Skanska USA Building and Skanska Latin America Join Forces to Build Pipeline in Puerto Rico

Press release 1/10/2008 6:00 PM EST

Skanska has been contracted to build a gas pipeline in Puerto Rico. The contract amount is $74 million, which is included in order bookings for the first quarter of 2008. The customer is the government power company, Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority (PREPA), a new client for Skanska. Construction on the pipeline is anticipated to begin in February, 2008.