Skanska has signed a contract with University of Virginia to renovate and expand the current University hospital in Virginia, USA. The contract is worth USD 42M, about SEK 350M, which will be included in the order bookings for Skanska USA Building in the third quarter 2016.
The contract consists of early site work, utility relocations and installing the building foundation system. The entire multi-phased hospital expansion and renovation project is slated for completion in December 2020.
Construction services began in the June 2015 and this phase of the project is expected to be complete in September 2017.