Welding Steel Before and After Galvanizing (Best Practices & Recommendations)

July 9, 2024

It is key to reiterate some of the key considerations for the proper preparation and the importance of adherence to guidelines, which are essential for the successful welding of pre or post galvanized steel. These include the proper welding practices for before or after galvanizing, and how they play a significant role in eliminating distortion and ways welded surfaces can be re-galvanized.

Corbec at the OSSFA AGM and Meeting of Ontario Fabricators and Suppliers

June 19, 2024

Corbec at the OSSFA (Ontario Structural Steel Fabricators Association) AGM and meeting of Ontario fabricators and suppliers.

Corbec at the Canweld Conference 2024

June 12, 2024

This years CWB Group Canweld conference is well-attended and well organized.

The Corbec team at the Canadian Society for Civil Engineering / La Société canadienne de génie civil

June 7, 2024

Our goal is to share knowledge and information. Our clients are partners and are important to us; the successful delivery of their projects is our objective; our expertise and service are our strengths to support them to Galvanize Better.

The Corbec Team at the Ontario Association of Architects Conference

May 22, 2024

It was an excellent opportunity to have discussions with Architects about the advantages of galvanizing.

Galvanized Steel - Advantages to Achieving a Design with the Lowest Carbon Footprint

May 15, 2024

This presentation will discuss how the structural impacts are positively affected by using galvanized steel and must be an important part of the Carbon in construction and an overview will be provided of the design applications and solutions that can reduce the global warming potential. Whether it is for transport systems, bridges, reinforcing rebars, infrastructure, housing, etc., galvanizing is an essential solution to meet and exceed design and lifespan expectations and contribute to sustainable design choices.‍

Corbec at the Canadian Institute of Steel Construction (CISC) Spring Steel Conference!

May 15, 2024

Corbec at the various Committee meetings at the Canadian Institute of Steel Construction (CISC) Spring conference-Hellen Christodoulou is a member of the National Steel Building Committee, the new chair of the steel bridge committee and the Vice-chair of the Sustainability Committee.

REM Light Rail- Phase I, Receives the Highest Honor

May 14, 2024

The REM Light Rail- Phase (I) project recently won 2 major distinctions. The project received the highest honor, as the 2024 AGA (American Galvanizers Association) Award for the “Most Distinguished Project”. In addition, it was the winning project in the “Engineering” Category and the recipient of an Award of Excellence in Steel Construction conferred by the CISC (The Canadian Institute of Steel Construction).

Corbec at the 2024 CSCE Canadian National Steel Bridge Competition

May 10, 2024

Congratulations to the University of Laval team, the top winner of the 2024 Canadian National Steel Bridge competition (CNSBC)! Also, congratulations to all the teams for winning other prizes and for your participation!

CISC Awards of Excellence

April 23, 2024

The Corbec team, Hellen Christodoulou, ing, BCL., LLB, MBA Mathieu Fleury and Nicolas Tremblay at the CISC Awards of Excellence.

Canadian Farm Builders Association

April 23, 2024

The Corbec team, Hellen Christodoulou, ing, BCL, LLB, Marc Burrows and Jonathan Moreno at the Canadian Farm Builders Association (CFBA) conference.

The Corbec Team at the BuildGreen Atlantic Conference!

March 27, 2024

Hellen Christodoulou, ing, BCL., LLB, MBA took the stage to discuss understanding EPD’s.

Corbec Meets Clients

March 26, 2024

The Corbec team took the opportunity to meet and discuss with our clients.

A Very Productive Meeting at the OSSFA

March 8, 2024

The Corbec team was at the OSSFA.

Galvanize Better: The Ultimate Solution for Structural Integrity and Longevity

March 7, 2024

For effective and efficient construction and infrastructure development, protecting metal structures against corrosion is paramount. That's where Corbec Inc. steps in as the leading hot-dip galvanizer in Canada, setting the standard for quality, innovation, and sustainability.

