Forestry company sets up downtown

NANAIMO – TimberWest is relocating its Nanaimo office to Port Place shopping centre in downtown Nanaimo this spring.

TimberWest is relocating its Nanaimo office to Port Place shopping centre in downtown Nanaimo this spring.

The new location will provide TimberWest’s employees on southern Vancouver Island with a more collaborative and innovative workspace that is scalable and allows room for growth. With this move, TimberWest will be one of the largest private-sector employers in downtown Nanaimo.

TimberWest has made a long-term commitment for the new office space, which is located on the top floor of the recently completed Port Place building. Port Place is located in the heart of downtown Nanaimo’s business community and provides easy access to transportation.

TimberWest recently celebrated its 20th year in sustainable forest land management, and its activities in Nanaimo and coastal B.C. support more than 1,000 jobs.