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Local Expertise

Our vast background in the industry covers rail projects, subway maintenance facilities, water and wastewater treatment plants, power generation facilities, roadways, underpinning and excavation support systems.

Project Experience

  • 1/9 Ventilation Facility

    New York City Transit awarded Skanska USA Civil a $37 million contract to construct two new vent plants for the 1/9 7th Avenue subway line in Lower Manhattan. Constructing the two new vent plants required extensive underground utility relocation and ...

  • Brooklyn-Queens Expressway

    The New York State Department of Transportation (NYS DOT) awarded Skanska USA Civil Northeast a $241 million contract to rehabilitate two miles of the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway in Queens, NY. The project encompassed reconstruction of roadway, ramps ...

  • Corona Yard Maintenance Facility

    Skanska USA Civil Northeast constructed a train maintenance shopand separate car washer facility for this $168 million design-build contract. The buildings service, clean and maintain New York City Transit's #7 Line railcars. The project team, which ...

  • Croton Water Filtration Plant

    It seems fitting that Skanska’s largest project in the U.S. is set to be one of the main facilities to supply 10 percent of New York City with its drinking water. Upon completion, the Croton Water Filtration Plant, will have the capacity to tr...

  • East River Repowering Project

    Skanska secured a contract to repower one of the largest and most significant combined-cycle power stations owned by Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc.The East River Generating Station is a 43,000-square-foot facility that produces electr...

  • Highbridge Yard Maintenance Facility

    Skanska, as part of a joint venture, was awarded a design-build contract by Metro-North Railroad to construct the Highbridge Yard Rail Maintenance Facility in Bronx, N.Y.The scope of work for this project included:· design and constr...

  • Newtown Creek Water Pollution Control Plant

    Skanska managed New York City’s $493 million upgrade to its largest wastewater treatment plant.The Newtown Creek Water Pollution Control Plant expanded capacity from 1.2 million to 1.8 million cubic meters per day, a 50 percent increase. The q...

  • NYPA's 500 Mw Combined-Cycle Power Plant

    Skanska built a combined-cycle power plant to add 500 megawatts to New York City's power supply on a four-acre site adjacent to the existing Charles M. Poletti Generating Station.The scope of work for this project included:· con...

  • Combined Heat & Power Plant (CHP) System

    $95 million replacement and expansion of an existing co-generation plant with a new 13.4 megawatt (MW) facility consisting of two gas turbine generators with boiler units (heat recovery steam generators) and switchgear within an underground vault.&nb...

  • Ravenswood Combined Cycle Power Plant

    Skanska was awarded a contract to build a 250 megawatt combined-cycle power plant in Long Island City, N.Y. The plant uses a combustion turbine generator that outputs 160 megawatts; a heat recovery steam generator; and a 90 megawatt steam t...

  • Rehabilitation of Times Square Subway Complex

    Skanska rebuilt New York City’s largest and busiest subway stop -- the Times Square Subway Station. The station serves as a hub for four subway lines carrying 500,000 passengers daily.Skanska improved the configuration and architecture of the s...

  • Roosevelt Avenue/74th Street Station Renovation

    Skanska renovated the Roosevelt Avenue/7th Street Station Complex for New York City Transit. The $87 million project included ensuring the station is compliant with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). The scope of the project included: &middo...