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Skanska Constructs New Building for Offices and Retail in Stockholm, Sweden, for SEK 1.2 billion

February 7, 2017 - in Buildings

Skanska has signed a contract with AMF Fastigheter to construct a new building for commercial and office premises in central Stockholm, Sweden. The contract is worth about SEK 1.2 billion, which will be included in order bookings for Skanska Sweden for the…

Skanska Builds New Sixth Street Viaduct in Los Angeles, USA, for USD 134 M, about SEK 1.2 billion

January 17, 2017 - in Lifecycle

Skanska has, in a joint venture with Stacy and Witbeck, signed a contract with the City of Los Angeles to construct the new Sixth Street Viaduct in Los…

Skanska Builds Energy-Positive Office Building in Trondheim, Norway, for NOK 370M, About SEK 390M

January 9, 2017 - in Lifecycle

Skanska has signed a contract with Entra to build the world's northernmost energy-positive office building in Trondheim, Norway. The contract is worth…

Skanska Upgrades Rail Network in Southern England for GBP 165M, About SEK 1.9 Billion

November 15, 2016 - in Construction, Lifecycle

Skanska has, in alliance with Aecom, Colas Rail and Mott MacDonald, been awarded a contract by Network Rail to design and construct the Waterloo and South West Upgrade on the South West Trains network in the South of England. The total contract value is GBP…

Skanska Recognized as a Global Leader in Climate Change Leadership

November 9, 2016 - in Corporate, News

Skanska is for the first time included in the global Climate A List compiled by the international not-for-profit organization CDP, formerly the Carbon Disclosure Project. Skanska is in the top 9 percent of the more than 2,000 companies around the world in…

Skanska Divests Its Investment in the M25 Motorway in London, UK

October 6, 2016 - in Corporate, News

Skanska has signed a Sale and Purchase Agreement (SPA) for its investment in the M25 motorway in London, UK, for about SEK 2.9 billion. The buyer, Edge Orbital Holdings Limited, is a consortium of institutional investors arranged and advised by Macquarie Capital…

Skanska Builds Nedre Otta Power Plant in Norway for NOK 657M, About SEK 650M

September 27, 2016 - in Energy

Skanska has signed a contract with Eidsiva Vannkraft AS to build Nedre Otta power plant in the municipalities Sel and Vågå, Norway. The contract is worth NOK 657M, about SEK 650M, which will be included in the order bookings for Skanska Norway for the third…

Skanska Invests EUR 46M, About SEK 430M, in New Office Project in Helsinki, Finland

September 19, 2016 - in Corporate, News

Skanska invests EUR 46M, about SEK 430M, in a new office project in Helsinki, Finland, with a gross leasable area of 12,000 square meters. The construction contract is worth EUR 33M, about SEK 310M, which will be included in the order bookings for Skanska…

Michal Jurka New Business Unit President Skanska Czech Republic and Slovakia

September 12, 2016 - in News, People

Michal Jurka has been appointed Business Unit President Skanska Czech Republic and Slovakia. He will take on his new position on September 8 and will report to Roman Wieczorek, Executive Vice President, Skanska AB. Michal Jurka has been with the company for…

Skanska Builds Hotel in Seattle, USA, for USD 52M, about SEK 430M

September 1, 2016 - in Construction, Lifecycle

Skanska has signed a contract with the Widewaters Group to build the new Charter Hotel, which will be part of the Curio Collection by Hilton. The contract is worth USD 52M, about SEK 430M, which will be included in the order bookings for Skanska USA Building…