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Bly Presented with Power of Our People Award

Danforth’s Rich DeLotto was proud to nominate and present Rich Bly, Piping Foreman, with the Power of our People Award at a recent all company meeting. Rich was recognized for the industry leading experience he provided to FIFCO USA on the 79 Perry Street project. FIFCO USA’s Director of Retail Strategy and Business Development provided…Read More

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“Tiny Home” for Veteran in Capital Region Completed with Assistance from Danforth

For the past two years, the Ballston Spa High School Technology students have been in the process of building a “Tiny Home” as a hands – on field project. During the course of this project, a partnership developed between the High School and the Malta Veterans Appreciation Program. When the Veterans Program became involved, they…Read More

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Contractor Magazine’s Under Thirty All-Stars includes Danforth’s Chris Kandefer

Danforth Foreman Chris Kandefer was recently featured as one of three plumbing tradesmen in Contractor Magazine’s Under Thirty All-Stars. The article highlights the growing shortage of skilled trades workers in the United States. As Kandefer and two other plumbing company employees attest, the trades are an option that young people should consider for employment as…Read More

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New MCAA Student Chapter at Alfred State College Tours Danforth Facilities

Students from the new MCAA chapter at Alfred State College recently toured the Danforth facilities in Buffalo to learn more about the fabrication and CAD portions of the company. The students toured our pipe fabrication shop where welding fabrication for various projects was taking place. In addition, the students had an opportunity to tour the…Read More

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NYS Fairgrounds Exposition Center Receives Jeffrey J. Zogg Build New York Award

Danforth was proud to be recognized as a contributing team member on the NYS Fairgrounds Exposition Center when the project received the Jeffrey J. Zogg Build NY Award earlier this year. The new Expo Center totals 136,000 square feet and is the largest facility of its kind north of New York City between Boston and…Read More

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Carrow Promoted to IT Manager

John W. Danforth Company is pleased to announce the promotion of Andrew Carrow to IT Manager. Andrew joined Danforth in 2010 as an intern, managing Danforth’s websites and supporting the JD Supply Filter Division. In 2017, his passion and drive towards continual improvement earned him a position in the IT Department where his initial focus…Read More

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Danforth’s Air Filtration Expert to Present on Indoor Air Quality Best Practices

Danforth’s Air Filtration Accounts Manager Rich Carrow will be presenting a webinar with Buildings Magazine titled “Indoor Air Quality Best Practices” on June 4 at 1 pm EST. In today’s present world indoor air quality (IAQ) is a major priority when it comes to facility operations as well as building occupants. In this webinar, Rich…Read More

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John W Danforth Promotes Liddle, Julian and Carrow

Danforth is pleased to announce the promotions of Don Liddle to Director of Finance & IT, Jamie Julian to Corporate Controller, and Andrew Carrow to IT Manager. Please join us in congratulating them and supporting them in their new roles. Don Liddle Prior to joining Danforth in 2015 as Corporate Controller, Don held various financial…Read More

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Danforth Announces Promotions of Staub, Optis, Jr., DeLotto and Reagan to Project Executive

The John W. Danforth Company is pleased to announce promotions of four Senior Project Managers to Project Executive, effective immediately. Please read below to learn more about each of their accomplishments. Please join us in congratulating them and supporting them in their new roles. Mark Staub Mark joined John W. Danforth Company in 2005 and…Read More

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DeRue Accepts New Challenge as Central New York Regional Service Manager

The John W. Danforth Company is happy to announce that David DeRue has accepted a new challenge as Central New York Regional Service Manager, effective immediately. David is approaching his 22nd year with Danforth. During his tenure he has held positions as Project Manager and Senior Project Manager overseeing a wide array of successful projects.…Read More

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