Skanska USA Building Inc. Constructs Nation’s First LEED® Gold-Certified Hospital

Press release 8/13/2006 6:00 PM EST

Skanska USA Building Inc. announces that it has built the nation’s first LEED gold certified hospital in the U.S. As a leader in both healthcare construction and sustainable building practices, Skanska is considered to be one of the most green-focused contractors in the country, especially in the healthcare arena, and the recent completion of the Providence Newberg Medical Center in Newberg, Ore., has taken that reputation to new levels.