News & Events


Jan 18, 2017

NEW BURNABY BRANCH NOW OPEN! WesternOne is excited to announce that our aerial team has moved in to our new location at 5450 Byrne Road, Burnaby, BC. 

Jan 18, 2017

Join us at this years Residential Commercial Industry Conference in Edmonton Feb 7-8th, 2017.

CHBA-ER's Residential Construction Industry Conference (RCIC) is a two-day full service industry technical conference featuring more than 40 concurrent educational sessions over two days. RCIC will help you learn new strategies, enhance your networks, and keep up with trends in...

Nov 24, 2016

Here we grow again! WesternOne is happy to announce our Winnipeg branch is now open. Our new location services Winnipeg and the surrounding areas of Selkirk, Oakbank, Steinbach, Lorette, Morris, Portage La Prairie, Stonewall, Beausejour, and Carman. We offer both aerial lifts and heating solutions with pick-up and delivery of all our equipment. For more information, please contact Eldon Beer...

Oct 28, 2016

We're working on turning our Port Coquitlam Aerial and Burnaby Heat & Power branches into one Vancouver SUPER BRANCH. Can you tell by the capitalization that we're SUPER EXCITED?!

The new branch is actually across the road from our current Burnaby location,...

Jun 24, 2016

With the release of Disney/Roald Dahl's "BFG" on July 1, we can now reveal that WesternOne IS the BFG! Well, sort of - one of our boom lifts was hooked up to a television and used as a prop for the lead actress to interact with during filming. Of course, our boom will not appear in the movie, as it's now been replaced by a CGI giant, but try to picture a WesternOne Z34 when you're watching the...

Jun 2, 2016

Our Fort McMurray branch re-opened today; Monday, June 6, and about 70% of our employees were able to return to work. Thankfully, our buildings and equipment were left undamaged by the wildfires, and a slight smoke odor is the only reminder we have of this devastating event at our branch. We know that many were not this lucky, though.

We look forward to servicing you again, and helping...

May 19, 2016

Meet Woody, the WesternOne woodchuck.

Woody crawled into the engine compartment of an RT scissor lift while it was on rent to a customer in Kananaskis, and he hitched a ride with one of our delivery drivers to our Calgary Aerial branch. It wasn't until the driver was back at the branch that he heard Woody's cries for help. Alberta Fish and Wildlife was called, and an officer was at the...

May 10, 2016

By now you've heard about the devastation that has affected the town of Fort McMurray by way of the wildfires that started on May 3, 2016.

With our branch in Fort McMurray and our involvement in oil camps to the north of Fort McMurray, our first priority was to ensure that our employees were all evacuated safely. This has happened, and all are in temporary accommodations with friends,...

May 2, 2016

WesternOne helps customers across western Canada get their jobs done faster, easier, and safer - no matter the industry.

Here's some ChekNews footage of the Victoria Shipyards, where the Celebrity Millenium is being refurbished. 1500 people will work 10-12 hour shifts, 7 days a week to get the vessel in tip top shape. WesternOne works very closely with the Victoria Shipyards, and on...

Jan 4, 2016

We're Still Here for You, We've Just Moved Over There..

WesternOne Red Deer has moved!

#102 498 McCoy Drive,
Red Deer, AB, T4E 0A4

This means we have much more space for equipment, and can ultimately serve you better.

Did you know that in addition to our Aerial Fleet, we also now offer...

Jun 16, 2015

The Global Petroleum Show was back at the Calgary Stampede Grounds from June 9-11, and WesternOne was an exhibitor.

We had on display our flameless heating technologies, fuel storage systems, temporary power and lighting, aerial lifts, and more. We even had fake snow and were giving away WesternOne toques. It may be summer in Canada, but it's never too early to start thinking about your...

Jun 2, 2015

Soccer fans across Canada are getting excited for the FIFA Women's World Cup starting in Edmonton on June 6.
WesternOne has been getting involved in the action, not only by renting equipment to Team Canada to film their training sessions (see testimonial below), but also getting involved in the construction of an impressive...

May 12, 2015

As you know, WesternOne is heavily involved in the Canadian film industry.

Recently, while filming Tomorrowland, the crew were having problems filming outdoors in Vancouver. It was cold, as it can be in Canada, and the actors' breath was showing on camera. It was not supposed to be cold in the film, and because the filming was taking place in an...

Dec 11, 2014

VANCOUVER, Dec. 10, 2014 /CNW/ - Peter Blake, the new CEO for WesternOne Inc. ("WesternOne") (Toronto Stock Exchange: WEQ, WEQ.DB and WEQ.DB.C) is pleased to provide an update of his first 100 days on the job.

"WesternOne is made up of two business units – WesternOne Infrastructure Services and Britco. I joined WesternOne in September because I felt my skills and experience...