Skanska Awarded $189 million contract to erect steel for Transbay Transit Center

Press release 8/11/2013 6:00 PM EST

Skanska USA announced it has been awarded a $189.1 million contract from the Transbay Joint Powers Authority to supply and erect 24,000 tons of structural steel for the Transbay Transit Center, the new multi-modal transit hub in downtown San Francisco.

The Transbay Project, the largest transit project in the Western United States, has been nicknamed the “Grand Central Station of the West” and will house 11 transit systems under one roof when it is completed.