Isaac Blair Shores Back Bay’s Storied Haddon Hall

| Katherine Marr

  At the corner of Commonwealth Avenue and Berkeley Street in Boston sits number 29 Comm. Ave., a thin, 11-story structure built in 1892 as a Parisian-style apartment hotel. Known as Haddon Hall, the hotel was considered an architectural atrocity as it did not conform to the four-story townhouse style of the Back Bay. In […]

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Daniel Marr & Son @ Boston Children’s Clinical Building

| Katherine Marr

A busy summer means a busy fall ahead at Boston Children’s Hospital… The Boston Children’s Clinical Building (BCCB) is the latest project to break ground at the Longwood Medical Area campus. Part of Boston Children’s Hospital expansion and renewal effort, BCCB will expand the hospital’s bed capacity as well as provide space for various inpatient […]

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Recall Notice from 3M Company

| Katherine Marr

RECALL NOTICE From 3M Company   PROTECTA Cobra Rope Grab is Recalled Please Inspect Your Inventory for this Equipment and  Follow the Procedures Outlined Below  

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Marr South Breaks Ground

| Katherine Marr

  The Marr Companies is expanding operations to a site south of Boston in Braintree, MA. In 2018, the company acquired 16 acres of land at 201 Commerce Drive in Liberty Park. Approximately one-third of the parcel will serve as the new location for Marr’s crane and rigging operations and other complementary products beginning in […]

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Marr Adds Two to Senior Management Team

| Katherine Marr

Jeffrey Marr, Jr. has been promoted to Vice President, Business Development for Marr Scaffolding Company.  For the past year Jeff has been serving as Manager of Business Development, a new position established at Marr Scaffolding Company at the end of 2017.   Prior to that, Jeff served as the Aerial Lift & Swing Stage Sales Representative […]

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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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