Speakers from Canam Group at the CISC 8th Annual Steel Workshop
October 20, 2016
On October 25, three of Canam Group’s employees will give mini-lectures in a “Speed Meeting” style during the CISC 8th Annual Steel Workshop held in Quebec City. Their fifteen-minute-long presentations will be delivered to about 10 people at a time.
Laurence Ferland-Brissette, Eng., Structural Engineer, will present various less-known products and novelties of Canam-Buildings. She will focus on the innovative aspects of some products along with a few projects examples for each of them.
Parinaz Pakniat, M.A.Sc., P.Eng., Chief Engineer and Émilie Hudon, Ph.D, P.Eng., Conception Engineer for Goodco Z-Tech, a product of Canam-Bridges, will present a lecture titled: “Special Applications of Bearings” about the new Mercedes-Benz Stadium, in Atlanta. This presentation will get into the challenges faced during the conception of 43 pot bearings, the biggest of which could transfer a load of more than 40,000 kN.