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BEHLEN wins silver in CSSBI’s photo contest

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BEHLEN placed second in Canadian Sheet Steel Building Institute’s (CSSBI) photo contest in the steel building systems category, with a photo of the company’s Krasnoyark, Russia project.

The building is the largest convex-style frameless steel building in the world. It will house an international-sized soccer field and bleachers.

The picture clearly shows the massive scale of the building, …


BEHLEN sister company opens state-of-the art facility

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At BEHLEN we recently had the opportunity to tour WGI’s new plant in Cambridge, Ontario. The state-of-the-art facility includes an automated system that manufactures material for our sister company, Canada Culvert. The modern technology in the plant will increase productivity, expand WGI’s capacity and show some of the latest innovations available in today’s steel industry.

Innovation is an important part …


Building a Better Brand

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A note from Rosamalia Villamizar, Marketing Manager at BEHLEN

You may have noticed BEHLEN has a new look. We’ve updated our website, started a blog, designed new brochures and more. We hope these changes make us more approachable and showcase our products and exciting new projects. See below for a number of ways we’ve refreshed our image in …


PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola Terminal Project

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Iconic Olympic Buildings Made Possible by Pre-engineered Steel

PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola Terminal Project delivered on Schedule, on Budget

When asked if he would recommend BEHLEN Industries LP (BEHLEN) to others, Colony Buildings (Colony) president, David Thompson, answered quickly, “Absolutely. Except to my competition.”

In fact, Colony may have missed out on the PEAK 2 PEAK gondola terminal project, where …


Steel Buildings – More than Big Box Stores

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Perhaps because of the prevalence of big box stores in our cities across Canada, many people think that choosing a steel building for their new construction project means that their only option is a big, square box. In fact, steel buildings are as versatile as any other building method and are often less expensive to customize whether you’re looking for …


BEHLEN Goes Global

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Reprint: Brandon Sun Business, June 15, 2013? By Charles Tweed

Behlen Industries has come a long way from its early days of building quonsets and grain bins in the area. The company, which got its start manufacturing agricultural buildings in Brandon in 1969, is fabricating the largest convex style steel building in the world.

“This is the largest building we’ve …