Archive for the ‘News’ Category

In Memorium: Winter 2015

In Memorium MARCA has again said good-bye to a few valued members and friends of the roofing industry. In November, Mike Barnaba, a founding partner of Roofing & Sustainable Systems, Inc, passed away at the young age of 54. Mike was a very active MARCA member, who many may have seen at our Crab Feast in September. Gene Zappacosta also passed away in November at the age of

read more

INDUSTRY NEWS: Copper Status Update

INDUSTRY NEWS: Copper Status Update You may have heard a lot recently about copper suppliers and the status of copper and copper based products. Hopefully the following points will dispel some myths and provide clarity to what’s happening in the architectural copper market. BOTH Revere and Hussey are the main sources for copper. Revere is producing Freedom Gray and backorders

read more

NEW MARCA MEMBER PROFILE: Harbor Roofing and Contracting

NEW MARCA MEMBER PROFILE: Harbor Roofing and Contracting Harbor Roofing and Contracting was started on February 20, 2014 by Doug Portner as a full service roofing company. Doug has been in the roofing business for over two decades.  Beginning in the late 80’s in the Philadelphia market, Doug moved to the Washington DC area with his family in the mid 90’s

read more
Safety Focus: Mt. Vernon Monument Scaffolding by JD Belfield

Safety Focus: Mt. Vernon Monument Scaffolding by JD Belfield

SAFETY FOCUS: Mt. Vernon Monument Scaffolding by JD Belfield The Baltimore Washington Monument was a project that JD Belfield worked on for approximately 9 months. During this project, their number one priority was providing adequate fall protection. Falls from elevation are the #1 killer in construction and a focus hazard area of Maryland OSHA. Maryland OSHA’s Consultation division actually walked

read more
Page 1 of 4212345»102030...Last »