Ask the Experts

Have a question about our timber products, or want to know more about our processes?

Use the form below to submit your question. It will be promptly reviewed and answered by our technical team.

Main content

Product Blog

Select Category:

Crane Mats to Saskatchewan!

Several trucks of Industrial Timber Products signature Crane Mats are on the way to Saskatchewan for an infrastructure project. Our customers can count on us to have Crane Mats in stock and ready to go. Often Crane Mats are required in a hurry when...

Off-road Timber Skids

Our customer needed to haul some very heavy transformers through some dense bush, no road was really allowed. A solution was to build these skids, which the transformers were mounted to then they dragged them through the bush and into position. The skids were...

Jack Blocks…..lots of them!

We have a customer who designs and installs work camps and temporary camps. They require a lot of  6" x 6" x 18" Jacking Blocks. We provide these clean cut to length, good grade solid blocks. No rot, no wane, no bugs, no junk!...

Rail Crossings in a hurry!

Timbers for Rail Crossings are needed in a hurry, sometimes to access across tracks for emergency repairs. We make several sizes depending on rail height (6" x 10", 7" x 10" and 8" x 10"). We undercut the bottom corners on 4 pieces to...

Timber Bridges!

We had 2 bridges loaded out today. The left and right side of the bridge are all pre-assembled. On site the customer has their contractor build the abutment and then sits the 2 sides together and slides a bolt through both sections locking the...

Maple Jack Blocks

These Pacific Coast Maple Jack Blocks are being used by the BC Transit Skytrain repair yard. Maple makes a good jacking block by keeping a steel on steel contact apart. Steel on the Jack Block won't slip or skid.

Transit Mats

These complicated and detailed Crane Mats are made exact to size as they fit into an elevated steel frame. They are high strength and have lifting hardware embedded. 3 of the mats are trimmed at an angle and one of them has a "dog...

North Vancouver Interchange

Here is Gwil's Crawler Crane sitting on Industrial Timber Products Crane Mats at the Mountain Highway Interchange Project in North Vancouver. They are lifting structural beams across Highway 1 to enable the building of the Keith Road Underpass. They close the Highway at night...

Tunnel Crossing Vancouver

Metro Vancouver is constructing a 21' diameter tunnel under Burrard Inlet which will container 3 water mains. The tunnel will be 1.1 km long and will be 30 metres below the bottom of Burrard Inlet. The shaft is 60 metres deep on the North...

Shop Dog on a Stop Log!

Here is Timber Toby inspecting some Timber Stop Log Panels we are building. These panels will go to Yellowknife, NWT. Stainless lifting "ears", galvanized ballast plates, all Douglas Fir Select Structural with neoprene seals.

Water Supply Tunnel – Crane Mats

A new 1 km water supply tunnel is being bored from North Vancouver to Burnaby underneath Burrard Inlet. There are large vertical shafts on each end. We have supplied Crane Mats and Timber Blocking for the project. Here are a few pictures:

Douglas Fir Timber Package

Here is a nice Douglas Fir Timber Package we did for a friend of Industrial Timber Products. The wrap-around porch and special timber framing makes for an impressive structure. The Douglas Fir T&G decking on the ceiling is also a nice touch!

Contoured Pipe Dunnage 36″ Diameter

This Pipe Dunnage is being used to load 36" OD pipe on trucks, 2 pieces of pipe on bottom of load, 1 piece of pipe centered on top of load. Dunnage is 6" x 6" x 96". This is the safest way to truck...

Ship’s Blocking

These blocks were an interesting job! The blocks are designed to fit against a ship's side and each one has multiple angles, in other words a different thickness in each corner of the block. A multi-angle wedge which led to a bit of head...

Rail Crossing Kits

We are building these Rail Crossing Kits for a customer, each "kit" comes with 5 middle pieces (between the rails) and 2 outside pieces (outside the rails). The pieces closest to the rails are bevelled to allow for the rail plates/nails to clear. This...

Floating Mats for a dock demolition

When our customer needed to demolish a large dock they needed to come up with a solution for dropping concrete waste onto a floating platform. Floating swamp mats was a quick and efficient answer. They float and they can take a lot of abuse....

Access Mats to site

Our customer used our Access Mats to bring in a thousand loads of structural fill to a site in Tsawwassen, BC. All the dump trucks ( transfer trucks) used this temporary roadway to avoid any damage to surrounding lands. Access Mats are 8' wide...

Temporary Dock!

Sometimes you need a place to dock the work boat! We supplied 4' wide x 30' long x 12" thick Crane Mats for both a ramp and the floating dock. Quick job!

Trestle Mats for Bridge Project

We supplied these Trestle Mats to create a temporary bridge beside the actual bridge under construction. The temporary bridge provided a safe driving surface for the crawler cranes, redi-mix trucks, and all ancillary vehicles. Once the construction was completed, the temporary bridge was dismantled...

Hand placed Timber Stop Logs

These hand placed small Timber Stop Logs are being used in Ontario in a difficult to reach location through a manhole. They are light enough to manhandle into position without the use of a crane. The neoprene seal in the bottom of each stop...

Timber Blocking

These blocks are simple 6" x 6" x 24" full sawn Hemlock blocks. They will be used to block under heavy cement pre-stressed modules in preparation for installation at the Vancouver Airport.

Timber Stop Logs

These Timber Stop Logs are made from Douglas Fir Select Structural and come complete with neoprene seals and galvanized lifting ears. Each piece is 6" x 6" - 10' long. These seals are designed to reduce any leakage since these Stop Logs will be...

Excavator on Mats in River

Our customer is rehabilitating a river drainage in North Vancouver. They have to walk a machine carefully up the middle of the river, staying off the bottom away from the sand and gravel. They achieved this by laying down Swamp Mats and carefully working...

Our Chain of Custody certification aligns with your sustainable procurement policies

Click here to view

Your Products

You have no products in your quote list or cart.