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
Wes 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
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
wroots at artificialreefs dot net