Category Archives: Projects

June 14, 2016

Île-des-Sœurs Bridge: First Girders Delivered!

Île-des-Sœurs Bridge: First Girders Delivered!

Canam-Bridges delivered its first girders for the Île-des-Sœurs Bridge in the scope of the new Champlain Bridge project in Montreal, Quebec. A total of 160 girders will be fabricated at the Canam Group plant located in Quebec City, QC and delivered for the Île-des-Sœurs Bridge. Erection will start at the beginning of August 2016. Photo: INFC                               Photo: INFC

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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 category for its participation in the PJC Head Office and Distribution Center project in Varennes, Quebec. In addition to housing administrative offices and…

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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 was carried out at the Canam Group plant in New Hampshire between March and August 2015 while deliveries took place in August and September.…

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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 partner of Canam-Bridges, and is being carried out as a design-build project. The components will be fabricated, painted and metallized at the Canam

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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 steel components for the new Île-des-Sœurs Bridge but excludes the cable-stayed section of the new Champlain Bridge. In monetary terms, this is the largest contract…

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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 in Laval, Quebec: 36 laminated bearings, certain components for 18 seismic isolators, 9 temporary bearings and 356 ft. (108.6 m) of Series 1000 HSS-type expansion…

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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 Bridge in New York City. Source: www.mta.info Canam-Bridges will supply the components to replace the deck as well as those required for the replacement and widening of…

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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 for 2016. View the project file Project website

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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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April 4, 2015

Project Follow-up: Sir Ambrose Shea Bridge

Project Follow-up: Sir Ambrose Shea Bridge

The replacement of the Sir Ambrose Shea Bridge in Placentia, located in the province of Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, is underway. Canam-Bridges fabricated 1,100 tons of various steel components for this new vertical lift bridge, including the approaches. View the project file

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