Since 1986 Robertson Mfg. Ltd. (RML) – a family owned business – has been manufacturing wooden “western style” core boxes for core and soil samples. Since our early beginnings, RML has built and maintained an outstanding reputation for dedicated customer service, superior quality products and technical expertise. We are proud of this reputation, the stability of our operations, and our ability to be innovative yet competitive. It’s why we’ve developed into one of western Canada’s largest suppliers of core boxes and other wooden mining and constructions supplies.

We welcome your interest in our products as we are devoted to meet your specific needs.

We make every effort to provide our customers with top quality products, best friendly service, and appreciation for the opportunity to do business.

Good to the Core Since 1986
Celebrating 30 Years!


Production Location

799 E. Athabasca St, Kamloops BC, V2H 1C7

Phone: 250-377-7727

Fax: 250-377-7527

Toll Free: 1-888-578-CORE (2673)



  • “Cabo Drilling has received exemplary service from Robertson Mfg. for several years. They have met all of our specific and sometimes unreasonable requests. From tight deadlines to awkward deliveries Robertson has always come through for us. Congratulations on your first 25 years and we look forward to working with you for the next 25.”

    -Kari Massey, Cabo Drilling Pacific-
  • “Congratulations on your 25 years in business! We have been very happy with your service and products, and look forward to working with you in the future.”

    -Len Leeuw, Dawson Construction Ltd.-
  • “Congratulations are in store for 25 years of success. Foraco has appreciated your prompt and friendly service for many of those years and look forward to the next 25”

    -Randy Maduik, Foraco Drilling-
  • “We have been using Robertson core boxes (Sonic & HQ) for the past 10 years and have always found the staff of Robertson Manufacturing to be very responsive and helpful for our needs and schedules.”

    -Gordon Gibbons, Mud Bay Drilling-
  • “It would be a pleasure for me and our team to recommend your company to anyone seeking quality core boxes for shipping and display.”

    -Warren Thompson, Nevada Exploration Manager – Premier Gold Mines USA Inc.-
  • “This year we have been particularly impressed with the commitment and dedication from the entire team on meeting our new process requirements that could easily intimidate even the toughest and largest companies, and successfully meeting even tighter timelines under these circumstances.

    Robertson is a core box supplier with truly strong ‘core’ values and thinking that are definitely ‘outside the box’!”

    -Elena Kuznetsova – Purchasing Agent – Kinross Gold Corporation-
  • “BC Hydro has been using Robertson Manufacturing Ltd for our design stakes for some time now; they are always professional and very service orientated. The stakes are delivered promptly and are of great quality. I have also recommended them to Telus.

    Thank you for always meeting our needs and I look forward to doing business with you in the future!”

    -Tabatha Monk – BC Hydro – Design Technician-
  • “Our Land Surveying firm started using Robertson Mfg. in the summer of 2013 to provide our stakes and hubs. We have been extremely impressed with the quality and price of their product, but more importantly with their customer service. We greatly appreciate your support in our annual BCLS Golf Tournament and look forward to maintaining a strong business relationship for years to come!”

    -Marissa Moore, B.C.L.S. – Land Surveyor – Allnorth Land Surveyors-
  • “I have dealing with Robertson Mfg. Since the early days with Ministry of transport Geotechnical Branch up to today, as time changes and clients requests change as well Robertson Mfg. has always risen to the task whether precise specs for clients or tight timelines.

    For delivery, your staff have gone above and beyond to meet our requests – whatever the need. I look forward to working with you in the future. (Not sure I will make it another 25 years) in the industry)”

    -John Sumpter – Purchasing & Logistics – Foundex-