Category Archives: News

New materials, products pave the way for Mar-Bal growth

February, 2020

February 7, 2020 This article originally appeared in Plastics News New materials, products pave the way for Mar-Bal growth FRANK ESPOSITO Plastics News Staff Staff at Mar-Bal’s Virginia plant with the new 1,000 ton press. The Ohio-based thermosets firm has grown through acquisitions and product development and is looking at new potential in new markets. […]

DYNAMIC TACTILE COMPOSITE DUO

December, 2019

December 11, 2019 For Immediate Release: DYNAMIC TACTILE COMPOSITE DUO:  DETECTABLE WARNING SYSTEMS’ ADA COMPLIANT AlertCast® & AlertTile® TACTILE WARNING PRODUCTS DELIVER A MYRIAD OF CONSTRUCTION AND SAFETY SOLUTIONS VIA ADVANCED COMPOSITES. Chagrin Falls, OH−December 2019 Now a part of the proprietary product family of Mar-Bal, Inc. (Mar-Bal: Chagrin Falls, OH), Detectable Warning Systems™ (DWS) is […]

Mar-Bal Positioned for Growth with Acquisition of Tactile Dome Product Line

October, 2019

October 18, 2019 Breaking New Ground Via Tactile Acquisition For Immediate Release: Mar-Bal, Inc. Positioned for composites growth with acquisition of innovative Detectable Warning Surfaces safety product lines. Chagrin Falls, OH−October 2019 Mar-Bal, Inc., (Mar-Bal: Chagrin Falls, OH) is one of America’s fastest growing companies and the largest manufacturer of BMC molded Standoff Insulators in North […]

Mar-Bal Founder Receives ACMA’s Inaugural Pioneer Award

September, 2019

September 23, 2019 Jim Balogh, Mar-Bal Founder Recognized As A Pioneer of the Composites Industry. “In honor of ACMA’s 40th anniversary in 2019, the Pioneer Award has been created to recognize individuals who have either developed, enhanced or created processes and/or materials that have advanced the composites industry”. (Via ACMA’s Website). Mar-Bal and ACMA Mar-Bal […]

Family Business Conference & Family Business Achievement Awards

September, 2019

September 19, 2019 Mar-Bal Among Seventeen Family Business Achievement Award Honorees for 2019 (Content courtesy of Smart Business. Photos by McKinley Wiley) Since 2012, the Family Business Conference & Family Business Achievement Awards is an interactive workshop with leading industry experts that provides the type of actionable insight necessary to plan for a smooth transition of family businesses. Beginning […]

Colleague Focus – Phillip Lewis

September, 2019

September 18, 2019 Colleague Focus – Meet Phillip Lewis In this edition of Colleague Focus, we’re introducing you to Phillip Lewis, the Maintenance Manager for our Dublin, Virginia facility. Phillip has been with Mar-Bal nearly 7 years and will be approaching his work anniversary on October 1st. Reflecting on his Mar-Bal career to this point, Phillip […]

Colleague Focus – Lisa Weber

August, 2019

August 16, 2019 Colleague Focus – Meet Lisa Weber  Lisa Weber joined Mar-Bal in 1990 as a Machine Operator and worked her way to Customer Service, Shipping and Receiving Manager of our Cuba, Missouri facility. Lisa’s career is a testament to her work ethic which was instilled in her by both parents who taught her […]

Mar-Bal Welcomes 2019 Summer Interns

July, 2019

July 12, 2019 With summer in full swing, our interns have settled into their specific roles and even participated in community service events alongside Mar-Bal employees. Mar-Bal strives to provide an enriching experience for each group of interns no matter their area of study. Additionally, we benefit from their fresh perspectives and enthusiasm throughout their […]

Anniversaries and Milestones

June, 2019

Mark Elliott Celebrates 25 Years of Perfect Attendance with Mar-Bal May 9, 2019May 9th of this year was a day of recognition for Mark Elliott who works out of our Cuba, Missouri facility. In addition to celebrating his work anniversary of 25 years with Mar-Bal, Mark’s landmark achievement of perfect attendance during that time was […]

Mar-Bal’s 2019 Day of Action

June, 2019

June 7, 2019 Mar-Bal’s Annual Day of Action at WomenSafe, Inc. Chardon, OH (June 7, 2019) — As part of Mar-Bal’s community initiative, a group of interns, friends, family and members of our Corporate Office in Chagrin Falls, Ohio gathered their tools, donned their gloves and workwear to spend the day landscaping at WomenSafe, Inc. Each […]