Skanska builds Boeing paint facility in South Carolina, USA, for USD 87 M, about SEK 730 M

Press release 7/2/2015 5:00 AM EST

Skanska has signed a contract amendment to build The Boeing Company’s Commercial Airplane Decorative Paint Facility in Charleston, S.C, USA. The contract is worth USD 87 M, about SEK 730 M, which will be included in order bookings for Skanska USA Building for the second quarter of 2015.

This project is a 35,000 square-meter facility used to paint Boeing’s 787 aircraft. The facility includes two paint bays, office towers, and mechanical and electrical rooms. The facility has an extensive MEP (Mechanical/Electrical/Plumbing) system to handle the requirements for the paint process.