Wes Roots, Vice
President - Ship Operations
Wes Roots is a British Columbia
Trade Qualified Shipwright, a businessman and a marine contractor. An expert in
ship dynamics and salvage, he has overseen ship preparations for every artificial
reef project on the West Coast of North America since 1994.
brings to Canadian Artificial Reef Consulting an innovative spirit that drives
our projects forward. The consequential development of economical and environmentally
friendly techniques is his pride and joy.
Wes has pioneered
low energy use hydro-carbon cleaning, cost effective cleaning materials, an extensive
network of secondary users for shipboard equipment, an extensive network of buyers
and recycling companies for most surplus materials onboard and efficient shipboard
Wes mandates proper sink site techniques and
preparation including proper ballasting and vessel trimming, proper horizontal
and vertical ventilation, anchoring techniques in different locations and well
designed hull cutting.
Wes' drive, experience and
track record combined provide a quick and predictable sink, on target, on schedule
and with predictable costs.
Tel: +1 (604) 328-9771
at artificialreefs dot net