Slate Roofing Contractors Association of North America, Inc.

Contractor Profile:

J. Raymond Couvreur et Fils Inc.

J. Raymond Couvreur et Fils Inc.

Membership Category: Roofing Contractor

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General Information

1. BUSINESS NAME: J. Raymond Couvreur et Fils Inc.

2. CONTACT PERSON: Richard Desormeaux

3. BUSINESS TYPE: Corporation

4. ADDRESS: 20550, chemin de la Cote-Nord, Mirabel (Qc) J7J 2B7

5. PHONE NUMBER: (450) 430-7900; Cell (514) 974-8939

Fax Number: (450) 435-9658

Email Address:


6. STATE WHERE INCORPORATED: Quebec Year of Incorporation: 1983

7. YEARS IN BUSINESS under current ownership: 5 Years in business under present name: 33

Transfer father/sons

8. FULL TIME EMPLOYEES (Average No.): 50


9. PART TIME EMPLOYEES (Average No.): 5


10. WORK RANGE: Quebec/Canada


11.List any TRADE ORGANIZATIONS to Which You Now Belong: C.R.C.A. Q.M.R.A N.R.C.A.


12. CRIMINAL HISTORY: Has the above named business, including principals, partners, officers, owner, or any employee, been convicted of any business related crimes in the past 15 years? No

13. LICENSE REVOCATION: Have you ever had a business license revoked? No


14. LIABILITY INSURANCE Company: Assurance Evolution Inc.


Experience Level


16. I have been actively involved in the slate roof contracting business for the past five continuous years. Yes

17. I, or my employees, have worked on, repaired, installed and/or restored slate roofs for at least the past five continuous years: Yes

18. At least 75% of the roofing contracts I have fulfilled over the past five years have been natural quarried slate roofing contracts, OR my company does at least $500,000 per year of natural quarried slate roofing contracts: No

19. If your annual percentage of slate roofing contracts is less than 75% of your total roofing, what percentage of your roofing contracts do you estimate to be slate roofing contracts? 1%

20. What estimated percentages of contracts in the following roofing categories do you engage in annually?

21. asphalt shingles 2%

single ply 65 %

built-up roofing 30%

cedar shakes 1 %

22. ceramic tile %

cement shingles %

imitation %

metal 2%

23. Other (explain): See letter here attached.

24. What percentage of your business contracting does not including roofing at all? 1%

25. What other types of contracting services do you provide other than roofing (e.g. carpentry, siding, heating)? Most Sub-trades related to roofing.

26. Do you subcontract slate roofing work to other contractors? No

27. How are your roofing professionals trained? In house training/Field & by our Vermont supplier of slates.

28. Do you do FLAT-LOCK (SOLDERED) COPPER roofing? Yes

29. Do you do STANDING SEAM metal roofing? Yes

30. Do you repair ASBESTOS SHINGLE roofs? No

31. Do you install RAIN SPOUTING on slate roofs? Yes

32. Do you do MASONRY WORK in association with slate roofs (such as chimney rebuilding)? Yes

33. Do you do ARCHITECTURAL SHEET METAL work (such as ornamental copper)? Yes

34. Do you do STEEPLE WORK? Yes

35. How do you access steep slate roof areas when doing repairs? Mostly by scaffolds.

36. What is your preferred method(s) for installing a replacement slate when doing a repair in the field of the roof? 2002 cupper clip inserted or bib.

37. Do you sell salvaged roofing slates? No If yes, do you ship them?

38. Do you keep a stockpile of salvaged slates? Yes If yes, approx. how many squares? 10

39. Do you sell new roofing slate? No If yes, do you stock them?

40. Do you do slate roof installations as well as repairs? Yes

41. What is the maximum size, in squares, of a new slate roof installation your company will do? Unlimited

42. Do your roofing professionals have certified professional training? If yes, explain (include the names of the individuals):

43. Name(s) of your slating professionals

Years of Experience


Name(s) of your slating professionals

Years of Experience


Richard Desormeaux

30 years

Andre Savoie

31 years

Mario Lalonde

20 years

Mathieu Joubert

3 years

Steve Raymond

1 year



Robert Dupuis

30 years



44. SRCA MEMBER SINCE: February 2017