Skanska has secured a contract for construction management of a new hospital in Ohio. The total value of the project is USD 109 mln. Skanska's portion of the contract amount is USD 61 mln, approximately SEK 450 mln, which is included in fourth-quarter order bookings.
Skanska is responsible for construction management of the project comprising a 214-bed, 50,000 m² (523,000 square foot) hospital and rehabilitation center as well as a power house on a campus setting. The new buildings will replace an existing hospital.
Preparatory work has already begun. Construction will begin next autumn and the project is scheduled to be completed in December 2007.
The project is being carried out by Skanska USA Building's unit in Michigan in a joint venture with Shook Construction.