Skanska has signed a contract with Locum AB to rebuild and expand Södertälje hospital, Sweden. The contract is worth SEK 968 mln (approx. €104 mln), which will be included in order bookings for Skanska Sweden for the third quarter of 2014.
The project includes a 22,000 m² emergency hospital, including a delivery ward. In addition, an existing 8,000 m² building will be converted into care units with additional 120 single rooms.
The new Södertälje hospital will meet high sustainability standards. The aim is to certify the building according to Miljöbyggnad at the highest level, Gold.
Construction work is planned to start August 2014, and the work will be completed in May 2018.