New Britain's Downes Construction Company adds several new hires

Published on Wednesday, 6 October 2021 14:19
Written by Ciara Hooks


NEW BRITAIN – Downes Construction Company announced Wednesday morning the addition of several new employees.

Antonio “Tony” DeMelo will be project executive; Lawrence Glynn will be chief estimator; Jeff Gutsfeld will be vice president of Business Development; and Joseph “J” Lucas will be project manager.

“We are excited to be able to add such valuable new members to our team,” said Dave Patrick, president of Downes Construction Company.

DeMelo has over 30 years of experience in the construction industry.

Glynn has over 26 years of experience in the industry.

Gutsfeld has spent over 35 years in the Connecticut and Rhode Island marketplace.

Lucas has been in the architecture, engineering and construction industry for nine years.

“He has recently completed the new Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. campus in Hartford,” Patrick said of Lucas.

Located at 200 Stanley Street in New Britain, Downes Construction Company provides a full range of construction-related services, from project planning to construction.

Posted in New Britain Herald, New Britain on Wednesday, 6 October 2021 14:19. Updated: Wednesday, 6 October 2021 14:21.