Skanska has signed a USD 45.6 M contract, about SEK 430 M, for an emergency department expansion and renovation for Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, MA. The contract will be included in order bookings for Skanska USA in the second quarter of 2019.
The expansion and renovation will be multi-phased, and the emergency department will be operating throughout. The first phase will include the expansion into about 2,300 square meters of space adjacent to the emergency department, while the second and third phases include the demolition and reconfiguration of the existing emergency department. Additionally, there will be major upgrades to the Power and HVAC Systems throughout the Hospital.
Construction began in March 2019 and is scheduled to be complete by late 2021.
Skanska is one of the leading construction and development companies in USA, specializing in building construction, civil infrastructure and developing commercial properties in select U.S. markets. Skanska USA had sales of SEK 67 billion and about 9,000 employees in its operations in 2018.
For further information please contact:
Pamela Monastra, Senior Vice President, tel + 1 404 946 7533
Jacob Birkeland, Head of Media Relations, Skanska AB, tel +46 (0)10 449 19 57
Direct line for media, tel +46 (0)10 448 88 99
This and previous releases can also be found at www.skanska.com
Skanska is one of the world's leading construction and project development companies, focused on selected home markets in the Nordic region, Europe and USA. Supported by global trends in urbanization and demographics, and by being at the forefront in sustainability, Skanska offers competitive solutions for both simple and the most complex assignments, helping to build a sustainable future for customers and communities. The Group has about 38,000 employees. Skanska's sales in 2018 totaled SEK 170 billion.
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