KBE Welcomes Dave Watson as Chief Estimator

December 19, 2012
FARMINGTON, Conn., Dec. 19, 2013 — KBE Building Corporation has welcomed Dave Watson to its staff. He will be based at the company’s headquarters in Farmington, CT. Dave Watson joins KBE as Chief Estimator. He graduated with an Associate’s Degree in Electrical Engineering Technology from Pennsylvania State University. Mr. Watson’s construction experience is extensive, having … Continue reading KBE Welcomes Dave Watson as Chief Estimator

KBE Provides Preconstruction Phase Services for Two Senior Living Facilities

December 18, 2012
FARMINGTON, Conn., Dec. 18, 2012 — KBE Building Corporation (KBE) (www.kbebuilding.com) is providing Preconstruction Phase Services for  two senior living facilities: the Jewish Home for the Elderly project in Bridgeport, CT and Fieldhome Senior Living in Cortlandt Manor, NY. The Jewish Home for the Elderly project will replace an existing 360-bed skilled nursing center with … Continue reading KBE Provides Preconstruction Phase Services for Two Senior Living Facilities

KBE Achieves LEED Gold for UMBC Residence Hall

December 17, 2012
COLUMBIA, Md., Dec. 17, 2012 — The design-build team of KBE Building Corporation (KBE) (www.kbebuilding.com) and Newman Architects (www.newmanarchitects.com) has achieved LEED Gold certification for the University of Maryland, Baltimore County’s (UMBC) Patapsco Hall renovation and addition. The $16.5 million residence hall includes an 82,264 square-foot renovation and 52,390 square-foot addition. KBE partnered with Newman … Continue reading KBE Achieves LEED Gold for UMBC Residence Hall

KBE Breaks Ground for Conn. Naval Facility

December 14, 2012
GROTON, Conn., Dec. 14, 2012 — KBE Building Corporation has broken ground for a new commissary at the Naval Submarine Base in Groton, CT. The $14.5 million project will consist of a 57,000 square foot commissary with a general sales area, electronic checkout registers, receiving area, loading dock, meat and produce preparation areas, cold and … Continue reading KBE Breaks Ground for Conn. Naval Facility

KBE Welcomes Industry Veteran Robert Baumann as Project Executive

December 13, 2012
COLUMBIA, Md., Dec. 13, 2012 — KBE Building Corporation (KBE) (www.kbebuilding.com) welcomes Robert Baumann as Project Executive. He will be based in the firm’s Mid-Atlantic office in Columbia, MD. As Project Executive, Mr. Baumann is responsible for the overall management of select projects, and works with the KBE team to develop and execute project management … Continue reading KBE Welcomes Industry Veteran Robert Baumann as Project Executive

KBE Wins Connecticut Construction Industries Association Community Service Award

December 13, 2012
FARMINGTON, Conn., Dec. 13, 2012 — KBE Building Corporation (KBE) (www.kbebuilding.com) has won a Connecticut Construction Industries Association (CCIA) Community Service Award for its work on the Jennifer L. Hawke-Petit Health Lodge at the WFSB Channel 3’s Kids Camp in Andover, CT. The Health Lodge was completed in June of 2012 as part of KBE’s … Continue reading KBE Wins Connecticut Construction Industries Association Community Service Award

Kord Baker Promoted to Warranty/Compliance Officer

December 3, 2012
FARMINGTON, Conn., and COLUMBIA, Md., Dec. 3, 2012 — KBE Building Corporation has promoted Kord Baker to Warranty/Compliance Officer. Mr. Baker joined KBE in 1999 as a laborer, and has worked as a Project Superintendent since 2007, where he would coordinate and schedule trade contractors and maintain KBE’s Safety Plan as the on-site OSHA administrator.   … Continue reading Kord Baker Promoted to Warranty/Compliance Officer

Jim Culkin Earns Professional DBIA Certification

November 26, 2012
FARMINGTON, Conn. and COLUMBIA, Md., Nov. 26, 2012 — KBE Building Corporation (KBE) (www.kbebuilding.com) congratulates Jim Culkin on earning his Designated Design-Build ProfessionalTM Certification from the Design-Build Institute of America (DBIA). Founded in 1993, the DBIA is the only organization that defines, teaches, and promotes best practices in design-build project. Design-build is an integrated approach … Continue reading Jim Culkin Earns Professional DBIA Certification

KBE Donates Thanksgiving Dinners to 168 Families

November 21, 2012
The "Gift of Gobble" program is a staple in KBE's award-winning community outreach initiative, 50 Ways to Make a Difference.

KBE Announces $1,000 Website Contest

November 21, 2012
FARMINGTON, Conn., and COLUMBIA, Md., Nov.21, 2012 — “If you build it, they will come,” may not always play out in our world of information overload, so KBE Building Corporation is taking an extra step to encourage people to view the company’s new website. KBE Building Corporation has announced its “Thousand Bucks” contest to bring attention … Continue reading KBE Announces $1,000 Website Contest