Cole Hardwood, Inc.
Flexibility in the market place and employee involvement are hallmarks of Cole Hardwood, Inc., a 34 acre concentration yard supplying U.S. and overseas markets, Cole specializes in lumber that is indigenous to the forests of Indiana. These species are Red Oak, White Oak, Ash, Poplar, Hard Maple, Soft Maple, Cherry, Hickory and Walnut. Thicknesses in most species are 4/4 through 8/4, with some species up to 16/4.
Cole Hardwood has kiln capacity of 1,300,000 BF. The facility also has over 225,000 square feet of heated warehouse, housing 4 KD inspection stations, 2 green lumber inspection stations, 2 stackers, a retail store, the office, planing mill and approximately 8,000,000 BF of kiln dried inventory. Total kiln dried and air dried inventory stands at 12,000,000 BF.
Cole Hardwood, Inc. is committed to making sure every step, from computer controlled kiln drying to their one-on-one customer service is focused on quality—the kind that is only possible with commitment from every department, every person, every day!
In addition, Cole Hardwood has a sister company, Indiana Dimension, Inc., which manufactures panels, mouldings, dimension and furniture and cabinet components. Indiana Dimension, located at the same facility, recently finished a new addition housing a finish line which utilizes water based finishes and a line for making mitered doors for the kitchen cabinet and RV industries. n