Henry County Based Great Southern Wood Preservers Expanding,

Aerial photo of GSWP's Abbeville, Alabama Plant
Aerial photo of GSWP's Abbeville, Alabama Plant

Abbeville based Great Southern Wood Preserving Company is expanding.

The company, famous for its Yellawood label aquired two wood treating plants in Arkansas and Missouri marking its expansion into the midwest.

GSWP already ownes facilities in Georgia, Florida and Texas.

The company, started in 1971 as a three-man operation is now considered an industry leader.

GSWP, a family-owned company, was founded by Auburn Alumni Jimmy Rane.