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Skanska sells office building in Solna, Sweden, for about SEK 300M

3/29/2017 8:00 AM CET
Skanska has sold the office building Laboratoriet 1 in Solna, Sweden, to Ramstedt Holding AB for about SEK 300M. The divestment will be recorded by Skanska Commercial Development Nordic in the first quarter of 2017. The transfer of the property is scheduled for April 2017.
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  • Steps toward gender equality

    Steps toward gender equality

    3/8/2017 9:56 AM CET
    What can you do to help women advance in their careers? There are opportunities for all of us to move society forward in this key way, and International Women’s Day – on March 8 – reminds us of that with its #BeBoldForChange theme. Here, some of Skanska’s top leaders share what they are doing to drive gender equality, and what are next steps to be taken.
    Article
  • "I want people to have the careers they want"

    "I want people to have the careers they want"

    3/8/2017 9:48 AM CET
    For International Women's Day, Tiina Koppinen, Skanska Finland Executive Vice President, shares insights and actions on helping women move ahead. In her role, she is a member of that Business Unit's Management Team and is responsible for business in eastern, central and northern Finland.
    Article
  • “If our industry is to progress, it needs to take gender equality seriously”

    “If our industry is to progress, it needs to take gender equality seriously”

    3/8/2017 9:47 AM CET
    For International Women’s Day, Mike Putnam, Skanska UK Business Unit President, shares insights and actions on helping women move ahead. In his role, Mike oversees all aspects of Skanska’s UK business, which is comprised of 5,400 employees.
    Article
  • “We need to continue to change conversations”

    “We need to continue to change conversations”

    3/8/2017 9:47 AM CET
    For International Women’s Day, Ivette Vanas, Skanska USA Building’s Corporate Senior Vice President of Risk Management, shares insights and actions on helping women move ahead. Ivette is the first female member of that Business Unit’s Senior Leadership Team.
    Article
  • "Diverse teams expand leadership abilities, and yield better results"

    "Diverse teams expand leadership abilities, and yield better results"

    3/8/2017 9:45 AM CET
    For International Women’s Day, Magnus Persson, Skanska Poland Executive Vice President, shares insights and actions on helping women move ahead. In his role, Magnus oversees building construction and business development. Before that, he was a Regional Manager for Skanska Sweden, and was the inclusion advocate for that Business Unit.
    Article
  • World Economic Forum highlights innovative projects

    World Economic Forum highlights innovative projects

    3/1/2017 11:12 AM CET
    The World Economic Forum’s new report – “Shaping the Future of Construction: Inspiring innovators redefine the industry” – explores advanced ways of delivering buildings and infrastructure to help inspire broader changes. Skanska has key roles in two of the featured projects: a major public-private partnership (PPP) hospital by Stockholm and an alliance serving a key UK water utility.
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  • This building lives around the clock

    2/2/2017 12:30 PM CET
    It’s a multitasking world, and Studio is the building equivalent of that. You can stay in the boutique hotel, take a meeting in the offices below, have a meal and catch a performance – maybe it’s dance – in the ground floor exhibition space, and cap the day having a drink on the rooftop bar with views of the Öresund strait.
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  • Beyond the bottom line at Davos

    Beyond the bottom line at Davos

    1/20/2017 11:30 AM CET
    The World Economic Forum motto – Committed to improving the state of the world – is well aligned with Skanska's purpose: to build for a better society. Both go beyond financial concerns. Here, Skanska CEO Johan Karlström shares some reflections on this important topic from this year’s World Economic Forum annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland.
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  • Taking New Yorkers to new places

    1/4/2017 1:00 AM CET
    To truly experience New York City means riding its subways, one of the busiest systems in the world. But for nearly 100 years there has been a missing piece: a line on Second Avenue. That wait is over, as the first phase is now operating. Here are some highlights from the challenging construction that helped make it possible.
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  • Recognized for environmental and community approaches in UK and Sweden

    Recognized for environmental and community approaches in UK and Sweden

    12/22/2016 11:14 AM CET
    A Skanska rail bridge project in London and a tramway upgrade in Stockholm were recognized as the "best of the best" under CEEQUAL, the international system that rates the environmental and social performance of infrastructure projects. The inclusive and value-based approaches jointly provided by Skanska, our customers and our partners support building for a better society. 
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