Skanska awarded additional contract for state-of-the-art R&D facility in USA for USD 136 M, about SEK 908 M

ÖSTERSUND, Sweden--()--Regulatory News:

Skanska (STO:SKAB) and a joint venture partner have been awarded an additional contract as construction manager of the state-of-the-art research and development facility in the USA, which was previously announced. Skanska’s 50 percent share is USD 136 M, about SEK 908 M, which will be included in the order bookings for Skanska USA Building in the third quarter of 2014.

Skanska anticipates additional amendments to the contract as subsequent work and associated prices are agreed to. Skanska’s part of those additions will be in the order bookings for Skanska USA Building in the quarter in which they are signed.

Skanska USA is one of the leading development and construction companies in the country, consisting of four business units: Skanska USA Building, which specializes in building construction; Skanska USA Civil, specialized in civil infrastructure; Skanska Infrastructure Development North America, which develops public-private partnerships; and Skanska USA Commercial Development, which develops commercial projects in select U.S. markets. Headquartered in New York, Skanska USA has more than 9,600 employees and its 2013 revenues were SEK 43.5 billion.

Skanska AB may be required to disclose the information provided herein pursuant to the Securities Markets Act. 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 57,000 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 2013 totaled SEK 136 billion.

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Skanska AB
Edvard Lind, Head of Media Relations
tel +46 (0)10-448 88 08
or
Direct line for media: tel +46 (0)10 448 88 99
This and previous releases can also be found at www.skanska.com