ENCORE: A Sure Bet for the Marr Companies

| Katherine Marr

    Since breaking ground in the summer of 2016, Encore Boston Harbor has transformed the physical landscape of Everett and has impacted the economic and social landscape of the city of Boston and beyond. The Steel Daniel Marr & Son Company is nearing completion on the final steel work that encompassed four significant steel […]

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One and Two Brookline Place Children’s Hospital Expansion

| Katherine Marr

Boston Children’s Hospital is expanding its facilities and care beyond its Longwood campus to One and Two Brookline Place. The new facility will allow for patients and families to receive ambulatory-clinic care in a less congested and more convenient neighborhood setting, located near Route 9 and close to the Brookline Village MBTA Green Line station.   […]

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Dewey Park Square Wall Art

| Katherine Marr

Marr Aerial Lifts participated once again in the creation of the Greenway Wall Art in Dewey Square Park.  For 2018, Shara Hughes’ Carving Out Fresh Options, a boldly-colored imaginary landscape, was chosen to be displayed on this popular wall. This is Hughes’ first large-scale mural — the original painting on canvas is on view at the […]

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Emerson Little Building Is Big Work

| Katherine Marr

Emerson’s Little Building Named for Boston businessman John Mason Little, the modern Gothic-styled Little Building opened in 1917 as an office building and at 12 stories, was considered a skyscraper in Boston. Emerson College purchased the building in 1994 and a year later converted it into a dormitory and dining hall.  Shoring for New Building […]

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Two New Managers Appointed at Marr

| Katherine Marr

Two new management positions have been established to complement the companies’ current administrative team:   Vice President, Administration Daniel Flannery was recently hired as Vice President, Administration for The Marr Companies.  In this role, Dan will focus on the development and implementation of corporate plans and policies to support the operational objectives of all the […]

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Celebrating 120 Years in 2018: a brief look at our beginning

| Katherine Marr

THE EARLY DAYS Daniel Marr arrived in America just before the turn of the 20th century.  A skilled sea captain from Ireland, he came by way of Nova Scotia to start a new venture.   Daniel was able to transfer his seaman’s skills as a rigger and erector to business entrepreneur and in relatively short time, […]

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