoroute 5 and two bridges over La Pêche River: one on Autoroute…

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May 15, 2012

Structal-Bridges to Fabricate Steel Components for a Bridge in l’Isle-Verte

Structal-Bridges recently concluded an agreement with Hamel Construction Inc. for the fabrication of steel components that will be used in the construction of a highway bridge over Rivière Verte in the town of l’Isle-Verte, which is located in the county of Rivière-du-Loup, Quebec. The bridge is being built in the scope of the Autoroute 20 extension project between Cacouna and Rimouski, Bic sector. The 643-ft. (196 m) bridge will be built from steel girders totaling approximately 1,060 tons. The components will be fabricated at the Canam Group plant located in Quebec City during winter 2013 and deliveries will begin in May…

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March 29, 2012

Des Laurentides Interchange: Box Girders Signed Structal-Bridges

Des Laurentides Interchange: Box Girders Signed Structal-Bridges

Structal-Bridges recently delivered 10 box girders in the scope of the Des Laurentides Interchange rehabilitation project at the junction of Autoroute 15 and Autoroute 40 in Montreal. Structal-Bridges supplied 910 tons of steel components to customer G.T.S. (Les Grands Travaux Soter Inc.) for the fabrication of four structures that are being built as part of the project. One of the box girders ready to be shipped to the work site Erection of a box girder at the…

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