Skanska to renovate and expand school in Massachusetts, USA, for USD 237M, about SEK 2.2 billion

Press release 1/9/2019 8:00 AM EST

Skanska has signed a contract with Belmont High School in Massachusetts, USA. The contract is worth USD 237M, about SEK 2.2 billion, which will be included in the order bookings for Skanska USA for the fourth quarter of 2018.

Skanska will renovate and expand Belmont High School into a four-floor, 42,000-square-meter building for grades 7-12. The building will include new academic and science wings, media and dining areas and administrative health suites. Skanska will also renovate the existing gymnasium and swimming pool, and perform exterior site work and landscaping for the building.

Construction is set to begin in November 2018 with completion scheduled for the third quarter of 2023. The project architect is Perkins + Will.