X

Thank you for sharing!

Your article was successfully shared with the contacts you provided.

ROANOKE, VA-Skanska USA has won another mandate from its repeat client, Carilion Health System–a $63 million construction management contract for a 208-room hospital here. That figure includes the $10 million of preconstruction work that Skanska has already carried out for the project. The 211,000-sf hospital is expected to deliver in October 2009.

The building will also house a radiology department equipped for magnetic resonance imaging and computed tomography scanning as well as radiation treatment. Skanska’s Durham, NC-based office will be managing the project.

This hospital is the latest in a string of projects that Skanska has completed in the Carilion Clinic Medical Park in Roanoke, Scott Rivenbark, project executive, tells GlobeSt.com. Including this mandate, he says, Skanska has been awarded six projects all together since 2002.

Over the years Skanska has developed a distinct expertise in hospital and health care services construction, and is ranked among the top health care builders in the country. “Health care comprises about 15% to 18% of our US revenues every year,” a spokesperson for the company, tells GlobeSt.com. Another project in the area that Rivenbark points to is the development of the Lewis Gale Hospital in nearby Salem, VA.

Want to continue reading?
Become a Free ALM Digital Reader.

Once you are an ALM digital member, you’ll receive:

  • Unlimited access to GlobeSt and other free ALM publications
  • Access to 15 years of GlobeSt archives
  • Your choice of GlobeSt digital newsletters and over 70 others from popular sister publications
  • 1 free article* every 30 days across the ALM subscription network
  • Exclusive discounts on ALM events and publications

*May exclude premium content
Already have an account?

GlobeSt

Join GlobeSt

Don't miss crucial news and insights you need to make informed commercial real estate decisions. Join GlobeSt.com now!

  • Free unlimited access to GlobeSt.com's trusted and independent team of experts who provide commercial real estate owners, investors, developers, brokers and finance professionals with comprehensive coverage, analysis and best practices necessary to innovate and build business.
  • Exclusive discounts on ALM and GlobeSt events.
  • Access to other award-winning ALM websites including ThinkAdvisor.com and Law.com.

Already have an account? Sign In Now
Join GlobeSt

Copyright © 2021 ALM Media Properties, LLC. All Rights Reserved.