Skanska has signed a contract with Evansville HealthRealty to manage the construction of its new Multi-Institutional Academic Health Science and Research Center and will include $41 million in order bookings for Skanska USA Civil in the second quarter 2016.
Located in downtown Evansville, this four-story, 140,570-square-foot facility will house medical education programs for Indiana University, the University of Evansville and the University of Southern Indiana. A simulation center, dental clinic, amphitheater, clinical research area, teaching classrooms, offices and surface parking are also included in the project.
PCI Skanska and S/L/A/M Collaborative are the lead design firms for the project. Construction began in June 2016 and is slated for completion in February 2018.