207-688-8195 Professional Logging Contractors of Maine

Stand Strong with US!

Membership Eligibility:

Logging Contractor: responsible for timber harvesting from stump to roadside – eligible for Board Membership, voting member, insurance dividend eligible.

Affiliated Contractor:  includes sole proprietor w/ pre-determination letter (must be Master Logger certified), owner-operator/sub-contractor, chipping contractor, grinding contractor, slashing contractor or chip mill – not eligible for Board membership, voting member, dividend eligible.

Forest Contractor:   trucking only or forest road construction, 50% or more of business is from forestry operations – not eligible for Board membership, voting member, dividend eligible.

Membership Benefits:

  • Access to the PLC Safety Dividend Program with Acadia Insurance* this is an insurance program where logging companies and sole proprietors can be rewarded for having a safe workplace by receiving sustainable refunds of their insurance premium, to date this PLC Plan has returned over $6 Million to our members’ bottom line!   Acadia Dividend Program 
  • Membership in the American Loggers Council, PLC is one of the founding members. You can access ALC Loggers online—www.amloggers.com 
  • Access to the Loggers Voice – Our newsletter that strives to raise the level of professionalism within the logging community in Maine. Gain from Legislative Updates, Safety Suggestions as well as the latest happenings within our industry.
  • Supporting Member discounts for PLC Members- See list below
  • PLC provides strong representation and advocacy in Augusta and nationally on key issues effecting your business. You will receive timely email updates and PLC IMPACT explaining current legislation, what PLC is doing on your behalf and actions you can take to help.
  • Take advantage of FREE Safety Training and other Workshops providing an opportunity to network with other loggers, vendors and associates who share a vested interest in the success of our industry.
  • PLUS…a NEW way to advertise on our website in the LOGGINGZONE, a great space to advertise equipment for sale or job opportunities. Free to Members!

* Participation in the Acadia Insurance Dividend Plan subject to underwriting approval, speak with your insurance agent for more information.

PLC Member Only Discounts:

Anderson Equipment: 0% Parts & Service Financing Program– 15 months
Canadian Chains: Free shipping on chains to PLC Members
Brenntag Lubricants Northeast: No Charge Loaned Diesel Exhaust Fluid Electric Pump/Meter/Tote with Brenntag UltraPure DEF Bulk Supply Agreement
Dennison Lubricants: Free Pail of Oilzum Bar & Chain Oil with the purchase of a Rotella T4, T5 or T6 Drum
Daigle & Houghton, Inc.,: Western Star- Up to a $3000 rebate offered to PLC of Maine Members, available at participating dealers
Fabian: Call 207-465-2000 for special PLC members (open to all employees) home heating pricing (oil & propane).
FA Peabody: Free Workers Compensation Modification Review
Freightliner of Maine: Western Star- Up to a $3000 rebate offered to PLC of Maine Members, available at all participating dealers
Haix: PLC Member only discount of 15% off MSRP
HALE Trailer: PLC Member Pricing
Hect-OR-oll LLC.: Free Shipping
Labonville: Exclusive PLC Member discounts – up to 20%
Maine Trailer: *10% DISCOUNT* On all Load Straps, Winches, and Cables for PLC Members; *FREE*Log Trailer Inspection with Sticker
NH Bragg: 20% off—32 North STABILicers Heels
Pelletier Manufacturing: 10% discount on all Pelletier Manufactured parts & free inspections on any Pelletier Log Trailer purchased 2020 or after.
Readfield Ins Agency: Free, no obligation review of your current insurance program and coverage
Rudman Winchell-Attorneys At Law: 10% Member Discount
SFE- Scandinavian Forestry Equipment: EcoLog Rebates from $20,000-$35,000 on all in stock Harvesters and Forwarders
Soleno: Offering 5% member discount through Treeline & FMS
Sullivan Tire: Exclusive PLC Member pricing on tires. Call FMI.
Wallingford’s Inc.: Exclusive member benefits for PLC members! Please call for details.
Whited Peterbilt of Maine: Peterbilt – Up to a $2000 rebate offered to PLC of Maine Members, available at participating dealers
Windy Ridge: Get $18 off each box of GATOR hot saw teeth & free shipping on skidder chains—for PLC of Maine members only


HECT-OR-OLL Discount

Fabian Oil Discount

Wallingford’s Discounts


Benefit Alert: Wallingford’s Inc offers Clark Tracks rebates for ALC affiliates including PLC members!

Wallingford’s Inc. is proud to support and extend the Association Rebate program for members of the American Logger’s Council (ALC) and its state association members which include the PLC. Learn more

Western Star Discount

Western Star Rebate 2020

Please find attached the guidelines for the 2020 Western Star rebate program.  Any truck purchased after December 31, 2019 is subject to these new terms and conditions.

Maine Trailer Discounts

Scandinavian Forestry Equipment

Sullivan Tire Discount Skidder Tires

PLC Members get a 5% discount on culverts purchased at Treeline and Frank Martin & Sons


Hale Trailer discounts for PLC Members on new trailer purchases! Call Neal at 207-232-7969 for details!

Cross Arena Discounts for PLC!

Enhanced Supporting Members 

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