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Before there was Woodfibre, there was Swiy̓át

Blog

Jun 28, 2024
Before there was Woodfibre, there was Swiy̓át
Woodfibre LNG took its name from its immediate predecessor, the old Woodfibre pulp mill that operated on the site throughout most of the 20th century and eventually closed in 2006. But for centuries before the former Woodfibre pulp mill was built, the site was known by a different name: Swiy̓át, a village of the Sḵwx̱wú7mesh […]
Creating Careers through Woodfibre LNG’s Operator Training Program

Blog

Jun 25, 2024
Creating Careers through Woodfibre LNG’s Operator Training Program
To help maximize training and employment opportunities with the Squamish Nation, Woodfibre LNG has partnered with the Nation to develop its Operator Training Program – a unique opportunity for Squamish Nation members interested in a career with Woodfibre LNG to meet program entry criteria – and receive career training without the financial and other barriers associated with many post-secondary programs.
Floatel arrives at Woodfibre LNG site

Statement

Jun 21, 2024
Floatel arrives at Woodfibre LNG site
Woodfibre LNG is pleased to announce that our floating work camp accommodation has berthed at the Project site in compliance with the Order issued on Monday, June 17th by the BC Environmental Assessment Office.
Woodfibre LNG receives BCEAO order to move floatel to site to house non-local workforce

Statement

Jun 17, 2024
Woodfibre LNG receives BCEAO order to move floatel to site to house non-local workforce
On Monday, June 17, 2024, Woodfibre LNG received a Compliance Order from the BC Environmental Assessment Office, requiring Woodfibre LNG to deploy the floatel to site and to use the vessel for non-local workforce accommodation in accordance with the amended Environmental Assessment Certificate.
Woodfibre LNG donates $150,000 to 50 local non-profits

News Release

May 30, 2024
Woodfibre LNG donates $150,000 to 50 local non-profits
Woodfibre LNG is delighted to announce donations totaling $150,000 to 50 local non-profits in Squamish and Squamish Lillooet Regional District (SLRD) as part of the company’s spring intake of the 2024 Community Partnership Program.
Navigating Gender and Cultural Safety in Industry: A Personal Journey and Broader Implications

Blog

May 27, 2024
Navigating Gender and Cultural Safety in Industry: A Personal Journey and Broader Implications
The article sheds light on how initiatives like Woodfibre LNG's Gender and Cultural Safety Management Plan are paving the way for a more inclusive and equitable future in these sectors.
Open Letter to Squamish Council and Residents

Statement

May 17, 2024
Open Letter to Squamish Council and Residents
Woodfibre LNG issues the following statement in clarification of questions and comments raised over the past several weeks by members of District of Squamish Council.
Practice Makes Perfect – Investing in medical training with the Squamish Hospital Foundation

Blog

May 16, 2024
Practice Makes Perfect – Investing in medical training with the Squamish Hospital Foundation
Woodfibre LNG is supporting the long-term health of the community by working with the Squamish Hospital Foundation to invest in medical devices and infrastructure, like the pediatric Sim doll or the new CT scanner for the Squamish General Hospital while providing lasting benefits for residents of the Sea to Sky region.
April Construction Update

Blog

Apr 25, 2024
April Construction Update
Construction at the Woodfibre LNG site continues, focused on work to prepare the site for facility construction later this year, as well as preparatory work to welcome the floatel, which will house 652 non-local workers outside of the community of Squamish.
Navigating Emergencies: Woodfibre LNG Helps Elevate Pemberton Fire Rescue’s Road Rescue Capabilities

Blog

Apr 12, 2024
Navigating Emergencies: Woodfibre LNG Helps Elevate Pemberton Fire Rescue’s Road Rescue Capabilities
Through the Community Partnership Program, Woodfibre LNG was pleased to be able to support the Pemberton Fire Rescue with grant funding to acquire road rope rescue equipment crucial for low-angle situations.
Woodfibre LNG Marine User Group Meeting scheduled for April 18

Blog

Apr 12, 2024
Woodfibre LNG Marine User Group Meeting scheduled for April 18
The meeting is an opportunity to discuss marine updates and any potential issues that may arise during the construction of the Woodfibre LNG facility.
Woodfibre LNG welcomes Community Partnership Program applications

News Release

Apr 08, 2024
Woodfibre LNG welcomes Community Partnership Program applications
Woodfibre LNG is pleased to invite Squamish charities and organizations to apply for a grant through our Community Partnership Program.

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