Pole Yard

World renown for top quality red pine utility poles, Herb Shaw and Sons Ltd. produces 45,000 poles annually ranging from 23-80 feet in length.

The company has a long-standing relationship with Stella Jones Inc. who is a “leading North American producer and marketer of industrial pressure treated wood products”. Poles are mainly used by electrical and telecommunications companies within Canada and the United States.  More info...

Please contact Dana with pole inquires.


Saw Mill

The sawmill produces 14 million board feet of rough lumber annually.
Lumber sawn is mainly pine, however the general breakdown consists of:

10.5 million pine
1.5 million poplar
1.5 million oak
Other hardwoods.

The logs are harvested from sustainable forests within a 160 km radius of Pembroke, Ontario.


The Lumber Yard

Herb Shaw & Sons produces top quality white and red pine lumber. These lumber products are shipped within North America. Lumber is offered green, air-dried, or kiln dried in one of our state of the art kilns.

All graders are certified by the Canadian Lumbermen’s Association which promotes consistent market standards.

At the manufacturing site, 5 million board feet is kiln-dried in one of two state-of-the-art kilns located on site while up to 3 million board feet is air-dried. Specialty milling produces patterned paneling, milling up to 9 million board feet annually.

Bi-products, including bagged wood shavings, wood chips, sawdust, and mulch, are sold within their respectable markets. Barely a speck of the tree is unused.

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Quality logs produce high quality lumber. Herb Shaw and Sons Ltd. is the preferred choice for framing lumber in North America.  more info...