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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…

Advanced Research in Timber Systems (ARTS)
News Posted On Apr 03, 2019

Advanced Research in Timber Systems (ARTS)

We recently had the privilege of meeting a group of students from the Advanced Research in Timber Systems program (University of Alberta).  Beam Craft is excited to know that such…

Western Archrib Tour
News Posted On Mar 28, 2019

Western Archrib Tour

The Beam Craft Team took advantage of having one of the leading mass timber producers in North America right here in our hometown by touring the production plant in Edmonton!!  These…

Heritage LRT
News Posted On Mar 07, 2019

Heritage LRT

All the cross laminated timber (CLT) panels have been installed at the new Heritage Valley LRT Station.  This Dialog design uses a combination of structural steel and CLT panels…