Connection Details Updated for Canam Joists
November 7, 2017
In order to meet customers’ expectations, Canam-Buildings, a subsidiary of Canam Group, recently enhanced and updated the document entitled Standard Connection Details, which can be downloaded in PDF or DWG format.
This document which presents a variety of joist and joist girder connections was completely redesigned. Some issues that raised questions were clarified, precautionary methods were integrated and new types of connections were added.
The use of joist and girder connection details, as described by Canam-Buildings, is highly recommended for several reasons including the minimization of the risk of error.
Connection details presented in this document meet Canadian standards.