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Skanska team lands $1.6bn LA metro extension

11 Nov 14 A joint venture of Skanska, Traylor Brothers and JF Shea Construction has won a US$1.6bn (£1bn) contract to extend the Purple Line of the Los Angeles metro in the USA.

Skanska USA Civil has a US$818m share in the design-build contract for Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority.

The project includes a 6.3km extension of the Purple Line, as well as train control and signals, communications, traction power supply and distribution, and fare collection systems that will connect and operate with the existing system.

The project schedule requires substantial completion in June 2023.

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