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Skanska awarded New York UN Headquarters contract

Skanska has been awarded a new contract for the renovation of the United Nations headquarters in New York amounting to £157M


As was announced in July 2007, Skanska has been selected by the United Nations to serve as the construction manager for the UN’s Capital Master Plan (CMP) for renovation and upgrading of the international agency’s
headquarters in New York City.

The project will be performed on a phased basis through 2013, with a total anticipated value of about £0.6 bn.

The current phase relates to the renovation of the basement and the completion of a temporary conference facility in the North Lawn Conference Building, and temporary office premises.

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