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About Us

Who We Are

A family-run business in beautiful Lithia, Florida, Southern Pine Timber Products was started in 1987 by Richie Longanecker to fulfill the needs of building contractors and lumber companies throughout Florida and the Southeast.

The majority of our products are made from Southern Yellow Pine due to its unique characteristics such as its strength, straightness, minimal knots, low density fiber structure (which facilitates pressure treatment), and once pressure treated, its ability to withstand the harsh, tropical environment of Florida. 

We particularly specialize in wide and long beams, such as 12″ x 20″ on the face and up to lengths of 34′. We have one of the largest planers in the Southeast, which can plane up to a 12″ x 20″ beam. 

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Meet Our Staff of Experts

Our Staff

From left to right: Kelley Longanecker, Richie Longanecker, Jen Benoit, Sam Longanecker, James Ford, Harold Mitchell, Joey Campbell, Jayce Ware, Cassidy Eramo, Zac Longanecker

Why Choose Us?

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On the jobsite without the product you need to continue? Because we have a sawmill on site, we can manufacture beams — even unusual dimensional beams — and deliver to you quickly. We are the only company to call if you need custom dimensional beams quickly. 

Rush Order? No Problem

With our own sawmill and truck fleet, we can produce and deliver your order anywhere in the Southeastern US faster than anyone else. We stay on the move so you can too.

FDOT Certified Quality Control

Southern Pine Timber Products is one of the only FDOT certified mills in Florida. That means that our plant meets or exceeds the quality and process control standards for the FDOT's production and construction operations.

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