After over 60 years, our track record of consulting and executing projects throughout Western Canada has made us the most established forest consulting firm operating in Western Canada.

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Strategic Planning

Years of experience in the field and participating in a myriad of development projects has equipped us with the framework to effectively navigate almost any natural resource challenge.

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A dedicated staff of engineers, surveyors and design technicians specialize in road and bridge design and construction supervision.

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We offer our clients turnkey software products that empower organizations to assess the quantity and value of their forest assets.

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“Measure twice, cut once.” That concept applies equally to resource management as it does carpentry. For us, tactical precision is enhanced through our expert GIS team.

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Ness Lake Forest Nursery

Located approximately 25 kilometres northwest of Prince George the nursery produces reliable, high-yield forest seedlings to pre-defined specifications for reforestation.

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Welcome to IFS

Industrial Forestry Service Ltd. (IFS) is one of the largest natural resource consulting firms operating in British Columbia for the forestry, bioenergy, oil & gas, and mining sectors.

For 60 years we have covered the full range of natural resource disciplines and now have three offices in place integrating our expertise in each of our markets and promoting the diversity of our teams.

For 30 years we have been involved with the production of container-grown forest seedlings. Centered in Prince George, BC we have the capacity to grow more than 20 million seedlings annually.

Our professional and technical staff strive to maintain high standards of excellence when meeting our clients’ needs. We do so while diligently providing a safe, productive and enjoyable work environment for our staff.

We are continually taking on new projects geared to dealing with issues on the land base and in the forest. The result is the creation of a dynamic and diverse working environment. Featured below are some of the specific services we can help you with, as well as a showcase of recent projects that we are proud to have been a part of.

Featured Projects

Serving The British Columbia Forestry Industry
Since 1952
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