• 11660 Mitchell Rd., Richmond, BC, Canada V6V 1T7
  • +1 800-561-9530


Alberta Part 10

Leading Manufacturer

Of Modular Buildings

Leading Supplier

Of Shipping Containers

Company Profile

Since 1977,

we have been selling and renting new and used shipping containers as well as manufacturing custom enclosures.

We take pride in our excellent customer service and in providing the highest quality product at competitive pricing. We strive to maintain the largest sale & rental inventory of new and used shipping containers in Western Canada, with 13 yards throughout BC, Alberta, Saskatchewan, and Manitoba.

We offer a wide range of secure storage, modular building, and enclosure solutions that can be customized to suit your needs. Custom manufacturing services are provided at our plant on Mitchell Island in Vancouver, British Columbia. Container modifications range from installing an extra door to building a container office or constructing complex industrial enclosures. Engineering services are available.

Container yard aisle

Management Team


Dean Olund

A mechanical engineer and business leader with over 30 years of construction, mining and industrial sales experience.  He is passionate about distilling problems and solutions to their essence.
P.Eng, MBA (Queens)

Dexter Olund

A mechanical engineer and entrepreneur with over 35 years experience designing, manufacturing and selling logging machines.  Leading ContainerWest since 2002, Dexter enjoys working with customers to develop new products and solutions.
P.Eng (retired), BASc

Mio Tacic

Director of Manufacturing
Mio brings extensive experience as a manufacturing engineer, and early experience as a machinist, to his role leading our production team and manufacturing facility. 
M.Eng, PMP

Andrew Rodgers

Chief Designer
Applying his background in mechanical engineering and manufacturing systems, Andrew leads our engineering design team and translates those designs into efficient manufacturing plans.

Sydney Kjellander

Marketing & Strategy Lead
An experienced project manager and business leader, Sydney manages marketing and other business functions from purchasing strategy to process improvement.  She is dedicated to growing ContainerWest’s position as a market leader.

Steve Froese

Manufacturing Manager
Applying his background in quality engineering, field service, and product design, Steve manages shop production and leads our Quality Control program.  He ensures internal and customer standards are met while continuously striving to improve methods and designs. 
P.Eng, PMP

Brenda Lee

With a background in the private enterprise market at KPMG, Brenda leads our accounting department.  Her experience in assurance and tax helps streamline processes for efficiency and adds value to the company’s bottom line.

If you can dream it, we can build it.

We have the resources, experience, and expertise to meet your project requirements: big or small.