Professional stevedoring in ports across the West Coast —
thinking globally, active locally…that’s what we do.
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Western Stevedoring provides the labour, direction and management responsible for handling much of the cargo imported and exported through BC ports. We also manage terminal operations on behalf of the local harbour authority and provide various shipping and transportation-based support services.
Our business was built and still stands on a foundation of exceptional service, integrity and respect—for our clients, colleagues and communities.
We continually invest in our people and our operations. We focus on safety performance, environmental protection and customer service. We are always looking for opportunities to diversify our services in order to provide added value to our customers.
Our customers around the world rely on us when there's a tough job, a tight spot or an urgent deadline because we deliver the goods on demand, on time and on budget.