“Skonto Būve” Ltd has been Listed in the 1st Position of the Top of Companies Formed by Newspaper “Bizness&Baltija”


“Skonto Būve” Ltd has received a diploma issued by newspaper “Bizness&Baltija” for achieving 1st place in the Top 50 construction companies of Latvia. Newspaper “Bizness&Baltija” compiles the top Latvian companies every year, awarding the winners in various fields.

“In 15 years “Skonto Būve” has managed to strengthen its positions in the Latvian market, the company plays a significant role in the development of state and municipal infrastructures. Also, we devote serious work to conquering the markets outside the borders of Latvia,” comments "Skonto būve" Ltd Chairman of the Board Guntis Rāvis on the company assets.

“Skonto Būve” Ltd. has signed an Agreement with BOMBARDIER TRANSPORTATION SWEDEN AB



The second railroad is planned to be constructed in the approximate length of 52 km from Skriveri to Krustpils within the scope of the project during the period up to September 2013. Reconstruction of railways in stations and modernisation of railroad security, telecommunications and power supply systems are also planned.

“Skonto Būve” Has Completed the Reconstruction of the Third and Fourth Floors of Cesis New Castle



At the end of the year the second stage of the Cesis New Castle, implemented by “Skonto Būve” Ltd, was completed. It included the reconstruction and renovation works on the third and fourth floors of the Castle, as well as the staircase of the Castle. Facilitation of the Castle’s exterior has been implemented as well.

During rebuilding works a facilitated conference hall for 50 people was constructed on the third floor of the Castle. It is equipped with all the necessary sound and translation systems. The loft has been rebuilt to create an exhibition hall-gallery there, which can be used for both – exhibitions, as well as organising museum-teaching programmes and other educational events.

The authenticity of the finishing and layout has been retained within all the tasks, natural linseed oil and casein glue based paints have been used. Fittings authentic to the century have been worked into the finishing, forger production has been used.

“Skonto Būve” Will Launch Reconstruction and Renovation Works at the Bank of Latvia Building



 “Skonto Būve” Ltd. has been announced the winner of the tender and in January will already launch the reconstruction and restoration works on the Bank of Latvia building at Kr.Valdemāra iela 1b.

The luxurious Bank of Latvia building was constructed in 1890 and its designer was Johannes Koch. The reconstruction and renovation works of the building will be executed in a-4050-square-meter-space, fully renovating the building’s exterior as well as the interior.

The reconstruction works will be executed while retaining the authenticity of the finishing and layout, and while applying solutions that comply with safety requirements of a modern bank.

Currently “Skonto Būve” has taken over the building for the implementation of the construction works. The construction works will be launched immediately after receiving the construction permit and will last for 16 months.

The Construction of the First Three Residential Buildings at the Ulbrokas iela Complex has been Completed



The first construction stage of the municipality residential building complex, implemented by "Skonto Būve" Ltd at Ulbrokas iela13, in Pļavnieki, has been completed and the first three twelve-storey residential buildings have been commissioned.

480 apartments are located in the buildings with a total residential space of more than 31 thousand square meters. Next to the buildings a fully facilitated yard is located as well, with benches and children’s playground. Already by the end of January the construction of multi-storey car park with 685 parking spaces will be also have been completed.