Our Management Team
Terry Smith, RPF – President and General Manager
Wes Bieber, RPF – Operations Forester
Brad Grant, CSOM Dipl.– Resource Inventories & Mapping Lead
Open – Environmental Sciences Lead
Bonniy Storkson – Accounting/Administration
Silvatech has a strong contingency of forest, environmental, inventory and mapping specialists to provide integrated solutions in resource management. Our team of forest professionals provide a wealth of experience in combined skill sets that offer full services to forest managers. From forest planning, reconnaissance, timber development, access engineering, cruising and Cutting Permit submissions to waste assessments, wildfire risk mitigation and silviculture support, we provide complete forest management solutions.
Our environmental team includes specialists in forestry, biology, soils, hydrology, engineering and mapping. From environmental assessments to construction monitoring to reclamation and remediation we have the in-house and network team to complete the job on time and on budget.
Our inventory team includes specialists in air-photo interpretation, imagery and LiDAR acquisition and analysis, and GIS support services. Silvatech has staff certified for resource inventories in BC, Alberta and Ontario and has completed work in the Yukon.
Silvatech has pioneered many applications of GIS, Digital Imagery and LiDAR in resource management. We are continuing to develop applications of leading technology to better acquire, analyse and map base features, vegetation, infrastructure, access, hydrography, habitats and support land-use planning. Our specialists have decades of experience with a wide variety of GIS, photgrammetry, imagery and LiDAR analysis platforms.