Skanska has been contracted to build a casino in Snoqualmie, Washington in the US. The contract amount is approx. €85 million (US$120 million), which is included in the order bookings for the first quarter. The customer is the Snoqualmie Indian Tribe.
The project involves a new casino, a 1,000-seat event center and five restaurants. Casino Snoqualmie will cover about 17,200 m² and is being built in a mountain-lodge style. The project also includes a parking facility.
Work has begun and is scheduled to be completed in November 2008. Skanska is currently also constructing a 400-room hotel and casino addition to the Greektown Casino in Detroit, Michigan. This project will be completed in 2008.