Recent Blog Posts

Bard College Media Lab

Hammond Lumber Company is a part of projects all over Maine and we’d like to share this exciting project started in Brewer by Snap-Space Solutions and Maziar Behrooz Architecture. They are repurposing four shipping containers into a Media Lab for Bard College in Annandale-on-Hudson, New York.

Memorial Library

The Dr. Shaw memorial Library in Mount Vernon has started their summer reading program and this year's theme is Build a Better World. Kids will work with residents throughout the town building models of rain forests and learning skills like woodworking and how to use tools like screwdrivers and measuring tapes.

Maine Community Fund

Ted Perkins and Michele Prior from Hammond Lumber Company presented a check for $2,000 to Marianne Pinkham, Lincoln County Fund committee member, as a donation to the Maine Community Fund. The Maine Community Fund is a statewide nonprofit that for the past 33 years has helped people invest in programs and projects that directly help Maine people.

Hammond Lumber Mills Again Are First in Safety

The Northeast Lumber Manufacturers Association (NeLMA) announced in June that it has given Hammond Lumber Company two awards for outstanding safety performance during 2016 at Hammond’s sawmill and planer mill in Belgrade. The awards are given to mills operating in the New England states, plus New York and Pennsylvania. A Maine family-owned business founded in 1953, Hammond finished first in Division 2 for the combined operations of both mills.