KBE Building Corporation Wins Connecticut Construction Industries Association Community Service Award


KBE Building Corporation (KBE)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.

Farmington, CT (I-Newswire) December 12, 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 50 Ways to Make a Difference, an annual community outreach initiative launched in 2009 to celebrate KBE's 50th year in business. KBE provided both a financial donation and construction management services to support the project, which included a complete renovation of the existing 1,000 square-foot, single-story wood building that served as an infirmary and nurses' station for the summer camp. The renovation incorporated new finishes, heating and electrical systems, new roof, and exterior siding.

The firm also engaged a select group of trade contractors who donated their time and a portion of the construction costs to the project. The project costs were also underwritten in part by a grant from the Petit Family Foundation.

KBE's 50 Ways to Make a Difference initiative formalizes the construction company's 50+ year legacy of charitable giving, and focused in 2012 on providing support for children. The annual program is funded by significant corporate donations as well as donations and volunteer time contributed by KBE's 120+ employees.

"We are very proud to receive this distinguished award," said Mike Kolakowski, President and CEO of KBE Building Corporation. "We created 50 Ways to Make a Difference as a way to better serve the community through outreach programs, and we are extremely honored to be recognized for our efforts. More importantly, we're happy that children in need have a safe and secure health lodge during their time at camp."

The Community Service Award was presented on December 5, 2012 at CCIA's Holiday Reception and Annual Membership Meeting at the Aqua Turf Club in Plantsville, Connecticut.






About KBE Building Corporation

Visit the company's Web site at http://www.kbebuilding.com.Less..

Contact Information

KBE Building Corporation
Jonelle Lawhorn
30 Batterson Park Road
Farmington, CT
06032
Phone : 860-284-7431

Published in:

Industry

Published On:

December 12, 2012

Print Release:

Print Release

If you have questions regarding information in this press release contact the company listed above. I-Newswire.com is a press release service and not the author of this press release.The information that is on or available through this site is for informational purposes only and speaks only as of the particular date or dates of that information. As some companies and PR Agencies submit their press releases once per week,month or quarter, make sure to check the official company website for accurate release dates as our site displays the I-Newswire.com press release distribution date only.We do not guarantee the accuracy or completeness of information on or available through this site, and we are not responsible for or omissions in that information or for actions taken in reliance on that information.


Related Releases

Mechanical Testing Promotions at Laboratory Testing Inc.
Laboratory Testing Inc announces new roles for two of its employees, Steve Bowers as Mechanical Testing Workflow Supervisor and Paul Szczepaniak as second-shift Coordinator for Mechanical Testing.

Perisher Ski Resort's New Freedom Quad Chairlift
Ski Rider Hotel anticipates the completion of the new $4Million expansion set to open up the picturesque Guthega Area at Perisher Ski Resort

Low Cost Permanent Magnet Stepper Motors with Precise Precision
Motion Marketplace has released their new line of permanent magnet (PM) stepper motors. The TSM series offers precise precision at an unbeatable low cost.

Airius Wins Innovation Award for Environmental Technology
Airius Europe Ltd., the exclusive European importer of the Airius destratification fan systems manufactured by Airius LLC in Longmont, Colo., received the Innovation Award for Environmental Technology at the Environmental and Energy Awards 2014.

American Energy Education and Research Center, Inc Appoints John Browne as New Company President
American Energy Education and Research Center, Inc (AEERC) is proud to name John Browne as their new president effective immediately. AEERC believes that Browne's past experience, as well as his impeccable work ethic make him the perfect person to ov