John W. Danforth Company

Danforth Company Projects

Danforth has completed Mechanical projects across all market segments since 1884. Each project has its unique challenges and we are continuously looking for new methods and technologies to apply. Our goal is not just to complete a project but to build a solution for our clients. We have assembled case studies of many of our projects and you can view some of our key completed projects below.

Some of our work:

Sayreville Station SCR Construction Power Project

Owner: NRG Energy
Danforth’s Role: Construction & Commissioning Manager
Contract Value: $1,950,000
Date Completed: December 2015

QuaDPharma Pharmaceutical Cleanroom & Laboratory Design-Build

Owner: QuaDPharma
Danforth’s Role: Design & Build Contractor
Contract Value: $90,321
Date Completed: April 2013

GlobalFoundries HVAC Dust Collection Project Case Study (239 KB)

GlobalFoundries HVAC Dust Collection

Owner: GlobalFoundries
Danforth’s Role: Sheet Metal Fabrication & Installation
Contract Value: $13,450,000
Date Completed: April 2014


Covanta Packaged Steam Boiler Installation Project Case Study (348 KB)

Covanta Packaged Steam Boiler Installation

Owner: Covanta Energy Corporation
Danforth’s Role: General Contractor for Mechanical Systems
Contract Value: $11,000,000
Date Completed: April 2014

First Niagara Center Dehumidification Improvements Project Case Study (389 KB)

First Niagara Center Dehumidification Improvements

Owner: Hockey WNY LLC
Danforth’s Role: Design & Build Contractor
Contract Value: $2,283,500
Date Completed: September 2011

Monroe Community Hospital Energy Performance Contract Project Case Study (289 KB)

Monroe Community Hospital Energy Performance Contract

Owner: Monroe County
Danforth’s Role: Energy Performance Contractor
Contract Value: $9,000,000
Date Completed: October 2009


Kaleida Health – Gates Vascular Institute Project Case Study (319 KB)

Kaleida Health – Gates Vascular Institute

Owner: Kaleida Health
Danforth’s Role: Mechanical Contractor
Contract Value: $31,000,000
Date Completed: November 2011

Bethune Lofts Conversion Project Case Study (441 KB)

Bethune Lofts Conversion

Owner: Ciminelli Real Estate Corporation
Danforth’s Role: Mechanical & Plumbing Design & Build Contractor
Contract Value: $2,927,557
Date Completed: September 2013

US Federal Courthouse

Owner: General Services Administration
Danforth’s Role: Mechanical Contractor
Contract Value: $15,300,000
Date Completed: December 2011


Colonel Ward High Lift Project Case Study (493 KB)

City of Buffalo – Colonel Ward High Lift

Owner: City of Buffalo
Danforth’s Role: General Contractor
Contract Value: $5,038,700
Date Completed: August 2011

RIT – Golisano Institute for Sustainability Project Case Study (335 KB)

RIT – Golisano Institute for Sustainability

Owner: Rochester Institute of Technology
Danforth’s Role: Mechanical Contractor - HVAC & Plumbing
Contract Value: $6,576,300 (Phase I) | $600,000 (Phase II)
Date Completed: April 2013

Buffalo Public Schools #39 HVAC Renovations Project Case Study (207 KB)

Buffalo Public Schools #39 HVAC Renovations

Owner: Buffalo Board of Education
Danforth’s Role: Mechanical Contractor
Contract Value: $2,532,820
Date Completed: September 2007


Larkin at Exchange Building Project Case Study (223 KB)

Larkin at Exchange Building

Owner: LCO Building LLC
Danforth’s Role: Mechanical Contractor
Contract Value: $6,000,000
Date Completed: December 2011

GlobalFoundries Technology Development Center (TDC)

Owner: GlobalFoundries
Danforth’s Role: HVAC Piping & Ductwork, Process Ductwork & Plumbing
Contract Value: $60,000,000
Date Completed: Projected April 2016