Skanska Promotes three on West Coast as Transportation and Water Construction Business Grows

RIVERSIDE, Calif. – Skanska announced the promotions of three employees within its civil construction division.

Robb Fonkalsrud is being promoted to Project Executive. During his 19 years of experience, Robb has been a driving force in the successful completion of a wide range of projects, most recently the delivery of Skanska’s Expo 2 project in Los Angeles. Fonkalsrud’s portfolio of experience includes extensive work in transportation, transit, power and tunneling projects with various delivery methods in both the Northeast and West regions.

Skanska is also promoting Gerry Iniguez to Project Executive. Throughout his 15-year career, Iniguez has delivered many successful projects throughout southern California, including improvements to the SR-60 freeway, the Brawley Bypass, the Colton Crossing and, most recently, the Glen Helen and Palm Avenue grade separations.

Additionally, Brad Nystrom has been promoted to Project Executive. Nystrom has excelled in many different roles during his 15 years of experience. He has successfully worked on transportation, transit, power and water projects. His broad experience with Skanska’s operating units and various types of projects and delivery methods will be valuable throughout California as Skanska’s business grows.

Skanska USA
is one of the largest, most financially sound construction and development companies in the U.S., serving a broad range of clients including those in transportation, power, industrial, water/wastewater, healthcare, education, sports, data centers, government, aviation and commercial. Headquartered in New York with offices in 34 metro areas, we have more than 10,000 employees committed to being leaders in safety, project execution, sustainability, ethics and people development. In 2014, our work in building construction, civil and power/industrial construction, commercial development and infrastructure development (public-private partnerships) generated $7.3 billion in revenue. Global revenue of parent company Skanska AB, headquartered in Stockholm and listed on the Stockholm Stock Exchange, totaled $21 billion in 2014. Skanska shares are publicly traded in the U.S. on the OTC market under the symbol SKBSY through a Level I American Depository Receipt program.

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