Ledwidge Lumber Company Ltd.
Funding Silviculture Programs to Ensure Sustainability
Who We Are
Ledwidge Lumber is a family-owned business established in 1943 by Laurie Ledwidge. Laurie's sons, Jim and Doug, now manage the company, while Laurie still plays an integral role as Treasurer. For further information on the history of Ledwidge Lumber please click here.
Ledwidge Lumber strives to be a good corporate citizen who manages the forest resource for the future. We conscientiously use our natural resource to manufacture top quality products for delivery to the global marketplace at competitive prices. We take pride in providing a healthy and safe work environment for our loyal, capable, and productive workforce.
We run a double shift Monday thru Friday - employing over 100 people
We produce primarily 8' 2x3, 2x4, & 2x6 stud lumber products
75% of our stud lumber is exported to the United States
Our sawmill capacity is just over 100,000,000 fbm
Our Kiln capacity is 500,000 fbm
Our Future Forest Fund Association (FFFA) was the first of its kind in Nova Scotia
Since 1998 we've planted over 3 million trees!
Last modified: 10/06/08