The total value of the contract with Lee Memorial Health System is US$200m. Skanska has an 89% share of the contract, which it is carrying out in a joint venture with Gates Construction.
The project, which involves 34,000m2 of new construction and about 4,500m2 of renovations, will include three additional floors along with numerous areas of horizontal expansion. In addition, a 1,300-space parking structure will be built.
Skanska will begin construction this month and the project is slated for completion in February 2021.