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  • A Busy Summer of Schools for W. L. Gary, Including Dunbar and Carl Sandburg

    A new school year has begun after a busy summer of renovations and new construction at several schools throughout DC, Maryland, and Virginia.  W. L. Gary Company is proud to have been a part of several teams completing various projects that provide safe and comfortable places for our community’s children to learn. Dunbar Senior High…

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  • NAPE DC Elected New Board Members Including Askew of W. L. Gary Company

    The District of Columbia Chapter (#1) of the National Association of Power Engineers (NAPE) held elections for their Border in early June.  The newly elected board members will begin their one year terms in July 2013. Dave Power of DCFD Services, LLC was elected President. Richard Rice of Boston Properties is now the First Vice…

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  • W. L. Gary Promotes Justin Polhemus to Coordination Manager

    Justin promoted for leadership and vision W. L. Gary Company, Inc. announced the promotion of Justin Polhemus to Coordination Manager.  Polhemus will be responsible for overseeing and leading W. L. Gary Company’s in-house CAD department. “W. L. Gary strives to be the mechanical contractor of choice in the DC area based on the quality, timeliness,…

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  • “Lead Free” in 2014

    While lead may have been at the root of the plumbing industry – the term “plumber” coming from the Latin root for lead, “plumbum” – lead’s toxicity outweighs its beneficial metal work properties. While we have been reducing the amount of lead used in our plumbing materials, a new federal act going into effect January…

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  • W. L. Gary Company, Inc. Celebrates 90 Years of Incorporation

    On April 7, 1923, Walker Littlebury Gary incorporated his almost 25 year old plumbing, heating, and tinning business, W. L. Gary Company, Inc.  Walker certainly had a vision for his company, which he presumably wished to grow as a means to support his family, his employees, and his community.  But, could he ever have imagined…

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  • W. L. Gary Partners with Grunley in Virginia and DC

    W. L. Gary Company, Inc. has recently partnered with Grunley Construction Company, Inc. to work on two projects in the Washington, DC metro area, Carl Sandburg Middle School and the Washington Monument earthquake repairs. In Alexandria, VA, W. L. Gary Company will be performing all of the plumbing and HVAC installations in the Carl Sandburg…

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  • Brooke Greer Named MCAMW President of the Board of Directors

    On January 7, 2012, Brooke Greer, President of W. L. Gary Company, Inc., was introduced as the new President of the Board of Directors for the Mechanical Contractors Association of Metro Washington (MCAMW) at the January MCAMW Membership meeting. Craig Sasser, Senior Vice President of Limbach Company, LLC and 2012 MCAMW President, passed the presidential…

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