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Skanska wins $93m Texas university expansion

30 Jun 14 Skanska has won a US$93m (£52m) contract for construction and renovation work on complexes for veterinary medicine and education at Texas A&M University in the USA.

image by SHW Group, now Stantec
image by SHW Group, now Stantec

It will build the new Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences Education Complex and complete renovation and the expansion of the existing Small Animal Hospital for at the main campus in College Station, Texas.

The 30,660m2 new building will house classrooms, teaching and laboratory space and a café with indoor and outdoor dining facilities.

The project will break ground in June 2014 and will complete in April 2016. The grand opening is expected to be held in conjunction with the 100 year anniversary of the Texas A&M University’s College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences.

Skanska has also constructed several other notable buildings on the university’s main campus including the Agriculture & Life Sciences Complex, the Liberal Arts & Humanities Building, and the expansion and renovation of Olsen Field at Blue Bell Park.

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