February, 17, 2021 What is a Double-T Beam? Maybe you have seen these types of beams before. “I-shapes,” “box sections,” and many other wild shapes that are better versions of the square beam. Have you ever wondered why we make these shapes? What makes them better than...

February 1,2021 Last November the company began erection of a new chipper room and storage building at our plywood plant. The primary purpose of the new building was to enclose a newly-installed chipper used to breakup trim from our panel sawline. At the same time we...

    January 18, 2021 In memoriam of Bob Trusty March 25, 1955-Nov. 25, 2020 Longtime Freres Lumber employee Robert “Bob” Trusty passed away on November 25, 2020 in Corvallis, Oregon. Bob drove trucks for Freres Lumber for nearly 37 years. He was a dedicated employee and safe driver for...

January 11, 2021 New Construction Project  Santiam Canyon School District carried out the first new school construction project using MPP. General contractors Gerding Builders and TGC Structural, along with project manager HMK Company, successfully used Mass Ply Panels throughout the project. With MPP walls in the Santiam...

December 31, 2020 It is difficult to give a review of 2020 due to the unprecedented events that have rocked not only our company, but the state, national, and global economies. Freres Lumber started out the year recovering from a ransomware attack in late 2019, which significantly...

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