Skanska renovates and expands Tampa International Airport in Florida, USA

Skanska has signed a supplemental contract to renovate and expand the Tampa International Airport (TPA) Main Terminal building in Tampa, Florida. The contract is worth USD 60 million, about SEK 500 million, which will be included in order bookings for Skanska USA Building for the second quarter of 2015.

When completed, the project will add 5,000 square meters to the terminal’s third-floor transfer level, with nearly 1,400 square meters of indoor public seating and large outdoor terraces.

Skanska began construction of the expansion in December 2014. The renovation will begin in July 2015, and the total project is slated for completion in November 2017.

Skanska USA is one of the leading development and construction companies in the country, consisting of four business units: Skanska USA Building, which specialises in building construction; Skanska USA Civil, specialised 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 10,000 employees and its 2014 revenues were SEK 43.5 billion.