Dave Marr, Jr.

Vice President & General Manager, Marr Crane & Rigging


Dave Marr, Jr. is Vice President and General Manager, Marr Crane & Rigging. He is responsible for overall management of day-to-day activities and office/field personnel for crane, rigging and elevator divisions. Dave has worked at Marr since 2009 after completing his undergraduate studies at Bates College in Maine.

Dave’s favorite part about working at Marr is having the opportunity to meet, work with and get to know such a diverse cross section of people within the New England Construction community.

When describing his professional goals, Dave says he wants “to develop and evolve Marr Crane & Rigging into the industry leader in Eastern Massachusetts through high levels of professionalism and efficiency.”

Additional interesting facts about Dave:

  • Authored a thesis about Tostig Godwinsson’s involvement in the Norman Invasion of 1066
  • 2-time NECHA (Northeast Collegiate Hockey Association) Cup Champion with the Bates Bobcats Men’s Hockey Team (4-time Regular Season Champ)
  • Played football for 4 years at Bates College
  • Coached football for 5 years at Thayer Academy
  • Visited Rwanda, Australia, Ireland, amongst other places in the world
  • Upon arriving in Boston in 1882 from Pictou, Nova Scotia, his family’s name was changed from “Meagher” to “Marr”