Manufacturers of High Quality Wood Products

We specialize in creating the highest quality products across the wood products spectrum from raw log to finished products.

Stacked Veneer

Veneer

The vast majority of the veneer that we manufacture is made from Douglas Fir due to the high quality of the species’ wood fiber.

Douglas Fir Plywood

Plywood

Freres Lumber Co., has been the industry leader in the production of high-quality sheathing and touch sanded plywood panels since 1998.

Douglas Fir Lumber

Lumber

Our primary lumber products are variations of 2Γ—3 through 4Γ—6 dimensions in softwood species such as Douglas Fir or Hemlock.

Jobs and Opportunities

We employ nearly 500 individuals in the North Santiam Canyon (the communities of Lyons and Mill City, Oregon). Job opportunities exist in our veneer manufacturing operations, a stud mill, our cogeneration facility, trucking, and in our forestry and road building departments.

Freres Lumber Co., Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer

We are dedicated to attracting, developing, and retaining a diverse workforce of people from all walks of life, backgrounds, and cultures. We believe in promotion from within and always look internally before recruiting externally.

Working at Plant 3

Mass Plywood Panel

 

MPP is a massive, large scale, structural composite lumber based panel designed as an alternative to Cross Laminated Timbers (CLT). CLT products have been used in Europe for decades as a substitute for concrete construction, and have recently been used in multi-story construction in the United States.

 

  • February 24, 2020 What a difference a few weeks makes. Since the end of January, plywood commodity markets have very active and moved sharply upward over the past four weeks. Many of us anticipated that this market move could and would happen at some time.......

  • February 17, 2020 I was thrilled to see so many hardworking Oregonians from across the state at the Timber Unity rally at the Capitol on February 6th. Folks from different communities, different political beliefs and different career backgrounds all came together to express their opposition......

  • February 10, 2020 Housing formations continue to outpace housing starts. On a macro-economic level, this means that demand for housing continues to exceed the available housing inventories. For those looking for housing this means that housing prices and rents continue to rise and will most......

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3 days ago

Freres Lumber Co.

Reece Hack and Austin Basl are down in Texas representing us at the WoodWorks Texas Wood Design Symposium. πŸ‘
It's a full day of seminars and an industry showcase for architects, engineers, contractors, developers, code officials and anyone interested in wood’s exciting design possibilities. πŸ‘
Happy to see Boise Cascade, Georgia-Pacific, Norbord, Weyerhaeuser, Katerra Inc, SmartLam, and American Wood Council there, too! πŸŽ‰
#frereslumber #massplywoodpanel
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Reece Hack and Austin Basl are down in Texas representing us at the WoodWorks Texas Wood Design Symposium. πŸ‘
Its a full day of seminars and an industry showcase for architects, engineers, contractors, developers, code officials and anyone interested in wood’s exciting design possibilities. πŸ‘
Happy to see Boise Cascade, Georgia-Pacific, Norbord, Weyerhaeuser, Katerra Inc, SmartLam, and American Wood Council there, too! πŸŽ‰
#frereslumber #massplywoodpanelImage attachment

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I have been a fan for a couple years, but you keep lifting woodwork higher.

Good job, Reece!

That looks like Austin Basl?

Are you getting any pushback on the new products from designers and engineers, or are they receptive to it? Thanks!

4 days ago

Freres Lumber Co.

Great shots of Project One in California built with MPP πŸ‘
Thanks to DCI Engineers, Clavalo Construction and Gurnet Point for operating as a fantastic team. πŸ‘
πŸ“Έ by Gurnet Point
#frereslumber #massplywoodpanel
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Completely awesome

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