Awards / Recognition

Crane Certification

Eight of our Boom Drivers and prospective Boom Drivers have recently completed Crane Certification Class with Cranes 101 from Bellington, Mass. All eight employees underwent two days of classroom training with the Cranes 101 instructor. After completing classroom training, they successfully took the Crane Certification written test, scoring at least 89 out of 100. Essential topics covered […]

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2022 Industry Leader Award Recipient

The National Safety Council recognizes 7 Hammond lumber Company locations as Industry Leader’s for 2022. The award symbolizes excellent safety performance within our industry. Branches recognized include; Bar Harbor, ME Belfast, ME Blue Hill Camden, ME Damariscotta, ME Farmington, ME Portland, ME The Industry Leader Awards are one component of the NSC Occupational Awards Program, […]

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Selected as a 2022 Best Places to Work in Maine

Hammond Lumber Company Selected as a 2022 Best Places to Work in Maine Hammond recognized as one the best places of employment in Maine for the second year in a row BELGRADE, Maine – Hammond Lumber Company (Hammond) was recently recognized as one of the 2022 Best Places to Work in Maine. This statewide survey […]

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Hammond Lumber Company Acquires Brock’s Building Materials in NH

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 29, 2022 Hammond Lumber Company Acquires Brock’s Building Materials Hammond expands into New Hampshire with purchase of family-owned Brock’s BELGRADE, Maine – Hammond Lumber Company (Hammond) announced today that it has acquired Brock’s Building Material, a third generation, family-owned company located in Rochester, New Hampshire. Hammond is a fourth generation, family-owned […]

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Hammond Lumber Company Named 2021 Best Places to Work in Maine

BELGRADE, Maine – Hammond Lumber Company (Hammond) was recently named as one of the 2021 Best Places to Work in Maine. This statewide survey and awards program is designed to identify, recognize, and honor the best places of employment in Maine, benefiting the state’s economy, its workforce and businesses. “We are honored to receive this designation and […]

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Hammond Lumber Company Announces New Senior Leadership Team

  Hammond Lumber Company Announces New Senior Leadership Team Fourth-generation, family-owned Maine company has appointed internal promotions within Senior Leadership Team and several new roles. BELGRADE, Maine – Hammond Lumber Company (Hammond) has announced the creation of a new senior leadership team. Mike Hammond, president and CEO of the fourth-generation, family-owned, Maine company has appointed […]

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National Safety Council 2020 Industry Leader Award

The National Safety Council recently announced that four Hammond Lumber Company stores have won the 2020 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 2019 safety data. Winners are selected based […]

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Hammond Lumber Mills Receive Four Awards 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 2019 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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