Published: 2019-03-05 10:00:00 CET
Merko Ehitus
Company Announcement

Construction contract in Estonia (extension of Sindi substation, Pärnu county)

On 5 March 2019, AS Merko Infra, part of AS Merko Ehitus group, and Elering AS entered into a contract for the extension of Sindi 330 kV substation.

The Sindi substation will be complemented with an additional 330 kV line bay, the foundation for power transformer will be built, a new 330 kV transformer and 20 kV reactors will be installed. The works will be conducted as a turn-key project, including the design and construction, equipment delivery, installation, testing and commissioning works.

The contract value is approximately EUR 2.3 million, plus value added tax.

The works are scheduled to be completed by the end of 2020.

AS Merko Infra´s is engaged in designing, setting up and building medium- and high-voltage substations and electrical lines. Additionally, the company‘s main activities include building external networks of water, sewerage and gas pipelines, installing sewerage pump rooms and constructing and renovating storm water systems.

AS Merko Ehitus Eesti ( is Estonian leading construction company, which offers construction services in general construction, civil engineering, road, electrical and residential construction.

Additional information: AS Merko Infra Member of the Management Board, Mr. Sander Astor, tel. +372 680 5105.

Priit Roosimägi
Head of Group Finance Unit
AS Merko Ehitus
+372 650 1250

AS Merko Ehitus ( group consists of Estonia’s leading construction company AS Merko Ehitus Eesti, the Latvian-market-oriented SIA Merks, UAB Merko Statyba operating on the Lithuanian market, and the Norwegian construction company Peritus Entreprenør AS. Besides provision of construction service as a main contractor, the group’s other major area of activity is apartment development. As at the end of 2018, the group employed 764 people, and the group’s revenue for 2018 was EUR 418 million.