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Wood Products Affordability Amidst Housing Market Shifts

The housing market is changing, and things like inflation, interest rates, and housing inventory are all playing a part. Understanding these shifts is crucial for both builders and buyers, especially when it comes to the affordability of wood products. How do RoyOMartin’s wood products impact housing affordability? RoyOMartin makes quality commodity wood products that are […]

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Girls Can Too! Mentorship Program Wraps Up Second Year

May 2024 — Last September, RoyOMartin kicked off another GirlsCanToo! mentoring program at Arthur F. Smith Middle Magnet School and Peabody Magnet High School, both in Alexandria. The program is a partnership between RoyOMartin and local schools to affirm, inform, and inspire young ladies about their limitless potential. Throughout the 2023-2024 school year, these schools

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Thirteen Team Members Complete ROMU – Leadership Essentials

May 2024 — The RoyOMartin University – Leadership Essentials program kicked off last Fall with a group of 13 new leaders across the organization and recently concluded with final presentations and a graduation ceremony. This curriculum provided the basic principles of effective leadership, an overview of the company facilities and departments, the basic responsibilities of

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RoyOMartin and City of Alexandria Unveil Jonathan E. Martin Memorial Grove at Compton Park

On April 24, 2024,  RoyOMartin and the City of Alexandria dedicated the Jonathan E. Martin Memorial Grove at Compton Park. Members of the media, local officials, and the community attended the special occasion to celebrate the enduring legacy of Jonathan E. “Johnny” Martin and the growth of Compton Park into a cherished community space. Located

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RoyOMartin Announces $30 Million Modernization of OSB Manufacturing Facility in Southwest Louisiana

Louisiana Economic Development Press Release: OAKDALE, La. – Martco, LLC, parent company for timber sourcing and manufacturing company RoyOMartin, announced it will invest more than $30 million to install technologically advanced production equipment at its Allen Parish plant that produces oriented strand board (OSB) for the housing industry. The RoyOMartin OSB plant is one of

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City of Corrigan Named Timber Products Capital of Texas

Corrigan, TX (March 21, 2024) – Representatives from Corrigan OSB, L.L.C., RoyOMartin’s Texas subsidiary, attended the ceremony officially naming the City of Corrigan as the Timber Products Capital of Texas. RoyOMartin is one of the two primary timber companies in the region. Josh Oliver, the plant manager for Corrigan OSB, L.L.C., pointed out the benefit of

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RoyOMartin Communications Team Wins Cypress Awards

Alexandria, LA (March 15, 2024) – The Public Relations Association of Louisiana (PRAL), Central Chapter, has honored RoyOMartin with the following five awards for various communications pieces in 2023: Best of Show and Cypress Award: Long-Term Strategic Programs Internal Communications, “IBiZ Now Safety Show” Cypress Award: Short-Term Strategic Programs, Community Relations and Public Service, Relay

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FPIC, forestry industry, La Tech students get major boost from RoyOMartin

Courtesy of Louisiana Tech University (Ruston, La. – Dec 8, 2023) Ensuring a positive impact on the forestry industry across the southern United States, Martin Sustainable Resources LLC in Alexandria recently donated $1 million to Louisiana Tech as a leadership gift toward construction of the University’s new Forest Products Innovation Center (FPIC), with the assurance

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