Skanska to create 239-room boutique hotel in Ohio, US

Skanska has signed a $51 million contract with RBM Development to oversee construction of the Dolce Lifestyle Hotel and Conference Center in Madisonville, Ohio, USA.

The contract, worth $51 million, will see Skanska redevelop a former warehouse and garage site into a 239-room full-service boutique hotel and conference centre.

The nine-storey building will also feature meeting and event spaces, a rooftop garden, a combined restaurant and lounge and an outdoor dining area.

Construction is scheduled to begin in June 2016 and is slated for completion in December 2017.