Cintec North America Announces Restoration And Anchoring Work On Massey Hall, Famed Canadian Concert Venue

North American firm helps complete restoration of historic Toronto building

August 20, 2019 -- Cintec North America announces its reinforcement anchors offer stability and support during the revitalization of Canada’s most renowned concert venue, Massey Hall.

As Massey Hall marks its 125th anniversary, a century and a quarter of Canadian history has been stripped bare to be massively restored, not only to recapture the hall’s original sound, but to make sure it will serve audiences for generations to come. This restoration project is proudly supported by Cintec's anchors.

Cintec™ reinforcement anchors can stabilize and strengthen an unreinforced masonry structure without the need for external and internal steel bracing, making them ideal for historical buildings, masonry bridges, monument repair, high rise buildings, retaining walls and harbor walls. Cintec™ reinforcement anchors also withstand freeze-thaw cycles without shrinkage or loss of strength, limiting the threat of Toronto, Ontario weather to the historic structure.

The Cintec™ system comprises a steel section in a mesh fabric sleeve, into which a specially developed cementitious grout is injected under low pressure to create both a mechanical and cementitious bond. A simple, easy-to-use system with fast installation and minimal cleanup, the specific reinforcement and anchoring system used for Massey Hall is custom-designed for the project, as are all Cintec projects.

For more information about Cintec™ reinforcement anchors, visit  cintec.com/reinforcement-anchoring/. For more information about the Massey Hall revitalization, which was recently featured on  CBC’s The National program, visit  www.masseyhall.com/revitalization/.

About CINTEC

CINTEC North America is a world leader in the field of structural masonry retrofit strengthening, repair, and preservation. The principal activity of the company is the design and manufacture of the CINTEC Reinforcing and Anchoring Systems, a micro cement anchoring and reinforcing technique. CINTEC offers complete structural analysis and design services, turnkey solutions, as well as masonry repair and reinforcement anchors used for blast protection, seismic reinforcement, historic preservation and overall building strengthening. CINTEC has worked on projects around the world including the Egyptian Pyramids, Windsor Castle, Buckingham Palace, Statue of Liberty, the Library of Parliament in Canada and the White House complex.

CINTEC of Hunt Valley, MD and Ottawa Canada, have associated offices in Newport, Wales, UK ; Newcastle, Australia; and India.



Contact:

Judi Handel
McNeil, Gray & Rice
(617) 367-0100, ext. 122
Email Contact




Review Article Be the first to review this article
Latest Blog Posts
Alex Carrick, Chief Economist at ConstructConnectThe AEC Lens
by Alex Carrick, Chief Economist at ConstructConnect
U.S. Strong Jobs Growth in July Underlines Fed’s Erratic Interest Rate Move
Andrew WattsAECCafe Guest Blog
by Andrew Watts
Digital Pattern Books Disrupt Construction Industry
Jobs
Sr. Construction Inspector for Huitt-Zollars, Inc at Fort Worth, Texas
Architect/Project Manager for Purple Cherry Architects at Annapolis, Maryland
Sr. Project Manager for ZYSCOVICH ARCHITECTS at New York, New York
STAFF ARCHITECT for Berridge Manufacturing Company at San Antonio, Texas
Sr. Product Design Engineer for Clarus at Fort Worth, Texas
Construction Management for Huitt-Zollars, Inc at Fort Worth, Texas
Upcoming Events
Measurement, Visualisation and Processing in BIM for Design and Construction Management 2019 at Czech Technical University in Prague, Faculty of Civil Engineering Prague Czech Republic - Sep 24 - 25, 2019
The American Society of Architectural Illustrators (ASAI) at Kimpton Everly Hotel Hollywood CA - Oct 3 - 5, 2019
CONSTRUCT AEC Education & Expo - 2019 at Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center National Harbor MD - Oct 9 - 11, 2019
Getting to Zero National Forum 2019 at Oakland Marriott Oakland CA - Oct 9 - 11, 2019
Kenesto: 30 day trial
Bentley:
CADalog.com - Countless CAD add-ons, plug-ins and more.



Internet Business Systems © 2019 Internet Business Systems, Inc.
25 North 14th Steet, Suite 710, San Jose, CA 95112
+1 (408) 882-6554 — Contact Us, or visit our other sites:
TechJobsCafe - Technical Jobs and Resumes EDACafe - Electronic Design Automation GISCafe - Geographical Information Services  MCADCafe - Mechanical Design and Engineering ShareCG - Share Computer Graphic (CG) Animation, 3D Art and 3D Models
  Privacy PolicyAdvertise