Project Description

Tom Jones Corporation with Consultant V.B. Cook Engineering worked closely with Fort William First Nation and Bowater to Build a Sawmill on Fort William First Nation Reserve.  This project was a unique business venture in that its success stems from collaboration between Resolute and the Fort William First Nation.

With an annual capacity of 300 million board feet of stud lumber, Resolute's Thunder Bay sawmill is among the largest and most modern in Eastern Canada.

The 120,000 square foot facility built of steel and cast-in-place concrete was completed over 18 construction period.


At A Glance

Project Name: Fort William First Nations Sawmill

Role in Project: Design Build Contractor

Client: Resolute / Fort William First Nations