Our Team

The Western Grater team is as diverse as the services we offer.  It consists of WorkSafeBC certified urban rock blasters, ACI certified shotcrete nozzlemen, drill operators, welders, fabricators, full-time heavy duty mobile mechanics and a variety of other personnel.  Our skilled specialists use creative, innovative and systematic problem solving techniques to develop efficient designs, methodologies and work plans that save our customers money and provide measurable returns on their investment.

Customer service is the most important aspect of our business.  We take pride in our track record of successfully completed projects and satisfied customers.  If you're looking for advice, clarification or additional information about any of the services we offer, please give us a call or email one of the representatives listed below:

Jared Wells
General Manager

Mr. Wells has been in the Specialized Drilling & Blasting field with Western Grater since 2005. During this time, he has worked on a large variety of specialized drilling projects in Greater Victoria, Vancouver Island and the BC Coast. His strengths lie in creating site specific efficient project management, planning through unique drill plans and Zero Clearance Mass Blasting in heavily urbanized settings. Mr. Wells has a passion for growing our community through responsible team based approaches to all construction developments. With his diversity of experience within all of Western Grater’s varied services, he is an asset to our organization and your next potential project. 

Matt Floch
Project Manager
Dustin Krizsan
Project Manager / Estimator

Dustin has been involved with drilling, blasting, shotcrete, and anchor-works for over 12 years.  He is WorksafeBC Certified for Urban Blasting and ACI Certified for Vertical Wet-Mix Shotcrete, with his experience and certifications gained through his career with Western Grater Contracting.  Coupled with a background in Mathematics, Dustin's practical experience and dedication have made him a critical member of our team.


Tony Miller
Rock Superintendent
Ken Adams
Jobsite Foreman