LAVAL, QC, March 1, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - During the Gala of the 29th Edition of the DOMUS competition on Saturday February 18th 2012 at the Centre Mont-Royal in Montréal, the Association provinciale des constructeurs d'habitations du Québec Montréal métropolitain (APCHQ) awarded a DOMUS prize, in the over $260 000 and less than $500 000 Single family dwelling construction category, to Gestion Rockethammer Inc., managed by Simon Gervais-Boyer and Yannick Poisson-Michel, BONE Structure Authorized Dealers, for their BONE Structure house located in Île-Perrot.
Under the co-chairmanship of Ms. Louise Desautels, vice-president regional, East of Montreal of the Fédération des Caisses Desjardins and of Mr. Jean Cartier, principal director of Gaz Metro, the DOMUS Gala honours professional builders who possess notable qualities of business leaders, innovators and quality project developers. This coveted award represents the symbol of know-how among enterprises working in the construction, residential and renovation industry of the greater Montreal Metropolitan area.
Well established in the construction community, Gestion Rockethammer always seeks to innovate by remaining open to new products and new avenues in the residential construction sector. «This system prevents the waste of time and materials. There is no cutting of steel on site. The light steel structure allows for the building of perennial houses and its thermal envelope provides an unequaled energy saving for the owners, says Mr. Boyer, it's a true revolution in the residential construction sector».
«We are proud of the success of Mr. Gervais-Boyer and Mr. Poisson-Michel, says Mr. Bovet, president of BONE Structure who was present at the awards gala, and of all the BONE Structure dealers who offer a unique client experience to the consumer. Our network of dealers continues to grow in Quebec and Canada. Soon, BONE Structure houses will be built everywhere around the country».
The BONE Structure light steel construction technology is assembled as easily as a Meccano® Erector set using only one tool. It consists of a frame of light recycled steel with a clear span of 25 feet without load-bearing walls, which allows for open spaces and a range of evolving interior and exterior design possibilities. Other features include generously sized doors and windows, architectural staircases and a building envelope with several choices of high-quality exterior coverings. This envelope is further optimized by ultra-performing insulation that provides eco-energy savings exceeding today's standards. The innovative BONE Structure concept truly revolutionizes traditional building methods.
About BONE Structure
Founded in 2005, BONE Structure specializes in the conception, development and commercialisation of new technologies for the residential construction sector. It employs thirty professionals, architects, architectural technologists, urban planners and engineers to create an integrated expertise and offer an unparalleled client experience. The company also collaborates with external architectural firms. BONE Structure possesses a network of authorized BONE Structure dealers composed of general and specialized contractors, project managers, developers and promoters who service Quebec and Canada and who share our company values of respect, transparency, loyalty and security. BONE Structure is a member of the APCHQ, ACQ and of the NAHB.
Image with caption: "From left to right, Marc A. Bovet, President of BONE Structure, Simon Gervais-Boyer and Yannick Michel-Poisson, BONE Structure Authorized Dealers. (CNW Group/BONE STRUCTURE)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20120301_C9083_PHOTO_EN_10673.jpg
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