Skanska to remodel railway station in Warsaw for PLN 129 M, approximately SEK 320 M
Skanska has secured an assignment to remodel a railway station in Poland. The contract amounts to PLN 129 M, or about SEK 320 M, which will be included in third-quarter order bookings. The customer is the Polish Rail Administration, PKP.
The assignment relates to the modernization of Gdansk Station in Warsaw. The project comprises the remodeling of the track area and the demolition of four platforms, which will be replaced by two new ones. It also includes the construction of a new underground walkway to the adjoining Gdansk subway station and Zajaczka street. Work on site will commence in the autumn and will be completed in 13 months. Skanska Poland, one of the largest construction companies in the Poland, had sales of SEK 7.6 billion in 2008. The company has about 5,700 employees. In Poland also Skanska Commercial Development and Skanska Infrastructure Development are active. For further information please contact: Marcin Gesing, Press Officer, Skanska Poland, tel +48 22 561 30 66 or +48 510 161 516 Peter Gimbe, Press Officer, Skanska AB, tel +46 10 448 88 38 Direct line for media: tel +46 10 448 88 99