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Raymond Elementary School Visits Casco Sawmill

June 20, 2019 11:56 am Comments Off on Raymond Elementary School Visits Casco Sawmill
In action shot Casco Sawmill students tour

Hi! My name is Sophie and I am working as a marketing intern at Hancock this summer. I had the chance to follow some students around on a sawmill tour (a first for the students and me, too!) The fifth... View Article

Hancock Sponsors Washburn Norlands Strawberry Festival

June 20, 2018 2:51 pm Comments Off on Hancock Sponsors Washburn Norlands Strawberry Festival
Hancock Pine Norlands

Hancock Sponsors Washburn Norlands Strawberry Festival Earlier this year Hancock’s Bethel Sawmill generously donated their own v-match eastern white pine boards for the Washburn Norlands new barn doors.  A few years ago, Hancock Lumber donated 12,000 board feet of their... View Article

Fryeburg Academy Students Tour Hancock’s Casco Sawmill

June 11, 2018 4:19 am Comments Off on Fryeburg Academy Students Tour Hancock’s Casco Sawmill
Fryeburg Academy Tour

Fryeburg Academy Students Tour Hancock’s Casco Sawmill. At the end of May, 15 Fryeburg Academy  students had the chance to tour Hancock’s Eastern White Pine operations in Casco. As a part of their three week course, the students visited many... View Article

Hancock Lumber Attends Lake Region Agricultural Fair

April 14, 2017 3:20 pm Comments Off on Hancock Lumber Attends Lake Region Agricultural Fair
Lake region agricultural fair

Hancock Lumber Attends Lake Region Agricultural Fair | For the first time ever, Lake Region High School and Vocational Center produced an agricultural fair, bringing in 75  local businesses.  Over 1,000 area students attended the fair which included a gym... View Article

Hancock Pine: a time-tested signature product since 1848

November 18, 2016 10:03 pm Comments Off on Hancock Pine: a time-tested signature product since 1848
Historial Sawmill Log Photo

Hancock Pine: a time-tested signature product since 1848 Since 1848, Hancock Lumber has been growing Eastern White Pine trees, manufacturing them into Hancock Pine products, and employing hardworking Mainers who choose to live and work in the Pine Tree state.  Century-old homes... View Article

Investing in our Sawmills

June 17, 2014 7:17 pm Comments Off on Investing in our Sawmills
Ribbon cutting celebration

  Investing in our sawmills, lumberyards, timberlands, employees and customers is always a top priority at Hancock Lumber.  This past June we completed a major capital project at our Ryefield sawmill, located in Casco, the same town in which the... View Article

Bethel Sawmill Earns Forest Products Award

May 30, 2014 6:46 pm Comments Off on Bethel Sawmill Earns Forest Products Award
Bethel sawmill award

The Bethel Area Chamber of Commerce recently recognized Hancock Lumber as the Forest Products Industry Award recipient. Company leaders from our Bethel sawmill attended the event and were presented the award.  What a great surprise it was to have Angus... View Article

Governor LePage Tours Hancock’s Sawmill

January 10, 2014 8:14 am Comments Off on Governor LePage Tours Hancock’s Sawmill
Gov_LePage_visits_Hancock_sawmill

Governor LePage was in Casco today to take a tour of our Ryefield Sawmill. While there he engaged with employees and discussed his background and work history.  We learned he spent most of his career working in sawmills! To see... View Article

Kevin Hancock Named Man of the Year

January 2, 2014 3:05 pm Comments Off on Kevin Hancock Named Man of the Year
Kevin_Hancock_2013_Timber_Processing

In the January/February issue Timber Processing Magazine named our company president, Kevin Hancock, their 2014 Man of the Year. The magazine noted Kevin’s leadership and active social participation as key reasons for being honored with this title. Kevin is now... View Article

Hancock Wins Coveted Energy Leadership Award

October 14, 2008 5:14 pm Comments Off on Hancock Wins Coveted Energy Leadership Award
Hastings award

Hancock Lumber recently captured the coveted Philip C. Hastings award in recognition for the company’s leadership in reducing energy usage. “The decision to make these changes to conserve energy at our Bethel sawmill is a win-win situation,” Hancock Lumber President... View Article