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National Safety Council’s Industry Leader Award

The National Safety Council recently announced that seven Hammond Lumber Company stores have won the 2019 Industry Leader Award for outstanding safety. The award goes to the top 5 percent of NSC member companies, units and facilities that have qualified for the Occupational Excellence Achievement Award based on 2018 safety data. The Hammond stores recognized […]

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HAMMOND LUMBER MILLS TAKE FIRST IN SAFETY

The Northeast Lumber Manufacturers Association (NeLMA) announced in July that it has given Hammond Lumber Company four awards for outstanding safety performance during 2018 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 […]

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Hammond Lumber Company Festival of Trees

Festival of Trees

Hammond Lumber Company proudly participated in two tree festivals in November and December to bring holiday cheer and raise funds for local charities. Employees from each of our locations donated gifts and spent time decorating and building both of these beautiful trees! Each of the trees themes focused on inspiring the next generation of young builders!   […]

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Boothbay Elementary School Map Hammond Lumber

Rotary Club Puts Map On Boothbay Region Elementary School

Seventeen members of the Rotary Club of Boothbay Harbor helped install a 20-foot by 30-foot map of the United States of America at Boothbay Region Elementary School. The new map is where students get off the bus. “A greeting,” Rotarian Ann Demeranville, who is heading the project, said about the map’s location. “I want to […]

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Steve "Al" Feather & John Duffy 35 Years with Hammond Lumber

September Work Anniversaries

  Congratulations to Steve “Al” Feather on his 35 years with Hammond Lumber! Congratulations Steve “Al” Feather on 35 years with Hammond Lumber!   Here he is pictured (above) with the same machine he used in his first years with Hammond at the Belgrade Door Shop! Congratulations to John Duffy on 35 years with Hammond […]

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Holbrook Community Foundation

Harpswell Boat Builders Complete The Salty Dawg

  For 15 Sunday afternoons Ann Flannery of Harpswell lead ten kids ages 8-14 in building a 13’6” wooden rowboat. Using traditional construction techniques the kids learned how to use measuring tools, squares, hand planes, chisels, saws, and drills. “Our boat was built out of black locust and Maine white cedar using no adhesives. Just […]

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Congratulations Rebecca Ashland & Richard Thyng

August Work Anniversaries

Congratulations to Rebecca Ashland in our Brunswick store who is celebrating 21 years with Hammond Lumber! Congratulations to Richard Thyng in our Belgrade Sawmill on his 21 years with Hammond Lumber!   Join us in wishing both Rebecca and Richard congratulations on their many years with Hammond Lumber Company!

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NSA Industry Leader Award Hammond Lumber

Hammond Lumber Stores Honored For Safety Record

The National Safety Council announced last month that six Hammond Lumber Co. stores have won the 2018 Industry Leader Award for outstanding safety. The award goes to the top 5 percent of NCS member companies, units, and facilities that have qualified for the Occupational Excellence Achievement Award based on 2017 safety data. The Hammond stores […]

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Official Press Release: Hammond Lumber Company Acquires EBS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 27, 2018 Hammond Lumber Company Acquires EBS Building Supplies, 10 Locations Maine family-owned company now has 800+ employees and 21 locations ELLSWORTH, Maine – Hammond Lumber Company (Hammond) announced today that it has acquired EBS Building Supplies (EBS), a lumber and building materials company, and all 10 of their coastal locations. The announcement […]

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