Category Archives: logging

Oriente Shine

Oriente Shine at the Nanaimo Assembly Wharf, loading logs destined for China Related Posts:Dream IslandSun RubyKey WestShow and Shine

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Vanishing Vancouver Island

Although this is a nice shot of a Helijet Sikorski S-76A transitioning into a ground effect hover at the Nanaimo flight centre, what you can’t see is actually the focus of the image. The Western Forest Products’ sawmill buildings and … Continue reading

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Port Alberni – the mill

One of the pulp mill buildings in Port Alberni Related Posts:Port Alberni – Catalyst PaperAlberni Pacific – McLean MillAlberni Pacific train yardsMcLean Mill National Historic Site

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A log barge

A log barge loading across the Alberni Inlet from Port Alberni Related Posts:Alberni Inlet – slow and fastPort Alberni – trains and mountainsInlet Charger ex SealaneAlberni Pacific – Live steam

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Black and white – logging

There are parts of logging operations that the public is not meant to see, namely the aftermath of falling the trees and then hauling them out of the timber lands. There’s also the roads and bridges that need to be … Continue reading

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Englewood Railway of Western Forest Products

The Englewood Railway of Western Forest Products transported logs by train for 100 years on northern Vancouver Island. The line was shut down November 7, 2017 after three workers died and two were injured when a train hit a maintenance … Continue reading

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Beaver Cove dozer boats

Dozer boats at the Western Forest Products Englewood Logging Division Related Posts:Beaver Cove Dryland SortBeaver Cove Dryland SortEnglewood RailwayWoss – a logging truck

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Beaver Cove Dryland Sort

A Kobelco log grappler/loader at the Beaver Cove Dryland Sort – Western Forest Products Englewood Logging Division Related Posts:Beaver Cove Dryland SortBeaver Cove dozer boatsEnglewood RailwayWoss –

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Beaver Cove Dryland Sort

Beaver Cove Dryland Sort – Western Forest Products Englewood Logging Division Related Posts:Beaver Cove Dryland SortBeaver Cove dozer boatsEnglewood RailwayWoss – a logging truck

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Jordan River – booming grounds

Dozer boats at the Queesto Community Forest booming grounds at Jordan River Related Posts:Jordan River Surf ShackJordan River wavesMiss JordanChina Beach waves

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