“I am impressed by the candidates that were chosen to participate in Skanska Stretch. I expected to come across people competing against each other, instead it was about helping, supporting and collaborating with each other. Such a strong message on the Skanska values and a testimony to the types of people Skanska wants to promote as leaders.”
-Christina Houlgrave, Skanska UK
Learn more about Skanska Stretch, our international development program for top talent early in their careers, and our other development programs here: http://bit.ly/2sriikj
After one of southern California’s strongest storms in years washed away part of a critical highway, here’s how our team worked around the clock to get people’s journeys – and lives – back to normal: http://bit.ly/2sKbBGV
Helping those with dementia is a personal mission for H.M. Queen Silvia of Sweden. Here’s how BoKlok – the affordable housing concept owned by Skanska and IKEA – is helping the Queen help others. https://lnkd.in/edUacnZ
Happy Midsummer! Midsummer is a traditional Swedish holiday that falls on June 23 this year. At Midsummer, the sun hardly, sets making it the brightest night of the year. It is traditionally celebrated with dancing around the maypole and singing Små Grodorna (Small Frogs). Learn more about this traditional Swedish holiday and get tips on how to celebrate here: http://bit.ly/2sSXLFz
Big news out of New York last Friday. We announced the financial close of our $1.26 billion design/build contract to convert the historic James A. Farley Post Office Building into a world-class transportation hub.
In a ceremony this Tuesday, the foundation stone was laid for our Olympic Stadium project in Helsinki, Finland. This project involves renovating the stadium, which was setting for the 1952 Olympics, to preserve its history while creating a modern arena for sports and cultural events. http://bit.ly/2sAqvmz