September 2011 to present
  • Steve Twining, plant manager at our Two Harbors SmartSide plant, attended the Governor’s Luncheon at the MN Safety Council’s Safety and Health Conference. He accepted the Outstanding Achievement in Safety award for 2010, which is the highest award that the MN Safety Council gives. This is the third year in a row that two Harbors has received the award. 
  • Houlton EWP were awarded one of only 26 2010 OSHA Star Among Stars awards.
  • Roaring River recognized on June 28 for 36 consecutive years with an incident rate less than half the industry average. Roaring River also earned a Two Million Employee Hour Certificate of Recognition for no time lost due to recordable injury from Feb. ’08 to Nov. ’10.
  • APA Safety and Health Awards
    • Safest company awards: Canfor-LP OSB Limited Partnership; LP
    • Annual Safety and Health Honor Roll: Panguipulli, 1st; Roxboro, 3rd.
    • Three Year Safety Award: Panguipulli
    • Safety Improvement Award: Newberry, Division I; Golden, Division II
    • Incident Free Honor Society: Carthage, Houlton, Maniwaki, Newberry, Panguipulli, Peace Valley, Red Bluff, Roxboro, Swan Valley, Tomahawk, Two Harbors, Wilmington.
    • Of the thirteen possible awards within the APA safety recognition program, LP won seven (7), with thirteen (13) LP facilities (including JV’s) comprising the twenty one (21) total locations recognized in the Incident Free Honor Society.
  • National Safety Council 2010 Industry Award recognizing top 5% of member companies
  • Huntsman Advanced Materials 2009 Industry Hygiene Excellence awarded to seven LP plants
  • North Carolina Gold Award State Department Labor Commissioner to Roaring River siding facility for outstanding work in accident prevention for 35 consecutive years. To qualify for the annual safety award, Roaring River had to maintain an accident incidence rate at least less than half of the industry average with no fatalities during the year
  • Natural Resources Canada named LP Canada a Canadian Industry Program for Energy Conservation (CIPEC) Leader for the company’s commitment to become more energy efficient, reduce greenhouse gas emissions and reduce pollution
  • National Safety Council (NSC) Occupational Excellence Achievement Award

  • The Minnesota Safety Council Governor’s Safety Award to LP Two Harbors for superior performance in workplace safety and health
  • APA Safety Awards
    • LP Tomahawk – Innovation in Safety Award for outside debarker and conveyor system
    • LP Panguipulli – first place Division I Annual Safety and Health Honor Roll; Division II 3-Year Safety Award; Division II Safety Improvement Award and the APA’s Incident Free Honor Society for 2009
    • LP Wilmington – Division I Three-Year Safety Award; 2009 Incident Free Honor Society
    • LP Roxboro – third place Division I Safety and Health Honor Roll; 2009 Incident Free Honor Society
    • LP Carthage – Division I Safety Improvement Award; 2009 Incident Free Honor Society
    • LP Red Bluff – 2009 Incident Free Honor Society
  • Actus Lend Lease Leading Partner in Safety Awareness Award
  • Composite Panel Association Safety Awards
    • LP East River – Long Term Safety Award Trophy for lowest incident rate between 2007 and 2009, Annual Safety Award Trophy for best record among large plants 2009, Safety Achievement Plaque for operating three years at less than half of the industry’s average incidence rate
    • LP Roaring River – Safety Achievement Plaque for operating for three years at less than half of the industry’s average injury incidence rate
  • Manitoba Apprenticeship Branch and the Apprenticeship Trades Qualification Board Employer of the Year to LP Swan Valley for support for the Manitoba Apprenticeship training system, encouraging success of apprentices and providing a working environment that encourages excellence. Swan won the award for rural employers.
  • The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency Green Star Award to LP Two Harbors for successful participation in the agency’s Environmental Audit Program
  • Sustainable Forestry Initiative® (SFI®) Leadership in Conservation Research to Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (LP) and Ducks Unlimited Canada (DUC) for activities leading to long-term conservation of important wetlands and watersheds in west-central Manitoba
  • Frist Foundation Award of Achievement for Team Building in the 2009 Nashville-based Center for Nonprofit Management’s annual Salute to Excellence awards to LP Pencil Box free school supply store in Nashville, TN
  • Wilkes County, N.C., United Way “Above and Beyond” award to LP Roaring River


  • APA Safety Awards Safest Company Award (4 or more mills)
    • LP Carthage – Division I (under 400,000 hours) 1st Place
    • LP Panguipulli – Division I (under 400,000 hours) 2nd Place
    • LP Sagola – Division I (under 400,000 hours) 3rd Place
    • LP Athens – Three Year Safety Award
    • LP Carthage, Panguilipulli, Sagola, Roxboro, Lautaro, Wilmington, Tomahawk, and Athens – Incident-Free Honor Society
  • Huntsman Health and Hygiene Gold Seal Award – (8th consecutive) - LP Tomahawk
  • Duke Energy Power Partner Award to LP Roaring River for energy savings generated by the use of infrared technology to dry primer coatings.


  • Occupational Hazards Magazine America’s Safest Companies
  • National Safety Council Occupational Excellence Achievement Award
    • LP Athens, Clarke County, Hanceville, Hayward, Hines, Meridian, Middlebury, Red Bluff, Roaring River, Roxboro, Selma, Silsbee, Tomahawk and Two Harbors
  • APA Safety Awards
    • Number One building products company
    • LP Wilmington – Top 1 winner of APA
    • LP Athens – Division III 3-year average award