Skanska has been contracted to extend taxiways and expand the
infrastructure at Oslo Gardermoen Airport. The contract amounts to NOK
690 M, or SEK 780 M, which will be included in first-quarter order
bookings in 2011. The customer is Oslo Lufthavn AS, a subsidiary of the
airport's owner company Avinor AS.
The project encompasses the construction of new taxiways, including
asphalting work, and a station for taxiway and runway operations and
maintenance. It also involves extensive draining systems and the
construction of concrete tanks for the collection of contaminated water.
Construction work will commence in April and will be completed by
Skanska Norway focuses on construction and civil engineering operations.
The unit has approximately 4,100 employees. In 2010, Skanska Norway
reported revenue of about SEK 11 billion. In Norway, Skanska is also
active in the development of homes, commercial properties and
public-private partnerships (PPP) projects.
For further information please contact:
Annett Aamodt, Communications Manager, Skanska Norway, tel +47 92 25 10
Edvard Lind, Press Officer, Skanska AB, tel +46 10 448 88 08
Direct line for media: +46 (0)10-448 88 99
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Skanska is one of the world's leading project development and
construction groups with expertise in construction, development of
commercial and residential projects and public-private partnerships.
Based on its global green experience, Skanska aims to be the clients'
first choice for Green solutions. The Group currently has 52,000
employees in selected home markets in Europe, in the US and Latin
America. Headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden and listed on the Stockholm
Stock Exchange, Skanska's sales in 2010 totaled SEK 122 billion.