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Continued: Vikings stadium budget OK'd after team chips in more money

  • Article by: JANET MOORE , Star Tribune
  • Last update: November 22, 2013 - 9:08 PM

John Wood, Mortenson senior vice president, said it’s common for the general contractor for these projects to assume the risk. Unless there’s a change in the design of the building, he doesn’t anticipate any overruns, despite a tight construction schedule.

“We’ve done complex projects before,” he said.

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