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Buffalo Estimators Recognize Kevin Laurendi

Buffalo’s Kevin Laurendi has been recognized by his colleagues and has earned the Power of Our People Award. This award is given to those who display a passion for their work, their company and the industry. Kevin embodies these qualities everyday at Danforth. Kevin is a vital part of the Buffalo Estimating Team and is…Read More

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Rochester Plumber Awarded Apprentice Highlight

Christopher Smith has been recognized by his supervisors as this month’s Apprentice Highlight. Chris has been working with Danforth since the fall of 2015, and is currently working on site at the Golisano Children’s Hospital located in Rochester, New York. Chris is responsible for plumbing, rigging, heating, shut downs, blueprint readings, and installations. When asked…Read More

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Josh Licht Recognized As This Month’s Apprentice Highlight

Josh Licht has been recognized by his supervisors as this month’s Apprentice Highlight. Josh has been working with Danforth for over a year and is currently working on site at the University at Buffalo School of Medicine project, located in Downtown Buffalo, NY. Josh is responsible for installing plumbing systems at the UB School of…Read More

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Senior Buyer Recognized for Going the Extra Mile

Tonawanda based Senior Buyer, Mark Moretti, is the latest recipient of the Power of Our People Award. This award is given out to those who display a passion for their work, their company and the industry. Mark exhibits each of these qualities every day he comes to work. Mark began his career with Danforth 20…Read More

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Danforth Responds to Cooling Emergency During Summer Heat

Brothers of Mercy – Emergency Maintenance The Danforth Team specializes in responding to emergency service situations. On July, 19 2016, Danforth received a call from Brothers of Mercy Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. The facility lost its ability to cool during a hot Buffalo evening. The Danforth Team immediately sprang into action connecting a rental chiller…Read More

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Capital Region’s Scott Janssen Earns Promotion

Capital Region employee Scott Janssen has been promoted. Scott, who joined John W. Danforth Company in 2013, held the position of Energy Engineer prior to his promotion. Scott has been influential in the development of the Energy Business in the Capital Region. In the past year, Scott has performed detailed energy audits for Argyle CSD…Read More

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Capital Region’s Jeff Garwol Recognized for New Hire Orientation Training

Jeff Garwol was nominated for June’s Power of the People award. A member of the Operation’s department in the Capital Region, Jeff is recognized for his consideration in helping other employees, as well as his ability to take initiative. Jeff consistently goes out of his way to help all employees assisting in Danforth Process and…Read More

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Danforth Offers Freelance Fabrication Services

Danforth offers expertise in freelance fabrication services. Danforth has launched a new webpage that offers its in-house prefabrication services to its customers at the click of a button. This service allows our customers to fill out an online form with details about their fabrication project. Our team can fulfill personalized orders for installing contractors across…Read More

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Danforth to host Lean Construction Institute Gemba Walk

In January, 2016, Danforth became a Regional Corporate Membership of the Lean Construction Institute. The Lean Construction Institute (LCI) is a non-profit organization founded in 1997. The LCI aims to transform the Design and Construction supply chain industry to follow a lean production approach- an approach that focuses on maximizing value while minimizing waste. LCI’s…Read More

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Niagara University’s Clet Hall Renovations Begin

Beginning in May of 2016, after high demand for an updated event and banquet facility, Niagara University has commenced renovations for its Clet dining facility. Danforth was chosen by the University to serve as the construction manager for the $7.2 million project. The renovations for the dining hall will include an updated kitchen for employees…Read More

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