Our Awards

Our Awards

The awards listed below represent a small portion of the recognition the company has received over our 130 year history. With overall company awards, trade industry awards, individual project and executive recognition, Danforth is honored to have made an impact in both our community and industry as a leading mechanical contractor for the northeast.

2020

Buffalo Business First

Subcontractor Awards List

2019

Albany Business Review

Top Mechanical Contractors

Salvation Army of Buffalo

“Thanks” Award for Food & Clothing Drives

Buffalo Business First

Largest WNY Employers

CONTRACTOR Magazine

Book of Giants

2018

Boys & Girls Clubs of the Northtowns

Hall of Fame

Plumbing & Mechanical Magazine

2018 Mechanical Contractor of the Year

CONTRACTOR Magazine Book of Giants

3rd Largest Mechanical Contractor in the Northeast

Buffalo Business First

Fast Track Company of Western New York

Albany Business Review

Top Mechanical Contractors

2017

Buffalo Business First

Fast Track Company

Albany Business Review

Top Mechanical Contractors

2016

Buffalo Business First

Fast Track Company

CONTRACTOR Magazine

Book of Giants

Specialty Trades Insurance Co.

Award of Excellence – Safety Achievement

2015

Buffalo Business First

612′ C-Level Executive Award

Kevin Reilly

Specialty Trades Insurance Co.

Award of Excellence – Safety Achievement

Associated General Contractors of New York State

Excellence in Partnering Award –  M+W, USA/GlobalFoundries & John W. Danforth Company

2014

National Grid

Energy Efficiency Distinguished Partner Award

American Public Works Association NY Chapter

Disaster or Emergency Construction/Repair



Turner Construction

Overall Subcontractor of the Year

2012

Plumbing & Hydronic Contractor News

Top 100 Contractors

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