Day Kimball Healthcare

Downes Construction Company to host a Pre-Construction Open House on behalf of Day Kimball Healthcare

November 11, 2009

PUTNAM, CT – The Downes Construction Company will be hosting a Pre-Construction Open House on behalf of Day Kimball Healthcare, Putnam, CT on Monday, November 23, 2009 from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm. The event is located at the main hospital, 320 Pomfret Street (Rt.44), Putnam, CT, in the Robert H. Field Conference Center.

Information will be available on the bidding for construction trades at Day Kimball Healthcare’s new healthcare center project on Lathrop Road in Plainfield, CT. The work to be bid during the next two fiscal quarters has an estimated value of $8 million and is packaged for subcontractor participation in the following areas:

  • Site work
  • Windows, Storefronts, and Glazing
  • Cast-in-place Concrete
  • Gypsum Drywall
  • Masonry
  • Tile
  • Structural Steel and Metal Fabrications
  • Acoustical Ceilings
  • Architectural Woodwork
  • Flooring
  • Roofing
  • Painting
  • Joint Sealants
  • Food Service Equipment
  • Doors, Frames, and Hardware
  • Elevators
  • Plumbing, HVAC, Fire Protection
  • Electrical & Communications

All are welcome. Local subcontractors and suppliers are encouraged to attend to learn about bidding opportunities and the details of the project.

A second Open House will be scheduled following award of these contracts to the successful bidders for the benefit of persons seeking construction employment opportunities. Representatives of each subcontracting firm will be in attendance. If you plan to attend the Pre-Construction Open House on November 23, please add your name to the attendee list by calling Jessica Webb at 860-229-3755 or email

For more information contact:

Jessica Webb
The Downes Construction Company
200 Stanley Street
New Britain, CT 06050
860-229-3755 (tel)

Greg Harubin
Day Kimball Healthcare
320 Pomfret Street
Putnam, CT 06260
860-928-6541 ext. 2316 (tel)