Hammond makes the cut


BOSTON – The Northeast Lumber Manufacturers Association has given top honors to Hammond Lumber Co. of Belgrade.

Hammond received third place in Division 2 for combined operations (sawmill and planer mill) for 2005 at a special ceremony in Boston on March 31. The award recognizes outstanding safety achievement in the 25,001-50,001 man-hour category for mills operating in the New England states, plus New York and Pennsylvania.