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Mass Timber Projects on the go for 2021
News Posted On Mar 19, 2021

Mass Timber Projects on the go for 2021

2021 is an exciting year for Beam Craft and its team as we continue to build unique and diverse mass timber and heavy timber projects within Alberta, British Columbia and Saskatchewan.…

Sobey’s Legacy
News Posted On Mar 01, 2021

Sobey’s Legacy

These free standing timber and steel features required careful attention to the connection design and engineering.  ...

Hudson’s Pub Edmonton
News Posted On Mar 01, 2021

Hudson’s Pub Edmonton

It is that time of year again when Beam Craft arrives on Whyte Avenue in Edmonton to set up the seasonal patio pergola at Hudson’s.  Make sure to schedule a date to have lunch outside!…

New School at Quesnel, B.C.
News Posted On Mar 01, 2021

New School at Quesnel, B.C.

The Beam Craft team is pleased to be working with Jencol Construction again on this brand new school and we look forward to hearing how the community enjoys the space in the years…

Twisted Plane Geometry in Heavy Timber
News Posted On Feb 26, 2021

Twisted Plane Geometry in Heavy Timber

Beam Craft worked hard on detailing the outdoor heavy timber pergola designed by Gibbs Gage for a restaurant tenant at the nearly completed Royop Shopping Commons in South Calgary,…

Kebony Benches at Epic 103 Street, Edmonton
News Posted On Jul 01, 2020

Kebony Benches at Epic 103 Street, Edmonton

Beam Craft recently completed some feature benches at the newly renovated Epic Building on 103 street in Edmonton. The benches tops were constructed using Kebony wood, which has a…

Fast Cars!
News Posted On Jun 01, 2020

Fast Cars!

Beam Craft was working on a very unique project this summer - our first race track.  Could be our one and only.  West Edmonton Mall hired us along with many other local trades people…

Heavy Timber Pergola at Hudson's on Whyte Patio
News Posted On May 12, 2020

Heavy Timber Pergola at Hudson's on Whyte Patio

After 2 months of restaurants being closed due to Covid-19, there is a buzz on Whyte Avenue in Edmonton.  Several popular eateries are cleaning and transforming their spaces to be…

Timber Fencing and Paddocks
News Posted On Apr 01, 2020

Timber Fencing and Paddocks

This spring, we were back at the Edmonton Valley Zoo to complete the rough timber paddock fences and gates.  A big thanks to local shop, Gratz Manufacturing, for fabricating the custom…

Ipe Wood benches at Glenora West Block, Edmonton
News Posted On Apr 01, 2020

Ipe Wood benches at Glenora West Block, Edmonton

Last November, Beam Craft supplied and installed custom steel brackets and exotic Ipe hardwood planks to complete the outdoor bench seating area at the Glenora West Block project.…

Westbrook School, Rocky View County
News Posted On Feb 03, 2020

Westbrook School, Rocky View County

Gymnasium beams have been successfully installed at the new west school in Rocky View County.  Beam Craft mass timber installers are pleased to be included on the Maple Reinders (Calgary)…

National Building Code: 2020 Update
News Posted On Feb 03, 2020

National Building Code: 2020 Update

Alberta adopts 2020 National Building Code updates to include structures up to 12 storeys in structural wood or "mass timber".  With our previous experience on the Brock Commons (18…

Frog Lake First Nations School Addition
News Posted On Feb 03, 2020

Frog Lake First Nations School Addition

Our mass timber install team is preparing to receive and assemble the mass timber structural system for the new addition on the Frog Lake First Nations School.  We are pleased to…

Fort Edmonton Park - CLT Panel Install
News Posted On Dec 11, 2019

Fort Edmonton Park - CLT Panel Install

Big things are happening at Fort Edmonton Park and Beam Craft is excited to be a part of the Clark Builder's Team working on the new front entrance building to this frequently visited…

Mass Timber Bleacher Stairs
News Posted On Dec 09, 2019

Mass Timber Bleacher Stairs

Bleacher stairs in public gathering spaces have become very popular over the past few years.  Beam Craft has brought our expertise and experience to several of those designs.  Currently,…

Log Playground
News Posted On Oct 01, 2019

Log Playground

Some of our team members were given the chance to display their log building skills at the Edmonton Valley Zoo.  The Children's Climber is a simple playground feature situated next…