DWB Consulting Services Ltd. is a dynamic, multidisciplinary consulting firm specializing in value-added Engineering, Environmental and Forestry services.
DWB Consulting Services Ltd (DWB) is a dynamic, multidisciplinary consulting firm that specializes in offering a full suite of value-added environmental, engineering and forestry services to our clients in Western Canada. Since 1990, DWB has grown from a small family run business to a multi-faceted company with over 200 staff in offices throughout British Columbia. Our core offices are located in Prince George, Fort St. John, Lac La Hache, Chetwynd, and Burns Lake, with field offices throughout the province. DWB remains a 100% employee-owned and operated company.
DWB has established a strong reputation for our ability to develop cost effective solutions to complex environmental, engineering and forestry challenges. Our internal structure focuses on a team environment, with a diverse staff that includes Professional Engineers (PEng), Professional Biologists (RPBio and PBiol), Professional Agrologists (PAg), Forest Professionals (RPF, RFT), and Professionals in Erosion and Sediment Control (CPESC).
We also have a full complementary staff of technologists, technicians and specialists in a variety of disciplines (AScT, RBTech). As such, any project which we accept is considered within the context of our multi-disciplinary team. This approach ensures that solutions are practical, environmentally sound, operationally feasible and economical.
DWB Consulting Services Ltd. was named after our founder and president, Dave W. Bedford (“DWB”), as a forestry consulting firm in 1990. It was founded on three core tenets: integrity, service and community. Our corporate culture symbolizes the unique personality of DWB and expresses the core values, ethics, behaviours, and beliefs that we hold. Our corporate culture and values are a vital reason of DWB’s past success and integral to our future success as a company. The culture is the ‘secret sauce’ that makes DWB the prosperous company it is today. Our values are centered around:
- Integrity: the quality of being honest and having strong moral principles which are consistently applied by owners, managers and employees in all aspects of business and our personal lives.
- Service: the action of doing work for others by providing exceptional service with the goal of exceeding expectations to one another, our business associates and our clients.
- Community: DWB as a corporate entity sharing common attitudes, interests and goals through a strong, positive corporate culture of supporting each other, our local communities and our charitable partners.
Our mission is to provide high quality professional and technical services that will facilitate development and advancement of our clients, local economy, communities, employees and Company.
To be a diverse and sustainable consulting company that adds exceptional value to the environment, our communities and people that we work with.
Committed to Quality
DWB is committed to delivering quality in everything we do. We have developed standards and protocols which enforce these standards for all our professional services. DWB’s corporate vision for quality and associated policies and procedures to achieve this are included within our Corporate Quality Management Plan (CQMP) as part of a Corporate Quality Program (CQP).
Lac La Hache, the first office opened by DWB in 1990, remains our head office. We have four other main offices including Prince George, Fort St John, Chetwynd, and Burns Lake, as well as a number of smaller field offices throughout British Columbia. DWB’s offices are interconnected and employees regularly work collaboratively on projects, sharing experience and expertise.
Field Office Locations
- Salmon Arm