Corbec at CISC Meeting

March 2, 2024

The Corbec team was at the CISC meeting at Monte Sainte-Anne

Launch of the New Conseil des Infrastructures | Infrastructure Council Council 2024

January 26, 2024

Corbec is a new member of the Infrastructure Council.

Corbec at the 80th ACRGTQ Convention

January 25, 2024

Mathieu Fleury & Nicolas Tremblay, Territory Account Managers at the 80th Annual convention of the Quebec Association of Road builders and Major Works (ACRGTQ)

12 Reasons to Use Hot Dip Galvanized Reinforcing Steel

January 17, 2024

1. Galvanized reinforcing steel is passivated in wet concrete by the formation of an adherent film of calcium hydroxy zincate. In forming this film, the bond strength between the galvanized reinforcing steel and concrete is increased.

Webinar: You Need to Hot-Dip Galvanize Your Steel! Fabricators – Designers & Specifiers

January 10, 2024

Corbec is excited to announce the first in a series of free online webinars. Hot-dip galvanizing offers the best corrosion protection for your steel, whatever its shape or size: maintenance-free for decades and with one of the lowest carbon footprint.

Corbec’s Electronic Newsletter - Starting on January 2024

November 28, 2023

As of January 2024, CORBEC will be diffusing electronically a Newsletter with key technical information, Case Studies, and news updates.

A Very Successful Reunion. Corbec’s Hard-Working Team Is Very Much Appreciated!

November 24, 2023

Corbec's annual reunion of corporate staff was an opportunity to share the corporate strategies, direction, goals, and objectives, to be inspired by one another; a nice occasion to meet and spend some valuable time together.

The Corbec Team Attended the CPCI (Canadian Precast Prestressed Concrete Institute) Convention in Toronto

November 6, 2023

It was an opportunity to have very informative discussions and exchange with members about the advantages, the durability, and the versatility of using galvanized rebars. Galvanization provides the ultimate sustainable and low carbon foot print solution at a fraction of the cost!

Corbec Congratulates AGF for Their 75 Years of Service to Their Clients

November 2, 2023

A wonderful event was organized to celebrate their history, achievements, and future successes. On behalf of Corbec, a plaque was presented to commemorate their 75th anniversary. We are proud to count ourselves among your partners.

Corbec at the 2023 Grand Forum

October 25, 2023

The relevance and quality of the sessions were very impressive. The program was designed to give participants plenty of opportunity for exchange, reflection, and networking.

The First Tech Tour at the Hamilton Facility

October 16, 2023

The Corbec team extended a warm “Thank You” to all the steel Fabricators, participants from the Ontario Ministry of Transportation and Consultants from various Engineering Firms for attending the 1st technical tour of Corbec’s state-of-the-art Galvanizing Facility in Hamilton. It was a successful tour and a networking cocktail that followed.

Corbec at the OSSFA – Ontario Structural Steel Fabricators Association AGM

October 13, 2023

The Corbec team attended the very productive OSSFA, AGM. It was an opportunity for informative exchange with Fabricator members and the pursuit of collaborative initiatives. Corbec, as supplier member, was pleased to support and be one of the sponsors of this event, as they have done with other events that support and strengthen the industry.

Corbec – Steel Sponsors, Baseball Game-Night Sponsors, Comedy Night Hosts and Exhibitors at the CISC Canadian Steel Conference

September 28, 2023

The Corbec Team: Hellen Christodoulou, Executive VP - Marc Burrows, VP Sales, and Tim Melingas, Territory Account Manager actively participated as attendees, sponsors, and exhibitors.

Corbec at the Transportation Association of Canada - Technical Meetings

September 24, 2023

The committee is a centre of expertise within TAC and a national forum for information exchange and problem solving related to transportation structures including bridges, overpasses, tunnels, buried structural culverts, overhead sign structures, and retaining walls.

Corbec Congratulates Arup

September 13, 2023

Congratulations to Arup and the team as they celebrate the 10th anniversary of their Montreal office.