Georgia-Pacific and U.S. Lumber Expand Distribution of Engineered Lumber to Baltimore Area

Nov 16, 2015, 12:27 ET from Georgia-Pacific

ATLANTA, Nov. 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Georgia-Pacific Engineered Lumber and U.S. Lumber have announced that U.S. Lumber will be distributing Georgia-Pacific's engineered lumber products into the Baltimore market.

"We are pleased to add Baltimore to the list of current markets where U.S. Lumber distributes our Wood I Beam joists, GP Lam LVL and FiberStrong rim board," said Paul Watterson, general manager for Georgia-Pacific Engineered Lumber. "Their experience selling specialty wood products has been a great fit with our engineered lumber strategy."  

In addition to Baltimore, U.S. Lumber currently supplies the full line of Georgia-Pacific engineered lumber products at their distribution centers in Atlanta, Raleigh, N.C., Nashville, Tenn., and Greenville, S.C.

"These new territories help to broaden our commitment to our customers," said Lawrence Newton, CEO of U.S. Lumber. "We look forward to servicing our customers in conjunction with Georgia-Pacific in the Baltimore area."

About Georgia-Pacific
Based in Atlanta, Georgia-Pacific and its subsidiaries are among the world's leading manufacturers and marketers of bath tissue, paper towels and napkins, tableware, paper-based packaging, office papers, cellulose, specialty fibers, nonwoven fabrics, building products and related chemicals.  Georgia-Pacific has long been a leading supplier of building products to lumber and building materials dealers and large do-it-yourself warehouse retailers. Our familiar brands include Plytanium® plywood, Blue Ribbon® OSB, Wood I Beam™ joists and GP Lam® LVL. Our familiar consumer brands include Quilted Northern®, Angel Soft®, Brawny®, enMotion®, Sparkle®, Mardi Gras® and Vanity Fair®, as well as Dixie®. Its GP Harmon subsidiary is among the world's largest recyclers of paper, metal and plastics. The company employs approximately 35,000 people directly, and creates nearly 92,000 jobs indirectly. For more information, visit:

About U.S. Lumber Group, Inc.
Established in 1987 and based in Atlanta, Ga., U.S. LUMBER has grown to cover 15 southeastern and mid-Atlantic states with branches in Atlanta, Greenville, Raleigh, Nashville, Jacksonville, Mobile, and Baltimore. The company specializes in exterior trim products, interior millwork, pattern stock, flooring, siding, and decking. MDF, PVC, and fiber cement composites compliment a product mix that serves new home construction as well as remodeling, repair, and redesign.  

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