Western's History

Since our founding in 1948, we’ve transformed from a small company into a major player in BC’s shipping industry. Read about how our story began, the individuals who enabled our success and our many achievements over the past 70 years, . Take a journey through our rich history:


Sep 8, 2016, 14:45 PM
Western Stevedoring started as McKay Stevedoring and Contracting Company.  The first contract was to load lumber onto the ‘S.S. Bell’ at Port Alberni, BC over 6 decades ago