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The new Lahekalda apartment buildings attain full height

Merko is developing and building the Lahekalda residential quarter sited on the Maarjamäe limestone cliff and already home to 300 families. In mid-May, we held the topping-off ceremony for the first two eight-storey buildings – 98 apartments will be completed at Paekalda 23/1 and Paekalda 23/2. The Lahekalda quarter is being built on the Maarjamäe ...


Park being constructed in Uus-Veerenni

We are building a public park of more than 8,500 m2 with playgrounds for children and a recreational area for adults in the residential quarter of Uus-Veerenni. The park, a new addition to Tallinn’s urban space, is intended for public use and will be completed in the autumn of 2022. “When building a living quarter, ...


Merko builds the Arter quarter

Kapitel develops and Merko builds a high-quality and healthy working environment in Liivalaia, renamed the Arter quarter, for companies that value their employees. The quarter with a total leasable area of 38,000 sq m and a park will be completed in the Q3 2024. “Arter is a people-centred urban space in the centre of Tallinn. A ...


Contract for construction of Pelgulinna state upper secondary school signed

Today, 15 February 2022, Merko signed a contract with Riigi Kinnisvara to build the Pelgulinna Riigigümnaasium, a state upper secondary school in Tallinn. Under this contract, we will build a four-storey school building at Kolde pst 67a, including outdoor activity areas, a city park with trees and shrubs, access routes and movement paths and bicycle ...


Merko scholarships awarded to Martin Thalfeldt and Karro Haav

We awarded two scholarships at the Tallinn University of Technology (TalTech) Development Fund’s 2021 scholarship competition. The young teacher scholarship went to Martin Thalfeldt and the student scholarship, to Karro Haav. A tenured assistant professor with the School of Engineering’s Institute of Civil Engineering and Architecture, Martin Thalfeldt’sresearch is related to energy performance and indoor climate, ...


Merko starts work at the Defence Forces’ Taara Army Base

Today, 2 December, we signed an agreement with the Estonian Centre for Defence Investment to perform construction and repair works at the Defence Forces’ Taara Army Base in Võru. Under the agreement, technical facilities with shelters, a vehicle wash and service ramp will be designed and built at Taara Army Base, and the existing catering ...


Kerdo Kütt: future leader of digital construction

The digital construction cluster awarded an award for future leader in the field of digital construction to Merko’s junior BIM engineer Kerdo Kütt. The main factor in landing Kütt the prize was his master’s thesis defended at TalTech, which analysed use cases, benefits and constraints of 3D printing of building concrete. The 3D printing field ...


We continue to be the best-known and most reputable real estate developer

According to a survey by Kantar Emor, for the third year running Merko has been deemed the best-known and most reputable real estate developer in Estonia. Kantar Emor’s annual survey of real estate brands conducted in September and October revealed that Merko continues to hold the position of best-known real estate developer in Estonia. We ...


Merko is helping Do Good MTÜ to acquire household appliances for those in need

Merko is supporting the non-profit organisation Do Good MTÜ with 15,000 euros for purchasing necessary household appliances for families in need. This is one of the largest donations to Do Good so far, which will make life easier for nearly fifty families in need. “Do Good MTÜ helps those in need with essential items that ...


We are launching the fourth stage of Lahekalda

The fourth stage of the Lahekalda apartment development project on the Maarjamäe limestone cliff in Tallinn includes the completion of two apartment buildings with a total of 98 apartments by the end of 2022. The 2- to 4-room apartments in the 8-storey energy class A buildings to be erected at Paekalda 23/1 and 23/2 will ...