Skanska is providing preconstruction and construction management services for a new 202,344-SF upscale boutique hotel at the intersection of SW Columbia Street and SW Second Avenue in Portland, Oregon. A part of the Curio Collection by Hilton Hotels, the Porter Hotel will stand 16 stories and will offer 299 guestrooms. At the lobby level, the hotel will include two food service establishments with direct access from Columbia Street. The first will be a neighborhood-themed restaurant and the second will be a market-style cafe serving breakfast and lunch. Extensive meeting facilities will be included below 13 floors of guest rooms. Level 16 will feature a high-end restaurant and lounge with large, covered outdoor terraces showcasing spectacular views of the city. The hotel is expected to open in the winter of 2017.