Who We Are

Meridian Forest Services Ltd (Meridian) is a progressive and innovative forest management company that specializes in multiphase forestry engineering providing services to customers that include industry, first nations, private landowners, and government.

Meridian Forest Services was established in 2007.  We strive to provide a safe working environment for our employees while providing efficient and complete high quality products for our clients.

Meridian Forest Services Ltd is committed to providing even flow forest consulting services to our clients to ensure projects are completed on schedule. Meridian’s principle owners have a combined forestry experience in excess of 50 years. Together we are able to provide substantial experience in forest and business management, forest and environmental planning and silviculture. We believe that having our principles directly involved in the field and office management of projects that we are able to ensure high quality products are produced and timelines are met as well as ensuring our professional reputations are maintained for our clients. We believe this structure is an advantage to our organization as well as our clients as we will be personally following each job through till completion.

We provide engineering experience in conventional ground based and cable as well as helicopter and single stem harvest systems within all types of silviculture systems, such as Variable Retention.

For those clients that operate within the urban interface, Meridian has considerable experience working with the public and associated agencies that may be impacted by harvest operations such as: BC Hydro, Ministry of Highways, Regional and District Utilities, Shaw Cable, Terasen Gas. We ensure all applications are approved prior to the start of harvest operations.

Recent Projects

  • TimberWest - Engineering (East Coast Vancouver Island)
  • Huu-ay-aht First Nation - Community Forest and First Nation Woodlands Tenure Engineering
  • Western Forest Products - Engineering (Port Alberni, Gold River, Mainland Coast)
  • Island Timberlands - Engineering
  • Hancock Forest Management - Engineering
  • Alberni Community Forest - Engineering
  • BC Timber Sales - Strait of Georgia, Port Alberni Field Team - Engineering