OUR STRENGTH IS IN OUR ROOTS

MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS

OUR STRENGTH IS IN OUR ROOTS

MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS

PREMIER SPONSOR.

DIAMOND SPONSOR.

SUPPORTING SPONSOR.

WHO WE ARE.

The Truck Loggers Association is an influential voice in the forest industry on behalf of its 500 member companies across BC. Celebrating 75 years of advocacy, the TLA was formed to give independent loggers a collective voice in the changes taking place in society and the forest industry, as well as to share information about newly developing logging machines, methods, and technology. The TLA now represents independent timber harvesting contractors, phase contractors, market loggers, independent sawmills, industry suppliers and forest resource dependent communities.

  • Representing our members in the development of innovative and progressive forest policy and practises

  • Fostering successful relationships with the forest industry, local communities and all levels of government

  • Building strong and mutually beneficial relationships with First Nations

  • Nurturing effective communication with our members, industry, government, First Nations and local communities

  • Maintaining a dynamic organization that addresses the evolving needs of its members

TLA at a Glance

TRUCK LOGGER BC MAGAZINE.

Truck LoggerBC  is distributed to over 10,000 readers who rely on the forest industry across British Columbia for their livelihoods. It is the preeminent source for timber harvesting and forestry perspectives, information & news.

GET YOUR FREE SUBSCRIPTION

TRUCK LOGGERS NEWS.

OPINION – The Province – April 11, 2021

April 18th, 2021|Comments Off on OPINION – The Province – April 11, 2021

OPINION: The Contradiction of Uncertainty and Investment in BC’s Forestry Sector  Yet again, the forest industry is caught in the cycle of those who oppose anything to do with forestry and logging are ramping up their anti-resource sector publicity. The ability for such protests to happen is a testament to our democratic structure; we should be thankful [...]

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Nanaimo News Bulletin – April 2, 2021

April 6th, 2021|Comments Off on LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Nanaimo News Bulletin – April 2, 2021

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Nanaimo’s old-growth motion doesn’t reflect realities in forestry sector To the editor, Monday’s vote by Nanaimo city council in favour of opposing old-growth logging is of obvious concern to the Truck [...]

OPINION: Vancouver Sun – February 6, 2021

February 6th, 2021|Comments Off on OPINION: Vancouver Sun – February 6, 2021

OPINION: Bob Brash: No better time than now to protect B.C.’s forestry sectorOver the decades, governments of all stripes have made considerable promises and commitments to strengthen B.C.’s forestry sector, and the resource communities and [...]

ELECTION 2020: Joint Industry Letter

October 6th, 2020|Comments Off on ELECTION 2020: Joint Industry Letter

As British Columbian’s enter the upcoming provincial election, all of us in the forest industry remain dedicated to moving our sector forward and further contributing to the growth and prosperity of our province in terms [...]

OPINION: Vancouver Sun – October 15, 2020

September 16th, 2020|Comments Off on OPINION: Vancouver Sun – October 15, 2020

OPINION: Moving Towards a Healthy Forest Sector in BC That Includes Old-Growth Logging Now that the Province has finally released its anxiously awaited report on old-growth harvesting and subsequent responses to its recommendations, we can [...]

B.C. to protect 353,000 hectares of forest with old-growth trees from logging until new plan is developed

September 11th, 2020|Comments Off on B.C. to protect 353,000 hectares of forest with old-growth trees from logging until new plan is developed

The Truck Loggers Association (TLA)’s 2020 convention in Vancouver from Jan. 15-17 sought to provide attendees with a clearer vision of what’s to come during a very difficult time for the lumber industry in B.C.

TRUCK LOGGERS LIVE.

The Truck Loggers Association is the official voice of independent forest contractors located throughout BC Follow the TLA on social media to stay up to date with all the latest #truckloggers & #bcforestry happenings. We’d love to connect with you on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, & Instagram.

Wahkash Contracting is looking for an experienced Log Loader/Hoe Chucker Operator. 🌲Check out the posting on our website, linked in bio! ...

“Yet again, the forest industry is caught in an escalating cycle of those opposed to B.C.’s resource sector and those whose livelihoods rely on our forests. In all ways, we should be thankful that peaceful and lawful protests can occur in our democracy. So kudos to those local community groups expressing desire for change; while we may not be in agreement about the changes, we do agree change is needed, and look forward to working with them in forging a successful future together.”

Read TLA Executive Director, Bob Brash’s opinion article in The Province, linked in bio. #TruckLoggers #BCForestry #ForestryFeedsMyFamily #BCLoggers #BCLogging
...

Repost via @wahkash
#BCLogging #BCForestry
...

Repost via @newcastletimber
#BCLogging #BCForestry
...

Repost via @hblogging
#BCLogging #BCForestry
...

RSD Road Building is looking for an experienced ISO Driller Blaster. Check out the posting on our website, linked in bio! ...

Repost via @autumn.simpson
#BCLogging #BCForestry
...

The NEW #Spring Truck LoggerBC Magazine is out now! 🙌

Check out this month’s edition for articles on the burns lake community forest, updating and modernizing the forest sector, why the new CRS regulations must work, & more! ⬇️

Click the link in our bio to read the magazine now. 🪵🌲

#TruckLoggers #BCForestry #BCLogging
...

Are you a proud member of the BC forest industry? Show your pride with a #ForestryFeedsMyFamily sticker! 🌲

Order yours now for FREE for the link in our bio.
...

Wahkash Contracting is looking for an experienced Drill/Blaster to join their team! Check out the posting on our website, linked in bio!🌲 ...

Holbrook Dyson Logging is looking for an experienced On-Highway Log Truck Driver for their operations on Northern Vancouver Island. Check out the posting on our website, linked in bio! 🌲 ...

Repost via @jaysonwatt99
#BCLogging #BCForestry
...

Bear Lake Logging Co Ltd. is seeking an experienced Journeyman Heavy Duty Mechanic. 🌲
Check out the posting on our website, linked in bio!
...

Repost via @bcwoodlots
#BCLogging #BCForestry
...

Repost via @lonegoatcontracting
#BCLogging #BCForestry
...

Holbrook Dyson Logging is looking for an experienced Steep Slope Chucker Operator to run one of their John Deere 959 ML Tilters. Check out the posting on our website, linked in bio! ...

Repost via @integrated_ops
#BCLogging #BCForestry
...

Repost via @the.log.father.journal
#BCLogging #BCForestry
...

Repost via @the.strass
#BCLogging #BCForestry
...

“We believe there are concrete and real solutions that we should all be collectively pursuing for the betterment of our communities and the forestry sector.”

Nanaimo’s old-growth motion doesn’t reflect realities in forestry sector 👉 Read the TLA’s letter to the editor in the Nanaimo News Bulletin, linked in bio.

#BCForestry #ForestryProud #ForestryFeedsMyFamily #BCpoli #BeHeard
...

WHO ARE WE?
FIND OUT.

WATCH THE VIDEO