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08 Feb, 2017, 06:46 GMT Skanska Invests EUR 33M, About SEK 310M, in Second Phase of an Office Project in Budapest, Hungary

Skanska invests EUR 33M, about SEK 310M, in the second phase of the office complex Mill Park in Budapest, Hungary. The second phase will offer a...


06 Feb, 2017, 07:08 GMT Skanska Constructs new Building for Offices and Retail in Stockholm, Sweden, for SEK 1.2 Billion

Skanska has signed a contract with AMF Fastigheter to construct a new building for commercial and office premises in central Stockholm, Sweden. The...


03 Feb, 2017, 07:02 GMT Skanska Invests USD 392M, About SEK 3.5 Billion in a new Office Project in Seattle, USA

Skanska is investing USD 392M, about SEK 3.5 billion, in an office project in Seattle, USA. The construction contract is worth USD 228M, about SEK...


03 Feb, 2017, 06:41 GMT Skanska - Year-end Report, January-December 2016

Highlights - Revenue amounted to SEK 151.3 billion (154.9); adjusted for currency effects, revenue decreased 1 percent. - Operating income amounted...


30 Jan, 2017, 10:10 GMT Skanska Builds new Hospital in Kainuu, Finland, for EUR 69M, About SEK 670M

Skanska has signed a contract with Kainuu Social and Health Care Joint Authority for the construction of The Kainuu Central Hospital in Kajaani,...


30 Jan, 2017, 06:39 GMT Skanska Invests About SEK 1.3 Billion in the Office Building Sthlm 01 in Stockholm, Sweden

Skanska invests about SEK 1.3 billion in the office building Sthlm 01 in Stockholm, Sweden, with a total leasable area of about 26,000 square meters. ...


27 Jan, 2017, 09:20 GMT Invitation to Press- and Telephone Conference Regarding the Year-end report 2016 and New Reporting Structure

he report will be presented by Johan Karlström, Skanska's President and CEO, and Peter Wallin, CFO, at a press- and telephone conference at 08:30 am...


24 Jan, 2017, 09:17 GMT New Reporting Structure in Financial Reports

kanska will launch a new reporting structure in the financial reports starting with the Three month report 2017. The new reporting structure will be...


18 Jan, 2017, 07:39 GMT Skanska Signs Seven-year Highways Maintenance Contract in Somerset, UK, Worth GBP 175M, About SEK 2.0 billion

Skanska has signed a seven-year highways maintenance contract with Somerset County Council, in the south west of England. The total value over the...


17 Jan, 2017, 07:08 GMT Skanska Invests EUR 38M, About SEK 370M, in the First Phase of an Office Project in Bucharest, Romania

Skanska invests EUR 38M, about SEK 370M, in the first phase of Campus 6, an office complex in Bucharest, Romania. The first phase will offer a total...


13 Jan, 2017, 07:41 GMT Skanska Builds Parking Garage in Boston, USA, for USD 75M, About SEK 640M

Skanska has signed a contract with the Massachusetts Port Authority to build a new transportation center in the Seaport District in Boston, USA. The...


13 Jan, 2017, 07:08 GMT Skanska Upgrades Freeway in San Diego, USA, for USD 88M, About SEK 750M

Skanska has, as part of a joint venture with Flatiron, Stacy and Witbeck, signed a contract with the California Department of Transportation to...


12 Jan, 2017, 07:39 GMT Skanska Builds Athletic Center in Massachusetts, USA, for USD 53M, About SEK 450M

Skanska has signed a contract with Deerfield Academy to provide preconstruction and construction services to build a new athletic center in...


11 Jan, 2017, 07:39 GMT Skanska Renovates High-rise Building in New York, USA, for USD 40M, About SEK 340M

Skanska has signed a contract with The Durst Organization to renovate 1155 Avenue of the Americas, a high-rise building located in Midtown Manhattan...


09 Jan, 2017, 06:41 GMT Skanska Builds Energy-positive Office Building in Trondheim, Norway, for NOK 370M, About SEK 390M

Skanska has signed a contract with Entra to build the world's northernmost energy-positive office building in Trondheim, Norway. The contract is...


30 Dec, 2016, 11:53 GMT Conversion of Shares in Skanska AB

In conjunction with a conversion of shares, the company is obliged, according to the Financial Instruments Trading Act (1991:980), to disclose...


30 Dec, 2016, 07:11 GMT Skanska Sells Hotel in Warsaw, Poland, for EUR 56M, About SEK 530M

Skanska has sold Westin Warsaw, a five star hotel in Warsaw, Poland, to Al Sraiya Holding Group. The value of the transaction is EUR 56M, about SEK...


23 Dec, 2016, 07:51 GMT Skanska's Divestment of its Investment in the M25 Motorway in London, UK, Will be Recorded 2016

s announced earlier, Skanska has signed a Sale and Purchase Agreement (SPA) for its investment in the M25 motorway in London, UK. The purchase price, ...


22 Dec, 2016, 11:09 GMT Skanska Builds Third Stage of Advanced Research Facility in Lund, Sweden, for SEK 2.5 Billion

Skanska has signed a contract with ESS, European Spallation Source, to build the third phase of the research facility in Lund, Sweden. The contract...


22 Dec, 2016, 07:43 GMT Skanska Divests Captive Subsidiary Scem Reinsurance for EUR 54M, About SEK 510M

Skanska has sold 100 percent of the share capital in Scem Reinsurance S.A., a Skanska captive subsidiary in Luxemburg, to ArcelorMittal. The purchase ...


22 Dec, 2016, 06:39 GMT Skanska Invests in Land in Stockholm, Sweden, for About SEK 200M

Skanska has acquired land in Stockholm, Sweden, from the City of Stockholm for future office development. The total investment amounts to about SEK...


21 Dec, 2016, 07:38 GMT Skanska Builds Mixed-use Development in London, UK, for GBP 32M, About SEK 370M

Skanska has signed a contract with The Crown Estate to design and build Duke's Court in the West End of London. The contract is worth GBP 32M, about...


21 Dec, 2016, 07:11 GMT Skanska Sells Office Building in Budapest, Hungary, for EUR 67M, About SEK 630M

Skanska has sold the Nordic Light office building in Budapest, Hungary, to the real estate funds of Erste Alapkezelő Zrt. – one of the subsidiaries...


21 Dec, 2016, 06:40 GMT Skanska Invests About SEK 240M in Office Project in Malmö, Sweden

The seven floors high office building Aura will have a fantastic location close to transport links at Malmö Central. The building will also offer...


19 Dec, 2016, 07:40 GMT Skanska Renovates Shopping Mall in Philadelphia, USA, for USD 61M, About SEK 520M

Skanska has, together with its joint venture partner Shoemaker Construction Company, signed a contract with Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust ...