August 2008
Search    

A landmark project

A landmark project not ratednot ratednot ratednot ratednot rated

Wagner Roofing reroofs Georgetown University's Healy Hall

by Ashley St. John
Be the first to comment


Georgetown University was built in 1789 in Washington, D.C., and is the U.S.' oldest Catholic university. The main campus's Healy Hall was built between 1877-79 and is named for Patrick Healy, the first black president of a major American university.

Healy Hall, a Flemish Romanesque building, was added to the D.C. Inventory of Historic Sites in 1964 and the National Register of Historic Places in 1971 and was named a National Historic Landmark in 1987. Georgetown University's current president's office is located on Healy Hall's second floor.

When Healy Hall needed its original slate roof system replaced because of leaks, university officials asked Wagner Roofing, Hyattsville, Md., to perform the work.

"Wagner Roofing has been doing work for Georgetown University for years," says Lee Simon, Wagner Roofing's estimator and project manager. "The base bid was to replace all the slate on the rear elevation on both sides of the...



Web exclusive: Click below for more information.
Contact information for the companies responsible for reroofing Georgetown University's Healy Hall

Forging a path



To read the article in its entirety, please log in or register (registration is free).

Log in or register for FREE access to this article and other Professional Roofing online content.

Not a professionalroofing.net user?

Register now for free access
  • Full access to every article
  • Online Web exclusive information
  • Photo gallery
  • Breaking news
  • Online classified ads

Already a professionalroofing.net user?

Log in now

User name:

Password:

 


Login help
Click here to have your user name and password emailed to you.




Comments (0) Login to post a comment or rating
There are no comments posted.

NRCA NRCA