WESTERN CONTRIBUTES $10,000 TO TEAAM FOR REMOTE RESCUE

Western is supporting TEAAM Aeromedical with $10,000 as part of our ongoing commitment to contributing to vibrant, heathy communities.

TEAAM (Technical Evacuation Advanced Aero Medical) is a not for profit society and recently opened its fourth base in Campbell River. TEAAM president and co-founder Miles Randall says Western’s donation will help purchase a Human External Transport System (HETS) kit. The system allows rescue crews to be about 150 feet (46 metres) to 200 feet (61 metres) under a helicopter, provide medical assistance, and safely lift a patient out of the area.

COMMUNITY NEWS

September 12, 2022

Western Contributes $10,000 to TEAAM for Remote Rescue

Western today presented a $10,000 cheque to TEAAM as part of our ongoing commitment to contributing to vibrant, heathy communities.

TEAAM (Technical Evacuation Advanced Aero Medical) is a not for profit society dedicated to providing leading edge medical care in remote, difficult to access locations through its membership-based program. The organization relies on donations to operate and recently opened its fourth base in Campbell River.

July 7, 2022

Bridging Agreement between Quatsino First Nation and Western Forest Products Represents a Meaningful Step Towards Reconciliation and Rights Recognition on North Island

Quatsino First Nation (Quatsino or the Nation) and Western Forest Products Inc. (Western) have entered into an agreement that provides for a joint vision and approach to share opportunities related to forest resources in unceded Quatsino traditional territory. This agreement allows for a “bridging period” of increased stability for forestry workers and North Island communities as Quatsino, Western and the Province continue to pursue longer term reconciliation arrangements that respect and recognize Quatsino’s rights within its territory, and provide for North Island economic stability.

July 6, 2022

Western Forest Products Continues to Demonstrate its Commitment to Value-added Manufacturing with $29 Million Investment Towards B.C. Operations

The investments are part of the Company’s ongoing commitment to support value-added manufacturing on the B.C. Coast and grow its value-added wood products business, all while continuing to improve Western’s long-term competitiveness.

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