June 2015

NARSC Reinforcing Steel Industry Award Presented to Steve Parker

NARSC, founded in 1969, has worked jointly with the Iron Workers on a multitude of issues over the years, including safety, insurance, training, work jurisdiction and market recovery. At its 2015 winter meeting, Steve Parker, executive director, Department of Reinforcing Iron Workers, was presented NARSC’s prestigious Reinforcing Steel Industry Award for unselfishly giving his time and talents to the entire ironworking industry. 

Ryann Sickel, Rebar, Inc; Vic Cornellier, TSI Exterior Wall Systems, Inc.; Kevin Kelly, business agent, Local 46 (New York); Don Evanson, West Wind Reinforcing, LLC; James Whaley, Whaley Steel Corporation; Doug Johns, Whaley Steel Corporation; Keith LePage, Whitacre Engineering Co. and second vice president of NARSC; William Livingston, Quality Re-Steel, Inc. and vice president – labor of NARSC; Ron Piksa, general treasurer, Iron Workers International; Richard Whaley, Whaley Steel Corporation; James Ayersman, Genesis Steel Service, Inc. and president of NARSC; Steve Parker; Dennis Stump, Akron Rebar Company; Larry Alcorn, Barsplice Products Inc.; Fred Codding, NARSC; Steve Sieracke, Black Swamp Steel, Inc.; Edward Penna, president, Local 405 (Philadelphia); Albert Frattali, Iron Workers District Council Benefit & Pension Plan; Ken Bombard, Genesis Steel Service, Inc.; Paul Radice, Gotham Staple Co., Inc.; John Parsons, MAX USA Corp.; Samuel Malone, business manager, Local 405; Jason Groft, Gerard Daniel Worldwide; Ron Watson, Barsplice Products Inc.; Todd LePage, Whitacre Engineering Co.; and Bruce Imig, MAX USA Corp.

The National Association of Reinforcing Steel Contractors

The National Association of Reinforcing Steel Contractors (NARSC) has been an industry ally and advocate for more than 40 years. If you’re a reinforcing steel contractor, NARSC is ready to reinforce your business. You’ll enjoy strength in numbers, receive vital information, and build a network of friendships and support. Moreover, you’ll have the satisfaction of knowing you’re helping build your industry’s future. Place a strong foundation for your business today. You’ll find a warm welcome at NARSC. 

NARSC recently held its winter meeting in March 2015 and its next meeting will be held July 15, 2015, at the Washtenaw Community College, Ann Arbor, Michigan, in connection with the Ironworker Instructor Training program at the college. NARSC will also hold a meeting March 2 and 3, 2016, in Orlando, Florida. Details are still being finalized. For more information please see our website at narsc.com.