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November 11, 2015

Canam Group Excellence Award winner at the CISC

Canam Group Excellence Award winner at the CISC

Canam-Buildings and Canam-Bridges stood out prominently at the CISC Design Awards, taking home two awards each at the gala held on October 29th under the theme “Contribution of the Steel Industry to the World of Music and the Arts”. Industrial Projects Canam-Buildings received an award in the Industrial Projects…

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October 15, 2015

7th Annual Quebec Steel Symposium: Canam-Bridges to Deliver a Presentation on Metallizing

7th Annual Quebec Steel Symposium: Canam-Bridges to Deliver a Presentation on Metallizing

The Canadian Institute of Steel Construction (CISC) will hold the 7th Annual Quebec Steel Symposium on October 29, 2015 at the Palace Convention Center in Laval. As part of this event, Project Development Representative and Project Manager Michel Pettigrew and Junior Engineer Maxime Ampleman, both of Canam-Bridges, will…

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September 10, 2015

Deliveries Completed for the Milestrip Road Bridge

Deliveries Completed for the Milestrip Road Bridge

The Milestrip Road Bridge is a 380-ft. (116 m) structure that spans Interstate 90 in Erie County, New York. Built in 1956, it needed to be replaced. Last week, Canam-Bridges, which supplied a total of 945 tons of metalized steel components for the new bridge, delivered the last two girders. Fabrication…

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August 25, 2015

An Overpass in Boston for Canam-Bridges

An Overpass in Boston for Canam-Bridges

Canam-Bridges will fabricate steel components for the replacement of the Commonwealth Avenue overpass that spans Interstate 90 in Boston. Once completed, the new structure will have a greater capacity. The contract to fabricate 1,950 tons of steel components for the 450-ft. (137 m) overpass is for Walsh Construction, a long-time…

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August 24, 2015

Canam-Bridges Confirms its Participation in the New Champlain Bridge Corridor Project

Canam-Bridges Confirms its Participation in the New Champlain Bridge Corridor Project

(SAINT-GEORGES, QC) – Canam-Bridges, a division of Canam Group Inc. (TSX: CAM), today announced that it has signed a $225M contract with Signature on the St. Lawrence Construction G.P. to supply the steel superstructure for the approaches of the new Champlain Bridge. The contract also includes the fabrication of…

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August 17, 2015

2015 New York City Bridge Conference: Canam-Bridges to Give a Technical Presentation

2015 New York City Bridge Conference: Canam-Bridges to Give a Technical Presentation

The Bridge Engineering Association will hold the 8th edition of the New York City Bridge Conference on August 24-25, 2015 in Manhattan, NYC. During this event, Canam-Bridges engineering intern and master’s degree candidate Maxime Ampleman will deliver a presentation entitled Slip and Creep Performance for Metallized Connection Faying…

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August 13, 2015

Canam Group Acquires Dessin Cadmax

Canam Group Acquires Dessin Cadmax

On August 1, 2015, Canam Group acquired Dessin Cadmax, a company that specializes in detailing steel structures of various types and sizes. In addition to its knowhow in producing shop drawings, Dessin Cadmax’s talented team also has a high-level expertise in building information modeling (BIM) and business process management. This…

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August 10, 2015

Goodco Z-Tech Lands Another Major Project in Quebec City

Goodco Z-Tech Lands Another Major Project in Quebec City

Goodco Z-Tech was recently awarded a contract by EBC Inc. to supply structural bearings and expansion joints for the reconstruction of two overpasses on Highway 40 that both span Highway 73 in Quebec City, Quebec. Source: www.lapresse.ca/le-soleil The following products will be fabricated at the Canam Group plant…

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August 3, 2015

Canam-Bridges to Participate in the Reconstruction of the Robert F. Kennedy Bridge in New York City

Canam-Bridges to Participate in the Reconstruction of the Robert F. Kennedy Bridge in New York City

Canam-Bridges recently concluded an agreement with a joint venture formed by El Sol Contracting & Construction Corporation and El Sol Limited Enterprises to supply 7,900 tons of steel components for the reconstruction of the structure that will support the toll plaza at the Bronx entrance of the Robert F. Kennedy…

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July 16, 2015

Project Follow-up: Whittier Bridge

Project Follow-up: Whittier Bridge

Here is a video of the construction of the Whittier Bridge over the Merrimack River in Massachusetts in the scope of the Whittier Bridge/I-95 Improvement Project. Canam-Bridges will supply 10,000 tons of steel components for this arch bridge which is a design-build project. The opening of the bridge is scheduled…

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July 13, 2015

Project Follow-up: Des Allumettes Bridge

Project Follow-up: Des Allumettes Bridge

Here is a video filmed in spring 2015 during the construction of the Des Allumettes Bridge that crosses the main channel of the Ottawa River just south-east of Pembroke, Ontario to the Allumettes Island in Quebec. The project includes 22 box girders and the heaviest girder weighs 91 tons.  

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July 6, 2015

The CSCE Honors Canam-Bridges Intern Maxime Ampleman

The CSCE Honors Canam-Bridges Intern Maxime Ampleman

The Canadian Society for Civil Engineering (CSCE) recently presented Canam-Bridges engineering intern and master’s degree candidate Maxime Ampleman with an award for his article entitled Long-Term Slip Resistance of Metallized Faying Surfaces used with High Strength Bolted Connections, which he presented at the 2015 CSCE Annual Conference…

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