Skanska has signed a contract with FedEx Ground to construct a new distribution facility in Maspeth, New York. The contract is worth $110 million, which will be included in the US order bookings for the second quarter 2021.
The contract includes paving, the abatement and demolition of three unoccupied buildings and the construction of a new 28,000 square meter two-story distribution facility in Maspeth, Queens. The building will feature administrative office space on the ground level and a precast concrete access ramp for second-level employee parking. The exterior precast façade will include 45 truck loading bays.
Construction began in May 2021 and is scheduled for completion in September 2023.