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In its dispute with Salaspils District Council, Merks is trying to find a solution in court

After making a number of futile attempts to resolve its dispute with Salaspils District Council regarding a kindergarten construction contract, Merks Construction Company has filed a lawsuit. The construction of the Salaspils kindergarten was due to be completed in January this year, but construction work has been delayed due to shortcomings in the construction project ...


A Time Capsule Immured in Merks Magnolijas – the Most Recent Merks’ Project

On Tuesday, July 19th a time capsule was immured in Merks Magnolijas – the most recent Merks’ project with a message for the next generations. The project is located in a quiet green area at Sampeteris, Skrines iela 6. In the first phase of the project two 3-storey buildings with 96 apartments will be built. Project completion ...


Residential Housing Project “Merks Duntes Zīles” Has Been Commissioned

The residential housing project “Merks Duntes Zīles” located at Pededze Street 3, Riga, has been commissioned. Modern four- and five-storey buildings with 84 apartments and wide arranged territory were built within the framework of the project.  Almost all, i.e., 85% of project’s apartments, have been booked. “We are glad that the project has been completed ...


Merko Ehitus earns EUR three million net profit in Q1

Revenue for Merko Ehitus in Q1 2022 grew to EUR 68 million, operating profit amounted to EUR 3.7 million and net profit to EUR 3 million. In the first quarter, Merko delivered 126 apartments to buyers and the construction of 1,700 apartments is now under way. “The situation on the construction market continues to be ...


A memory capsule buried in the foundations of the unique office building “Elemental Skanste”

Today, during the ceremonial event a capsule for future generations was buried in the foundation of the unique building project “Elemental Skanste”. “Elemental Skanste” is the office building of unique concept in Skanste district, which is to be completed in the summer next year. Designed in accordance with international sustainability standards, it will become the ...


Merko Ehitus net profit for 2021 grows to EUR 29 million

Merko Ehitus posted revenue of EUR 113 million for Q4 2021 and the corresponding figure for the entire year was close to EUR 340 million. The group’s net profit for Q4 grew by 40% to EUR 14 million and the annual net profit by 27% to EUR 29 million. In 2021, Merko handed over 500 ...


A symbolic time capsule has been embedded at GUSTAVS Business Center

Today, on December 16, real estate developer GALIO Group together with construction company MERKS, SEB Global Services centre in Riga and architect company SIA Vilnis Miculis gathered to place a symbolic time capsule at the construction site of the brand new and sustainable GUSTAVS Business Center. It is planned that 1100 employees of SEB Global ...