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Skanska is one of the UK’s leading contractors, with its UK headquarters situated in Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire.

Skanska delivers construction, commercial property development (office buildings, shopping centres and logistics properties) and infrastructure development (roads, hospitals and schools).

The contractor operates around the world in selected markets in Europe and the US and employs 5,300 people in the UK and around 38,000 globally.

Notable projects include: the £1bn widening of the M25, the Waterloo and South West upgrade project, the A14 Cambridge to Huntingdon improvement scheme and facilities management to the Ministry of Defence at Northwood HQ.

To discover more about Skanska read the articles below.

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Asite chosen for £259m British Army Vehicle Storage Support Programme

Skanska has chosen Asite as the data management platform for the British Army’s Vehicle Storage Support Programme.
Earnshaw building

Skanska reaches construction milestone at The Earnshaw Building

Skanska announced that the company has reached a construction milestone at The Earnshaw Building project earlier this month.
Knightsbridge development

Skanska completes £160 million Knightsbridge development

Skanska has completed £160 million Knightsbridge development combining 340,000 sqft of retail, commercial, residential and restaurant space for The Olayan Group.
West Memorial Place I and II project

Skanska USA sells mixed-use West Memorial Place I and II project

Skanska announces the sale of its mixed-use West Memorial Place I and II project to a joint venture led by Fuller Realty Interests, LLC.
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Scandic signs lease with Skanska for new climate-neutral hotel

Scandic has entered a long-term lease agreement with Skanska for a new climate-neutral hotel called Scandic Sundsvall Central.
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Skanska launches new mental health initiative with MHFA England

Skanska is launching a new mental health initiative, which ensures that all employees from its infrastructure business who have undertaken Mental Health First Aid  England’s Mental Health First Aid course, will now be able to display a Mental Health First Aider sticker on their construction hard hat.
Black men in construction

Skanska UK tackles under-representation of young Black men in construction

Skanska UK participates in programme to tackle the under-representation of young Black men in construction.
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Skanska appoints new cementation managing director

Terry Muckian has been appointed managing director of Cementation, Skanska UK’s piling and ground engineering business.
Featherstone Building

Skanska ‘tops out’ at new £57m Featherstone building

Skanska has reached a crucial milestone on the £57m mixed-use commercial development at The Featherstone Building with a topping out ceremony.
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Skanska pilots industry drone flights

Skanska's pilot drones can execute missions in industrial environments, from a central control room, to potentially hundreds of miles away.
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Cementation Skanska lands £93m HS2 piling contract

Cementation Skanska has landed a £93m contract to install 2,000 piles on the London tunnels section of HS2.
A428

Skanska bags £507m A428 improvement job

Highways England has awarded Skanska a £507m contract to deliver A428 Black Cat to Caxton Gibbet improvements.
Susan Ryall, High Speed Rail

Skanska technical director appointed to High Speed Rail board

Susan Ryall, Skanska's technical director will support the industry body in promoting the role high speed rail plays in the government’s levelling up agenda.
Paddington Elizabeth line

Costain Skanska prepares to handover Paddington Crossrail works

The Costain Skanska Joint Venture is preparing to hand over the third Crossrail station, the Paddington Elizabeth line station.
Swati Paul

Skanska appoints new executive vice president

The current general counsel and company secretary for London Luton Airport, Swati Paul, is to join Skanska UK as executive vice president (EVP) and a member of its executive management team.
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Skanska secures Network Rail bridge replacement contract

The £52m contract will lead to the replacement of the SAS13 bridge on the Stechford to Aston (SAS) rail line, making way for the new HS2 route.

M Group Services acquires Skanska’s infrastructure arm

M Group Services has exchanged contracts for the purchase of Skanska UK’s infrastructure services operation, with completion anticipated to take place in 2021.

Skanska puts electric vehicle policy into action

Skanska UK has taken a major step towards its target to become carbon neutral by 2045 with the introduction of a radically new electric vehicle (EV) company car policy.
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Skanska wins sustainable office contract in Bristol

Skanska has been appointed as the main contractor for a new six-storey office building, One Portwall Square, in the heart of Bristol’s commercial district.
Gregor Craig, CBI Construction Council,

Skanska CEO named chair of CBI Construction Council

President and CEO of Skanska UK, Gregor Craig has been appointed as the new chair of the CBI Construction Council.

Costain-Skanska JV introduces new hearing protection policy 

Costain and Skanska’s joint venture (CSjv) is spearheading industry change with a new hearing protection policy across all of its HS2 enabling works construction sites.
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Skanska secures £240m commercial building contract in London

Skanska has secured a £240m commercial building contract to construct 20 Ropemaker Street in Central London for Great Elm Assets Limited.
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Skanska completes Zayed Centre for Great Ormond Street

Skanska has completed the construction of The Zayed Centre for Research into Rare Disease in Children for the Great Ormond Street Hospital Children’s Charity.
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Skanska secures £23.3m Trinity Academy contract in Bristol

Skanska has won a £23.3m contract to build Trinity Academy, a secondary school which will provide school places for 1,220 students in Bristol.
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Skanska Highways workers issued with body cameras

Skanska Highways workers are to be issued with body cameras to protect them from aggressive motorists in Cambridgeshire.
BoKlok Homes,

Skanska IKEA JV to deliver 162 BoKlok Homes in Worthing

Worthing Council is to work with Skanska/IKEA housing developer BoKlok to deliver up to 162 affordable flat-pack homes.

Skanska

Skanska is one of the UK’s leading contractors, with its UK headquarters situated in Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire.

Skanska delivers construction, commercial property development (office buildings, shopping centres and logistics properties) and infrastructure development (roads, hospitals and schools).

The contractor operates around the world in selected markets in Europe and the US and employs 5,300 people in the UK and around 38,000 globally.

Notable projects include: the £1bn widening of the M25, the Waterloo and South West upgrade project, the A14 Cambridge to Huntingdon improvement scheme and facilities management to the Ministry of Defence at Northwood HQ.

To discover more about Skanska read the articles below.