DeFoe makes sure you can safely cross those proverbial bridges when you get to them. The heavy construction firm specializes in the design and construction of bridges, highways, airport terminals, railroads, and other transit projects throughout the New York Metropolitan and Tri-State area. Other areas of expertise include rehabilitation and reconstruction, foundations, and architectural concrete work. DeFoe, which was founded in 1946, often works for the New York State Department of Transportation as well as the The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey. President John Amicucci Sr., who is the son-in-law of former president Dario Cioti, owns the company.