Rutland Lumber Company, founded in 1956, is a third generation family-owned hardwood manufacturing business located in the south-central Mississippi city of Collins.
Our sales, production, quality control and customer service all work together in our single location to closely monitor each order and to ensure that the Company continues its 50 year commitment to exceed our customer’s expectations before and after the sale.
Our sister company, Superior Mat Co., manufactures, sales and
leases a wide range of mats for most construction applications.
Another affiliated company, Rutland Timber Company,
purchases standing timber from local land owners for use in our
sawmill, and also manages the Company-owned timberlands
Rutland Lumber Company and each of our related companies promote conservation of natural resources following the principles and criteria for forestry management recommended by Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI), Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) and The American Forest & Paper Association (AF&PA). We are committed to the responsibility of the environment and our world’s forestry lands.
We are small enough to know you and to meet your custom needs.
We are large enough to ensure that our products are the best quality and competitively priced.
We employ the best certified National Hardwood Lumber Association (NHLA) Inspectors in the industry.
We operate the most technologically advanced equipment available including:
- Head Rig: Lewis Log Scanner Curtain and computerized controls
- Re saw: High Speed Computerized Automation
- Edger: Computer Automated Optimization
- Trimmer: Computer Automated Optimization
- Sorter: Computer Automated and Calculated 36 Bay System
With our own fleet of tractor-trailers, we have the most reliable shipping in the industry.
Our production, sales, and office workers are located in one location so we can give quick answers and have fewer communication breakdowns.
Customer care is the life blood of any company and for over 50 years Rutland Lumber Company has built a reputation for providing great customer service.
We employ only the best certified National Hardwood Lumber Association (NHLA) workers in the industry. We also take great pride in our other certifications that prove the quality of our products and the commitment of our workers.
The Rutland “family” includes sister companies that involve other aspects of the lumber industry. All are committed to the same level of customer care and quality products.
Manufactures, sells and leases a wide range of mats for most construction applications.
Through our sister company, we also purchase raw timber to be processed by Rutland Lumber’s mill.
If you have quality hardwood timber you would like to sell, please contact Greg McDonald using the following info: