Skanska builds research facilities in New Jersey, USA, for USD 43M

Press release 10/13/2017 2:00 AM EST

Skanska has signed a contract with ExxonMobil Research and Engineering Company to build new research facilities and renovate existing laboratories in Annandale, New Jersey, USA. The contract authorization is worth USD 43M, about SEK 350M, which will be included in the US order bookings for the third quarter 2017.

In addition to the construction of 24,000 square feet of new facilities, landscaping, lighting and parking infrastructure, Skanska will complete renovation of approximately 39,000 square feet of research and development laboratory space across three floors of ExxonMobil’s existing facilities. Skanska will also develop the infrastructure necessary to house specialized equipment and install new HVAC and electrical systems, as well as soundproofing, in new and renovated areas.

Construction is underway with completion expected in the first quarter of 2019.