For more than 60 years, the Roy Anderson Lumber Company has produced the finest Red Oak, Poplar, White Oak, Hard Maple, Soft Maple, Ash, Hickory, Cherry, and Walnut hardwood lumber. Roy Anderson founded the Roy Anderson Lumber Company in 1950 in Tompkinsville, Kentucky, as a stave and circular grade mill. In 1996 Roy and his sons Lowery and David, built a new sawmill on the same site as the original mill. This bandmill operation today includes headrigs, resaw facilities, multiple dry kilns and a planing facility.
The overall production capacity of the company today averages 45,000,000 to 50,000,000 board feet annually (106,188 – 117,986 m3). The company’s kiln capacity exceeds 1.1 million board feet (2,595 m3) and its air dry storage under cover exceeds 6,000,000 board feet (14,158 m3) in more than 500,000 square feet of forced air sheds using patented Breeze Dried® separation sticks.