Power plants

Power makes the world go round. There would be no work or play without it. Power plants have long been a part of our catalogue. When you flip the switch, there is a chance that the power is generated at a plant built by us. Find out about some of our power plants below.

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  • AEP Dresden Combined Cycle Plant

    AEP Dresden Combined Cycle Plant, United States

    Industrial Contractors Skanska was selected by American Electric Power to perform construction, design support, and start-up / commissioning support for their 500 MW Dresden Combined Cycle Plant....

  • AEP Gavin Unit #2 Outage

    AEP Gavin Unit #2 Outage, United States

    As part of the Spring 2007 planned outage at the AEP Gavin Plant in Cheshire, OH, Industrial Contractors Skanska successfully removed and replaced a number of critical, boiler components, which...

  • Sketch of the tunnel in a chart

    Breidalsoverføringen, Norway

    New transfer tunnel between the two existing regulating reservoirs at Breidalsvannet and Raudalsvannet at the Otta river sytem, Skjåk, which was officially opened in August 2008. 

  • The California Department of General Services wanted to improve the reliability and capacity of its Central Utility Plant Building, originally built in 1968.  Skanska delivered one of the most efficient plants in the nation, improving reliability and dramatically cutting costs.

    California Department of General Services, Sacramento Central Utility Plant, United States

    This award-winning, design-build project was built for the Department of General Services in downtown Sacramento. The 78,000-SF Central Plant provides cooling, heating and control air to 23...

  • CPV Valley

    CPV Valley, United States

    Skanska, as the EPC Contractor teamed with a joint venture engineering partner, is currently constructing the Valley Energy Center for Competitive Power Ventures in Waywayanda, New York. Valley...

  • Croydon & Lewisham Street Lighting

    Croydon & Lewisham Street Lighting, United Kingdom

    New improved and energy-efficient street lighting across the boroughs Skanska has, as part of a 50/50 consortium with John Laing, to renew and upgrade Croydon and Lewisham’s Street Lighting. During...

  • East River Repowering Project

    East River Repowering Project, United States

    Skanska secured a contract to repower one of the largest and most significant combined-cycle power stations owned by Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc. The East River Generating Station ...

  • Edwardsport Station IGCC

    Edwardsport Station IGCC, United States

    Skanska performed construction services for the gasification section of this Indiana power facility. The project included work on the gasification structure, the gasification balance of plant...

  • The line of force is sketched into the chart.

    Eiriksdal og Makkoren Kraftlag, Norway

    Construction of two new power stations in rock, to replace three, old power stations (total production of approx 340 GWh). The work includes; 6 kilometer tunnels of cross-section 20 to 36 sq.m., tw...

  • Gibson Station, FGD Retrofit

    Gibson Station, FGD Retrofit, United States

    This FGD retrofit included installation of major piping systems - water, fire protection, service air and chemical feed. In addition, Skanska erected the water treatment building and installed the...

  • Digital control units – known as central management systems – are being installed within every lamp post.

    Gloucestershire LED street lighting, United Kingdom

    Carbon reduction with new technology We are helping Gloucestershire County Council achieve its carbon reduction target by upgrading ageing street lights to the latest LED technology. Almost 55,000...

  • International Specialty Products - Power System Upgrade

    International Specialty Products - Power System Upgrade, United States

    Located in Calvert City, Kentucky, International Specialty Products (ISP) is recognized globally for developing, manufacturing, and supplying innovative specialty ingredients that enhance product...

  • Jämtkraft

    Jämtkraft, Sweden

    Reduced risk of power outages with weatherproof power grid The risk of prolonged power outages has been substantially reduced in Sweden’s Jämtland region. On January 1, 2011, a new law took effect...

  • Kentucky Utilities - Controls Upgrade

    Kentucky Utilities - Controls Upgrade, United States

    Kentucky Utilities leveraged PCI Skanska's diverse background in power generation control systems to develop the four units' Controls System Specification. This allowed KU to make informed decision...

  • LG&E - Controls Upgrade, United States

    LG&E - Controls Upgrade, United States

    PCI Skanska generated a tight and inclusive bid specification, developed replacement strategies, participated in vendor evaluations and developed scope of work documentation. LG&E and PCI Skanska...

  • London Power Tunnels

    London Power Tunnels, United Kingdom

    National Grid is undertaking a seven-year project to rewire London via deep underground tunnels. Record-breaking tunnelling contract Skanska is working in a joint venture with Costain (CSJV) on the...

  • Mullberg Wind Farm

    Mullberg Wind Farm, Sweden

    Wind farm with green ambitions In the town of Rätan in Sweden’s Berg Municipality, Skanska is hard at work on the construction of Mullberg Wind Farm. The project is a collaboration between Skanska...

  • Newark Energy Center

    Newark Energy Center, United States

    As EPC Contractor for the project with a joint venture design partner, Skanska built the new 2x1 natural gas-fired combined cycle facility with a nameplate capacity of 655 MW.  The plant utilizes t...

  • NYPA 500-Mw Combined-Cycle Power Plant

    NYPA's 500 Mw Combined-Cycle Power Plant, United States

    Skanska built a combined-cycle power plant to add 500 megawatts to New York City's power supply on a four-acre site adjacent to the existing Charles M. Poletti Generating Station. The scope of work...

  • Ravenswood Combined Cycle Power Plant

    Ravenswood Combined Cycle Power Plant, United States

    Skanska was awarded a contract to build a 250 megawatt combined-cycle power plant in Long Island City, N.Y. The plant uses a combustion turbine generator that outputs 160 megawatts; a heat recovery...

  • Barking Substation

    SEESA - South East England Substations Alliance, United Kingdom

    In a joint venture with Areva and Mott MacDonald, Skanska (AMS) is delivering a contract to support the upgrading and renewal of the UK’s electricity transmission network. The initial contract leng...

  • Sjisjka Wind

    The Sjisjka wind farm, Sweden

    Creating a wind-farm in a unique natural environment The Sjisjka wind farm, one of Sweden's largest land-based wind farms made up of 30 turbines, is located in the sub-mountainous region of Sjisjka...

  • Vectren AB Brown 5kV switchgear replacement

    Vectren AB Brown 5kV switchgear replacement, United States

    Located in Mt. Vernon, Indiana, the AB Brown Plant provides over 500MW of cost effective energy to the grid. With decreasing reliability and increasing maintenance costs, plant managers recognized...

  • White Tanks FRS No. 3 Remediation Project - Phase 2

    White Tanks FRS No. 3 Remediation Project - Phase 2, United States

    The project includes modifications to White Tanks FRS No. 3 Remediation Project - Phase 2. The construction includes the reconstruction of approximately 4,200 feet of the existing dam not previousl...

Last updated: 9/16/2015