Lincoln’s Business Climate

As a Maine MDOT Service Center, Lincoln caters to a population of just over 22,000. More than 12,000 vehicles drive through Main Street each day. Six lending institutions combine to have over $120 million in deposits. Sales tax indicators demonstrate continued growth in many sectors. Economic indicators continue to look good for Lincoln.

Lincoln, Maine is a Certified Business-Friendly Community, and has been recognized as a town that provides exceptional service and streamlined regulatory processes for business owners. Certified by the Maine Department of Economic and Community Development in 2012, Lincoln has been recognized as a community that shows a true commitment to business development.

Lincoln’s business potential has caught the interest of giant retailers such as Wal-Mart, Rite Aid, Hannaford, Aubuchon and McDonalds, just to name a few. Come and invest in Lincoln. You’ll see! Rick Hawkes from Bangor Neon said, “Lincoln is one of the easiest towns I’ve dealt with. It has been a pleasure doing business here”.

To find a specific business in Lincoln, please visit our business directory:

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Johnston Dandy

The Johnston Dandy Company has been utilized by papermakers using Dandy Rolls or over 150 years to produce watermarks in machine made papers, and to make improvements in the sheet. Dandy Rolls are used for improving formation, closing up the sheet, smoothing the top side surface, improving felt side quality and printability and improving drying.

Larkin Enterprises, Inc.

Larkin Enterprises, Inc. supplies technical and support personnel on a contract basis to some of the leading firms in the power generation and utility industries – both within the US and around the globe.


FASTCO Corporation is a professional organization committed to quality, safety and efficiency through teamwork and high standards. The FASTCO Corporation is a mechanical contractor performing projects from design and shop fabrication, to field installation and maintenance, utilizing experience, technology and innovation, and specializing in ASME code services. FASTCO Corporation is an expanding, developing and profitable company, established in Lincoln, Maine, serving Northern New England’s industrial customers.


PK Floats

PK Floats is another Lincoln Business Treasure that goes unnoticed. Founded in 1954 by Pete Kelner of International Falls, Minnesota, PK Floats Inc. is now located at the Lincoln Regional Airport (LRG) in Lincoln, Maine. The company was purchased by Alton Bouchard, of central Maine, from Devore Aviation in the spring of 2000. All of the tooling, templates and design data were moved from Albuquerque, New Mexico to the new manufacturing facility in Lincoln.


Important Business Links

Maine Department of Economic and Community Development
Maine Office of Business Development
Maine Office of Community Development
Maine International Trade Center
Eastern Maine Development Corporation
Maine Economic Development Directory
The Maine Development Foundation
Maine Business Works
Maine Department of Labor