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Local Expertise

Building the facilities that make cities great – schools, hospitals, offices and more – Skanska is shaping the Orlando region. A leader in all sectors, we’re established as the green building leader in Central Florida, constructing buildings that can be loved not only by our clients, but by all Floridians.

Project Experience

  • Florida Advanced Manufacturing Research Center

    This research and development building (R&D) will consist of a two-story, 109,000-SF semiconductor research and manufacturing facility on approximately 20 acres in eastern Kissimmee area of Osceola County, Florida. This project will be built in t...

  • UF Health Shands Cardiovascular/Neuroscience Hospital Expansion

    Skanska is providing construction management services for the $225 million, 540,000-SF expansion of the UF Health Shands Cardiovascular and Neuroscience Hospital in Gainesville, FL. The nine-story expansion will include 216 new inpatient beds, outpat...

  • Chemistry/Chemical Biology Building

    The 117,000-SF Chemistry/Chemical Biology building on the main campus of the University of Florida consists of undergraduate teaching laboratories, classrooms, auditorium, teaching support, graduate research laboratories and offices. The new building...

  • FedEx Hub

    Skanska is providing construction management services for the new FedEx Hub in Ocala.  The facility is a 404,000-SF pre-engineered metal facility located on a 150-acre site. The project scope includes: a distribution center, mezzanine, two loadi...

  • Chickasaw Library Remodel

    Skanska provided construction management services for the $3.3 million, 16,000-SF remodel of an existing office building into a high-tech community library. The facility features computer training rooms, meeting rooms, study rooms, a kids’ acti...

  • J. Wayne Reitz Union Student Center Expansion and Renovation

    The J. Wayne Reitz Union, originally built in 1967, serves as the "community center" of the University of Florida. The facility provides services and programs designed to enhance the campus life experience for students and other members of the campus...

  • Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children Expansion

    $220 million, five-story, 425,000-SF, 192-bed expansion to the existing Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children (AIDHC) in Wilmington, Delaware. The Nemours Delaware Expansion Project includes a 108,000-SF, 188-car ground-level parking garage below th...

  • Verizon Finance Center

    Skanska provided construction management services for the $26 million, 220,000-SF, Class A build-to-suit office building.  The building sits on a 17-acre site and incorporates site-cast tilt-wall construction with a high-performance curtainwall ...

  • Dorothy Lumley Melrose Center for Technology, Innovation and Creativity

    Skanska provided construction management services for the $1.9 million, 26,000-SF renovation on the second floor of the Downtown Orlando Public Library includes labs for: visual arts, film, digital media, graphic design and audio engineering. Renovat...

  • UF Clinical Translational Research Building for the Institute on Aging

    The CTRB (Clinical Translation Research Building) project, built on a 2.5 acre site, is located on the University of Florida main campus. The scope of work required our team to demolish the existing buildings on site, relocate existing utilities and ...

  • University of Central Florida, Baseball Stadium Expansion

    The University of Central Florida and the team of Skanska/DLR Group collaborated and fast-tracked the design to complete and submit it for permit in only 23 days. The construction followed suit with the team completing in 59 calendar days and enjoyed...

  • Port Canaveral Welcome Center

    It could be mistaken for a modern-day lighthouse, the 175-foot-tall Welcome Center along Florida’s eastern coast. Only, the Port Canaveral center’s purpose is not to warn people away, but to attract the many thousands of cruise ship passe...

  • Port Canaveral Cruise Terminal No. 6

    Skanska provided design, permitting and construction services of the 110,000-SF cruise terminal to support simultaneous disembarkation and embarkation operations for the largest cruise ships in existence. The project also included modifications and u...

  • Apopka High School

    Apopka High School is a replacement high school project for Orange County Public Schools. The new high school, with 2,883 student stations, was built on the site of the existing Apopka High School campus. Upon completion we assisted with move-in, the...

  • UF Health Shands Cancer Hospital

    The new eight-story, 480,000-SF cancer hospital provides 192 additional private rooms, diagnostic and therapeutic oncology care, burn ICU, SICU to support ORs, BMTU, and general surgery beds, operating suite of 12 rooms and support areas, level-1 tra...

  • Orlando Utilities Commission Reliable Plaza

    Skanska in partnership with JCB Construction, provided construction management at risk services for OUC’s new headquarters building and parking structure. This consolidated facility located in Downtown Orlando contains administration, marketing...

  • Wekiva High School

    This new 345,000-SF, 3,029 station, prototype high school was built on a 136-acre site and consists of a ten building campus with three, two-story classroom buildings, gymnasium, auditorium, media center, football field, two baseball fields, and trac...

  • Lakeside Village Retail Center

    The Lakeside Village Lifestyle Center involves the development of a 100 acre mixed use lifestyle center. A lifestyle center offers the latest in shopping experiences, with outdoor streetfront entrances set amongst highly landscaped courtyards and fou...

  • UF Health Cancer Center at Orlando Health

    Skanska provided construction management services for the 220,000-SF state of the art M.D. Anderson Cancer Center - Orlando built on the campus of Orlando Regional Medical Center. It is ten stories high consisting of three floors and 35 areas of outp...

  • Colonial High School

    This $29.7 million, 320,000 SF project is part of Orange County’s Comprehensive Needs program. The project included the demolition of most of the existing school structures for the construction of seven (7) new buildings. Several existing build...

  • Echelon at Uptown

    As a result of our success at Echelon at Cheney Place, Skanska was selected to construct a second luxury apartment building for Echelon Residential. The new 5-story, 244-unit apartment complex and 380-space parking garage are located adjacent to Orla...

  • Park North at Cheney Place

    Skanska constructed the first luxury apartment building to be built in downtown Orlando in many years. Located adjacent to Orlando's Historic District in the heart of downtown, the Colonial Style apartment complex is set on four acres, complete with ...