June 2017

Lumber treatment plant looks to bring new jobs

Lumber treatment plant looks to bring new jobs rrdailyherald.com

ROANOKE RAPIDS - The former Georgia Pacific plant in Roanoke Rapids, which has been closed for about a decade, will be open for business come this fall.

Virginia based Culpeper Wood Preservers is hoping to renovate the building and be operational by Sept. 1, said Operations Manager Jimmy Clay.

The plant treats lumber, and the business plans on creating 20 jobs with an average wage of $45,850.  Read more at rrdailyherald.com