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HONCO SPECIALIZES IN REMOTE LOCATIONS

HONCO SPECIALIZES IN REMOTE LOCATIONS

A truism of construction is the more remote your building project is, the costlier it will be, with transportation, manpower availability, and other factors adding to the expense. Honco buildings are world famous for their resiliency and attractive architectural capabilities, but strictly from a dollar and cents viewpoint the company has structured its operations as … Continued

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Honco building design flexibility

Honco building design flexibility

  Large commercial and industrial buildings may serve a single purpose, such as a sports facility or manufacturing plant; but the needs of each building project are unique – and therefore it’s crucial to provide developers with as wide a range as possible of design options.   Honco Steel Buildings offers the best of both … Continued

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Honco flexibility in all its aspects

Honco flexibility in all its aspects

Large commercial and industrial buildings may serve a single purpose, such as a sports facility or manufacturing plant; but the needs of each building project are unique – and therefore it’s crucial to provide developers with as wide a range as possible of design options. Honco Steel Buildings offers the best of both worlds: the … Continued

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The Centre Récréatif Desjardins: a Showpiece for Saint-Prosper

The Centre Récréatif Desjardins: a Showpiece for Saint-Prosper

With the oldest arena in the Beauce region, the municipality of Saint-Prosper decided a few years ago to have a new sports and community facility built. On September 7, 2019, the first skates will hit the ice at the Centre Récréatif Desjardins, a building built by the firm Honco Buildings at a cost of $8.5M. … Continued

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Lortie Aviation and Honco: Continued Collaboration Through the Years

Lortie Aviation and Honco: Continued Collaboration Through the Years

  Lortie Aviation and Honco Buildings have been business partners for several years. André Lortie, the president of the company, based in Sainte-Catherine-de-la-Jacques-Cartier, was happy to talk about his association with Honco.   A long history of collaboration To start, Lortie reminded us that his collaboration with Honco Buildings is nothing new. In fact, it dates back … Continued

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The 5 most impressive mining achievements of Honco

The 5 most impressive mining achievements of Honco

Honco is recognized in the mining sector for the realization of various projects. Whether on extraction and processing sites for metals and ores, in the oil sector or on hydroelectric sites, the challenges are varied in this area. Below, discover the 5 most impressive mining achievements of Honco Buildings.   1. Agnico Eagle Mines The … Continued

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What is a design-build project?

What is a design-build project?

If one thing unifies the real estate development industry, it’s that construction costs are constantly rising, and therefore developers – whether they are government or in the private sector – must try to get the most out of every dollar spent.   That’s why the design-build construction delivery method is worth considering. Unlike traditional design-bid-build … Continued

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The Centre Multisport Desjardins: a Building Appreciated by Everyone

The Centre Multisport Desjardins: a Building Appreciated by Everyone

Some people claim that the number 13 is synonymous with bad luck. In the case of the Municipality of Étang-du Nord on the Magdalen Islands, this number represents the completion of a project that had been anticipated for 13 years: the construction of a new sports complex. The dream finally became a reality in October … Continued

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HOW HONCO BUILDINGS ADAPT TO EXTREME WEATHER

HOW HONCO BUILDINGS ADAPT TO EXTREME WEATHER

It has been said that for many countries, future economic prosperity lies in the north. But for Canada, Russia, and other nations, this means buildings must be developed to withstand extreme cold and operate efficiently in order to offset high utility costs. And that’s why Honco is regarded as the metal building manufacturer of choice. … Continued

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