PO Box 360 Topsham, ME 04086     (207) 338-2883

Maine Wood Products Association

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Welcome to the Maine Wood Products Association.


The Maine Wood Products Association (MWPA) is a business association comprised of wood manufacturers, sawmills and associate members to the industry. 

"The Maine Wood Products Association seeks to improve the competitive position of its members and build quality employment in the State by sharing technical, marketing and business expertise.

The Association recognizes opportunities to maximize the growth and success of its members through pro-active stewardship of the natural resource and Maine's quality image."



Want to be successful?

Duratherm Window, Maine Wood Concepts, Little Harbor Window, Cedarworks, Thos. Moser, National Wood Products of Maine.  What do all of these successful companies have in common? They have all worked with the Northern Forest Center and Dave Redmond to improve their businesses.  The MWPA and NFC have joined forces to offer success building grant money to our members.  Contact Dave Redmond to find out more.Read More


 Pella Windows Purchases Duratherm of Vassalboro


PELLA, IOWA — November 2, 2016 — Nearly 70 more employees have joined Pella Corporation as the company announced today the acquisition of Duratherm Windows Corporation, a leading manufacturer and designer of high-quality, customizable hardwood windows and doors that enhance and enable the designs of builders and architects.

“It was a pleasant surprise to me when I received a call from Pella, especially since I wasn’t actively seeking to sell the business,” said Tim Downing president at Duratherm. “This partnership creates exciting possibilities for Duratherm.  With Pella’s involvement, we will continue to be trailblazers within the architectural community and grow.”

Read Full Release Here.





Wells Wood Turning

Acquired by New Owners

BUCKFIELD, ME -- Wells Wood Turning and Finishing Inc., a leading manufacturer of wooden homewares, furniture components and promotional items in Central Maine, has been acquired by Turning Acquisitions LLC., with the new owners taking over operations on

Nov. 28.
Christian Chandler and Simon Varney, principals in Turning Acquisitions, will operate the company as Wells Wood Turning & Finishing, and the plant will remain at its Buckfield location, with all current employees in place. Specific terms of the sale will not be disclosed. 
"We are thrilled to become part of the Wells Wood operation at this point in time," said Varney, new vice president. "Previous owners Tom Wallace and Alan Chesney have done a fantastic job over the past dozen years, building a solid manufacturing operation with highquality products and a very positive reputation in the marketplace. We have every intention of continuing their work while looking to expand into new markets and developing new products.”

Read Full Release Here.





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