KBE’s Eric Brown Retires, John Davies Takes Over Leadership of Mid-Atlantic Office

August 12, 2019
August 12, 2019 – Eric C. Brown, LEED AP, long-time principal and senior leader of KBE Building Corporation has announced plans to retire at the end of 2019. John Davies has joined the firm and will take over as Managing Director of KBE’s Mid-Atlantic office. With more than 34 years of construction experience Mr. Brown … Continue reading KBE’s Eric Brown Retires, John Davies Takes Over Leadership of Mid-Atlantic Office

KBE Awards $18,000 in Scholarships to 12 CT Technical High School Graduates

June 26, 2019
KBE’s 2020 Technical High School Scholarship program applications will be available on our website on October 1, 2020. If you have questions about the scholarship program or would like more information about resources for pursuing a construction industry career, email jlawhorn@kbebuilding.com. There are an estimated 500,000 construction jobs open and begging to be filled in … Continue reading KBE Awards $18,000 in Scholarships to 12 CT Technical High School Graduates

KBE Building VP of Business Development Appointed to Camp Courant Board of Directors

April 22, 2019
4/22/2019 – KBE Building Corporation’s Vice President of Business Development, Allan Kleban, was recently appointed to Hartford’s Camp Courant Board of Directors. As a member of the Board, Mr. Kleban will help ensure that the Camp achieves its strategic goals and that more than 1,000 of Hartford’s young people will have what the Camp describes … Continue reading KBE Building VP of Business Development Appointed to Camp Courant Board of Directors

368 Families Enjoy Thanksgiving Dinner Courtesy of KBE Building Corporation

November 19, 2018
Farmington, Conn., November 19, 2018 – KBE Building Corporation has provided 368 turkey dinners for families in Conn. and Md. as part of its 10th annual Gift of Gobble event. KBE employees and their families joined together to assemble and distribute the boxes on Nov. 17 and 19 to organizations throughout Conn. and Md. Over … Continue reading 368 Families Enjoy Thanksgiving Dinner Courtesy of KBE Building Corporation

Two KBE Projects Honored by Associated Builders and Contractors of CT

November 2, 2018
11/2/18 – Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) CT Chapter honored two KBE Building Corporation projects at the organization’s Excellence in Construction Awards event on October 25, 2018 at the Aqua Turf Club.  Litchfield Judicial District Courthouse project and the Putnam Refectory Renovation project at University of Connecticut (UConn) were each given the top award in their … Continue reading Two KBE Projects Honored by Associated Builders and Contractors of CT

KBE Completes Colaccino Center for Health Sciences at American International College

October 25, 2018
10/25/18 – KBE Building Corporation recently completed construction on the Colaccino Center for Health Sciences at American International College (AIC). KBE provided General Contractor services for the two-story, 6,000 sf renovation and 15,000 sf addition on AIC’s Springfield, Mass. campus. “We are always happy to see the hard work put in by all team members … Continue reading KBE Completes Colaccino Center for Health Sciences at American International College

Transformation of Ox Ridge Riding & Racquet Club on Schedule

October 24, 2018
10/24/18 – Groundbreaking ceremonies were held in October for the expansion of the Ox Ridge Riding & Racquet Club in Darien, Connecticut, with KBE Building Corporation leading the construction effort. The $11.5 million design-build project will transform this 104-year old historic equestrian facility, long recognized for training award-winning equestrian champions, into one of the area’s most … Continue reading Transformation of Ox Ridge Riding & Racquet Club on Schedule

KBE Named a 2018 Best Workplace

September 25, 2018
  KBE Building Corporation Named A Top Workplace in CT Farmington, Conn., Sept. 25, 2018 – KBE Building Corporation, a $300 million construction services firm located in Farmington and Norwalk, was named one of The Hartford Courant’s Top Workplaces in Connecticut for 2018. The Courant’s 2018 Top Workplaces event was held at the Aqua Turf … Continue reading KBE Named a 2018 Best Workplace

KBE’s Litchfield Judicial District Courthouse Project Named Project Team of the Year by Connecticut Building Congress

June 25, 2018
6/25/2018 – The new Litchfield Judicial District Courthouse was named Project Team of the Year and also earned First Place for the New Construction category by the Connecticut Building Congress (CBC) at the organization’s awards dinner on June 12, 2018 at the Bond Ballroom in Hartford. The Courthouse was a Design-Build project between KBE Building … Continue reading KBE’s Litchfield Judicial District Courthouse Project Named Project Team of the Year by Connecticut Building Congress

A Tale of Student Housing on Two Campuses

March 27, 2018
What are the chances? Two new residence halls on two campuses nearly 400 miles apart – both awarded to the same construction firm. Both campuses modeled on a historic campus design theory, which is enjoying a resurgence as campuses across the county seek to build deeper engagement with their students. Here’s a look at the … Continue reading A Tale of Student Housing on Two Campuses