Our Steps

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    First, we plan and prepare where and how we will cut the forests strategically.

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    We take our equipment to the appropriate location, and begin to cut the needed area.

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    After we cut everything, we move in our other equipment which allows us to clear all the trees we have cut.


Primarily, you and your crews were extremely atttentive to the difficult and often complicated construction safety and environmental protection requirements as well as the project schedule constraints and M&NP's commitments to property owners, communites, and provincial and federal regulators.

Ralph Mayer

We found them to be very professional and competent. R.Maclean Forestry Ltd. was the recipient of our annual outstanding contractor award in 2002 (called the "High Stump Award"). This award is given to the contractor that scores the highest in four categories. Safety, Environment, Schedule, and Contract Specifications. R. Maclean Forestry is a very capable company and we wouldn't hesitate to work with them in the future.

Rick Doucett

A few words about us

R. MacLean Forestry began its operations in 1976, and since that time, the company has established itself as a leader in mechanized forestry operations. R. MacLean Forestry continues to expand its resources and capabilities to meet project needs while staying environmentally and technologically sound.

R. MacLean Forestry Limited has provided on-site services to various public- and privately-owned utilities, government departments, and private companies in Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island, Newfoundland, and Ontario.

R. MacLean Forestry began operations in 1976, and in November 1984 the business was incorporated with Rodney MacLean as the sole shareholder. Since that time, R. MacLean Forestry has established itself as a leader in mechanized forestry operations.

The company has completed major contracts with exceptional safety records, while meeting time and budgetary objectives. R. MacLean Forestry is proud of the fact that many of our clients are repeat customers. We make it our focus to keep our clients satisfied with our professionalism and capabilities.

Our work team

  • Rodney Maclean

    Part Owner | CEO

  • Shawn Hingley

    Safety and Environmental Manager

  • Colin Gillis