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Supporting Outdoor Activities in our Communities

September 8, 2021 8:25 am Comments Off on Supporting Outdoor Activities in our Communities
Trail Signs

Team Hancock has partnered with local organizations to help support outdoor activities in our communities. Earlier this summer our Kennebunk lumberyard made a donation to the Kennebunk Land Trust. Our team donated material so their organization could create posts to... View Article

Building off a Family Legacy, Hancock Lumber to Acquire Winnipesaukee Lumber

September 7, 2021 3:26 pm Comments Off on Building off a Family Legacy, Hancock Lumber to Acquire Winnipesaukee Lumber
Winnipesaukee Lumber Logo

Hancock Lumber announced today its plans to acquire Winnipesaukee Lumber, an independent, family-owned building materials supplier that has operated in Wolfeboro, New Hampshire since 1985. With a tentative closing date of 11/1/21, the two companies plan to work together in... View Article

“Best Place to Work in Maine” for 8th Consecutive Year

August 24, 2021 1:24 pm Comments Off on “Best Place to Work in Maine” for 8th Consecutive Year

Congratulations to our team of 600 employees for earning the Best Place to Work in Maine accolade for the 8th consecutive year! Team Hancock’s commitment to our best place to work in Maine process directly supports our employee-centric culture and... View Article

Casco Sawmill Underway with Six Major Capital Projects

August 23, 2021 10:42 am Comments Off on Casco Sawmill Underway with Six Major Capital Projects
Casco campus aerial

Capital project planning and reinvestments are a normal part of any given year at Hancock Lumber. Typically, each manufacturing facility will take on at least one major capital project, but for Team Hancock’s Casco sawmill 2021 is a year of... View Article

Hancock Pine Boards Donation Made to Local Chamber

August 6, 2021 2:00 pm Comments Off on Hancock Pine Boards Donation Made to Local Chamber

The Sebago Lakes Region Chamber of Commerce is a community cornerstone utilized by locals and tourists alike. They serve eight towns in the Sebago Lakes region of Western Maine. When they found themselves in need of materials to redo their... View Article

Casco Days 2021 Recap

August 1, 2021 10:27 am Comments Off on Casco Days 2021 Recap

A Casco tradition since 1935, Casco Days returned this year after the pandemic in full force. Closing for the pandemic in 2020 was only the second cancellation of this local tradition since it started 86 years ago! As one of... View Article

Hancock Lumber Earns Forest Products Group Trust Safety Award

July 20, 2021 12:39 pm Comments Off on Hancock Lumber Earns Forest Products Group Trust Safety Award
FPGT logo

Safety First! Congratulations to Hancock Lumber on earning the Forest Products Group Trust Safety Award for “Most Effective Claims Management”! Each year the Forest Products Group Trust hands out safety awards in several categories to deserving members. Of the 24... View Article

Celebrating Kevin Hynes and his Amazing Career at Hancock Lumber

May 28, 2021 3:43 pm Comments Off on Celebrating Kevin Hynes and his Amazing Career at Hancock Lumber

It’s hard to believe that today marks Kevin Hynes’ last day of work at Hancock Lumber. After an incredible 16-year career with our company, our Sawmill Division COO is retiring and moving to the west coast. Over the last couple... View Article

Hancock Now Proudly Representing Marvin® Signature, Elevate + Essential Collections

May 21, 2021 9:29 am Comments Off on Hancock Now Proudly Representing Marvin® Signature, Elevate + Essential Collections
Marvin Truck

Two brands plan to realign as Hancock Lumber announces their renewed partnership with Marvin, a window and door manufacturer and brand they have reconnected with following their latest acquisition of Lapointe Lumber. Both multi-generational, independent, century-old, family-owned companies, Hancock Lumber... View Article

Hancock Lumber Sponsors Award at State Science Fair

May 16, 2021 1:53 pm Comments Off on Hancock Lumber Sponsors Award at State Science Fair

The Maine State Science Fair (MSSF) celebrated its 75th year on Saturday, April 3, 2021, hosted by Maine Mathematics & Science Alliance (MMSA) and The Jackson Laboratory. Teens and Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) professionals from across Maine gathered... View Article