John W. Danforth Company

Higher Ed Projects

Danforth has completed many Higher Education projects since its founding in 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:

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

SUNY Upstate Medical Hospital Project Case Study (291 KB)

SUNY Upstate Medical University Hospital

Owner: State University Construction Fund
Danforth’s Role: Sheet Metal Subcontractor
Contract Value: $5,888,000
Date Completed: February 2011

University at Buffalo Spine HVAC Upgrade Project Case Study (235 KB)

University at Buffalo Spine HVAC Upgrade

Owner: State University Construction Fund
Danforth’s Role: Mechanical Contractor
Contract Value: $4,735,653
Date Completed: December 2011


University at Buffalo School of Engineering Project Case Study (274 KB)

University at Buffalo Davis School of Engineering

Owner: State University Construction Fund
Danforth’s Role: Mechanical Contractor
Contract Value: $13,414,000
Date Completed: December 2011