Infrastructure for land and sea

Stella-Jones is a leading supplier of pressure treated wood products to the marine, industrial and civic sectors for outdoor applications in a variety of weather and geographic conditions. We produce piling, wharf timbers, bridge timbers, crane mats, railway crossings and laminated poles and offer a variety of select wood species and preservatives to satisfy the needs of our industrial customers.

Given the scope of our vast network, Stella-Jones has the treating capacity, sources of supply and purchasing power to meet the needs of the industrial and marine market.

Infrastructure for land and sea

Extensive Transportation Network

With facilities strategically located across the United States and Canada, our extensive distribution network offers broad, economical coverage using truck, rail and maritime transport.

Continuous Supply

Our combined production capacity, long-term relationships with wood suppliers ensure a constant ample raw material supply, particularly in times of urgent or emergency need.

Short Delivery Times

Our agile continental network of wood treating plants and distribution yards carry a large inventory to ensure that you get the materials you need quickly and efficiently, even under urgent conditions.

Customized Products

According to customer specifications, the following services can be provided:
Marine Piling
Southern Yellow Pine round timber piles used in piers, wharfs, seawalls, bulkheads, jetties, and marinas.
We stock both .80# CCA for land and freshwater applications as well as 2.5# CCA for saltwater immersion.
Marine Timbers
Southern Yellow Pine rough or sized timbers in .80# CCA for saltwater splash zone and ground contact, 2.5# CCA for saltwater immersion. Ideal for both residential and commercial applications such as piers, wharfs, seawalls, bulkheads, jetties, and marinas.
Bridge Timbers
Timbers that are graded and manufactured per specific customer plan details and requirements.
Railway Crossing Panels
Timbers that are dowel-laminated side-by-side to make a panel set that will lay adjacent to steel rails on top of ties. The timber depth is manufactured to closely match the rail height allowing for vehicles to cross railroad tracks at a relatively smooth transition without damage to the railroad.
Customized Products
Outdoor projects that employ wood in the maritime, industrial and civic sectors require pressure treated wood products to withstand a range of differing environmental conditions.

Wood Species

Douglas Fir

Grown in the American northwest and considered one of the best softwood timbers, this premium wood species is strong and light.

Douglas Fir

Red Pine

Native to Eastern Canada and the Northeastern United States, this lightweight, straight and evenly-grained species with moderate decay resistance is easy to work with in outdoor applications.

Pin rouge

Southern Yellow Pine

Grown in southeastern United States, this species is remarkably strong, with thick, easily treatable sapwood.

Southern Yellow Pine

Mixed Hardwood

Hardwood species such as gums, maples, birches and hickories in particular, offer excellent balance between strength and treatability.

Mixed Hardwood

Oak

Red and white oak offer hardness, durability and excellent service life in railroad timber.

Oak

Western Red Cedar

Grown in the Pacific Northwest, this lightweight, premium pole species is popular for its natural insecticidal properties. May be pressure, butt or thermal treated, and is easy to climb.

Cèdre rouge de l’Ouest

Preservatives

Stella-Jones offers specialized treatments to protect wood in outdoor industrial and marine applications from rot, insect and marine-borer damage.
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Pentachlorophenol (Penta)

Used as a pesticide and disinfectant, this wood treatment is commonly used for wharf pilings.

  • Red Pine
  • Oak
  • Mixed Hardwood
  • Southern Yellow Pine
Creosote

This oil-based preservative is pressure-impregnated into the wood cells to protect against rot, fungus and insects.

  • Douglas Fir
  • Red Pine
  • Oak
  • Mixed Hardwood
  • Southern Yellow Pine
Chromated Copper Arsenate (CCA)

Clean, odorless and paintable, this water-borne treatment offers durability and resistance.

  • Red Pine
  • Oak
  • Mixed Hardwood
  • Southern Yellow Pine
  • Western Red Cedar
Copper Naphthenate

An alternative oil-based preservative which offers a clean finish.

  • Douglas Fir
  • Western Red Cedar
  • Oak
  • Mixed Hardwood
  • Southern Yellow Pine
Borate

Water borne preservative protects the heartwood of the timber. Most commonly used in conjunction with creosote. This dual treatment offers maximum protection against internal and external decay and insect attack.

  • Oak
  • Mixed Hardwood

The Stella-Jones Network

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  • Secure Supply, Quick Response

    With strategically located manufacturing facilities and multiple distribution yards spanning the continent, we guarantee prompt delivery, even in an emergency.

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Treating Facilities
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1 New Westminster, BC
2 Prince George, BC
3 Galloway, BC
4 Carseland, AB
5 Neepawa, MB
6 South River, ON
7 Guelph, ON
8 Gormley, ON
9 Peterborough, ON
10 Gatineau, QC
11 Rivière-Rouge, QC
12 Delson, QC
13 Sorel-Tracy, QC
14 Truro, NS
15 Arlington, WA
16 Tacoma, WA
17 Sheridan, OR
18 Eugene, OR
19 Silver Springs, NV
20 Eloy, AZ
21 Lufkin, TX
22 Russellville, AR
23 Rison, AR
24 Converse, LA
25 Pineville, LA
26 Alexandria, LA
27 Bangor, WI
28 Cameron, WI
29 Memphis, TN
30 Scooba, MS
31 Fulton, KY
32 Winslow, IN
33 Montevallo, AL
34 Clanton, AL
35 Cordele, GA
36 Whitmire, SC
37 Goshen, VA
38 Dubois, PA
39 McAllisterville, PA
40 Warsaw, VA
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