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Martco L.L.C. Announces $8 Million Upgrade to Chopin Wood Products Facility

Chopin, LA – (July 30, 2018) – Today, Gov. John Bel Edwards and RoyOMartin President and CEO Roy O. Martin III announced the company will invest $8 million at its Chopin plywood and solid wood plant to install a new dry kiln designed to increase timber production. Additionally, the company will connect to natural gas […]

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RoyOMartin Participates in Summer Camp for Educators

Alexandria, LA – (June 8, 2018) – RoyOMartin helped facilitate the Workplace Experience Exchange (WEE) Camp for Teachers this week. Part of The Orchard Foundation’s College and Career Readiness Initiative and funded by a grant from The Rapides Foundation, “WEE Camp is a unique professional-development opportunity for junior-high and high-school teachers that connects the classroom

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Grand Opening Held for Corrigan OSB Texas Manufacturing Plant

Corrigan, TX – (May 31, 2018) – Production has begun at Corrigan OSB, L.L.C., the Texas subsidiary of RoyOMartin. The new oriented strand board (OSB) manufacturing facility was celebrated on May 30, 2018, with a grand-opening ceremony. Dignitaries, community partners, and others from across the region gathered to hear remarks from company leaders and take a

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Mickey Rachal Named 2017 RoyOMartin Innovation Award Winner

Mickey Rachal, woodlands manager, has been named the recipient of the 2017 RoyOMartin Innovation Award. Mickey and his team have successfully developed methods of forest renewal through opti-stands. Company-wide, our foresters continuously research and develop new forestry tools and techniques to improve the return on investments that we make in our forest-management activities. One of

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RoyOMartin Holds Inaugural “Women in Manufacturing Day”

On October 3, 2017, RoyOMartin held a special ceremony to highlight the efforts of women working in manufacturing-related occupations. Held the week of the national Manufacturing Day, which falls on October 6 this year, RoyOMartin’s Women in Manufacturing Day coincides with the birthday of company chairman Jonathan E. Martin. As part of Women in Manufacturing

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Corrigan OSB, L.L.C. Accepts First Load of Raw Materials at New Facility

Corrigan, TX – (September 26, 2017) – RoyOMartin announced today the first three loads of pine pulpwood were received at the new Corrigan, Texas, oriented strand board (OSB) manufacturing plant of its subsidiary, Corrigan OSB, L.L.C. Alexandria, Louisiana-based RoyOMartin currently owns and operates two wood-products manufacturing facilities in Louisiana: a pine plywood plant in Chopin

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