Official news and press releases
On the 16th of August the future IT center or as it is called Tartu University Delta building got its cornerstone. There where over 70 people participating in this ceremonial event. Among others, the head of Tartu university mr. Toomas Asser; the major of Tartu city, mr. Urmas Klaas; the board members of Ehitusfirma Rand ja Tuulberg AS and Ehitustrust AS and the site project team attended the event. During the demoliton works of the old building, a “time capsule” filled with different historical items was found. For example there were the Tartu National University’s structure and staff members in 1984/1985 academic year; newspaper “Rahva Hääl” from 1940; design of the laboratory extension works from 1960 etc. All these items will be presented in the new Tartu University Delta building. The capsule of the new house was filled with some scarfs, certificates, a little robot etc and of course the construction design of the building we are constructing today. Read more about the cornerstone event here.
There will be a underground floor for parking and technical rooms and 4 floors on the ground. L- shaped building will have two wings. Longer wing is built along the riverside. In addition to the classrooms, lecture halls and offices, there will be a café and other open areas on the first floor. By the riverside it is planned to build staircases and sitting areas which are connected with the IT center but as well with the park. The Delta building is planned to be completed by the end of 2019.
On the 13th of August Ehitusfirma Rand ja Tuulberg AS and Pharma Plaza OÜ signed two contracts. Design and construction works contract to build an office-healthcare building at Töökoja st.1 and a parking house at Töökoja st. 4, Tallinn. The new office-healthcare building’s closed net area is about 15 200 m². There will be three floors of parking lots in the parking house and the closed net area is around 3000 m². In the new office-healthcare center will be one underground floor and eight on the ground floors. For producing the hot water in the building, the solar panels will be installed on the roof. Architecture wise the building has very interesting curved shape. Large part of the facade is covered with ‘from the floor to ceiling’ windows which provide in addition to the lighting designed inside the building, also high amount of natural light to the working environment. To reduce the amount of the solar radiation, the lamella covers will be installed on the facade. The project manager is Joonas Matteus who also lead the construction works of the building at Töökoja 2, Tallinn.
On the 8th of August OÜ Waldchnep production building in Narva Industrial park got a cornerstone. Office and production building’s closed net are is more than 3400m². It is important to note that the building is celebrating also Estonia’s 100th birthday as part of its facade is covered with the Estonia 100 years logos. In addition to mr. Aare Pihelgas, the representative of Waldchnep OÜ, the mayor of Narva, the representatives of SA Ida-Viru Industrial Areas and AS Ehitusfirma Rand & Tuulberg attended on the important event. The building should be ready by spring 2019.
Ehitusfirma Rand ja Tuulberg AS and Waldchnep OÜ signed a design-construction contract on the 25th of May for the construction works of a new production building. The closed net area of the building will be over 3000 m² and project manager will be our very professional and experienced project manager Kristjan Kotkas.
Sport and its developement in the society is important for us. Rand & Tuulberg Grupp AS has been supporting University of Tartu Academic Sports Club cyclists for years. This year we decided to update the look of their bus. We wish good luck and all the best for the cyclists!
Ehitusfirma Rand & Tuulberg is building an office and production building at Kadastiku 29a in Narva Industrial park Narva. The Contracting Authority is Primatek Coatings OÜ whom we’ve had a very good cooperation. We are glad to know that they are satisfied with our work and we are very grateful for the kind words. Read more here.
On the 24th of April a topping-out ceremony for Vaba Lava building took place in Narva. The project manager is Joonas Matteus and the site manager Arto Tõnnis. This building will be a very unique place in Narva city where everyone can enjoy different kind of cultural events. There will be a black-box type theater with 220 seats and also offices and technical rooms; tv and radio studio for Eesti Rahvusringhääling; auditorium for children’s theater “Ilmarine” and also café and gallery area. The building will be completed in autumn 2018. See more here.
On the 20th of April, the prime minister of Estonia visited Vaba Lava in Narva. The visit was truly positive and the prime minister is very happy that this kind of culture building as Vaba Lava is being built in Narva. We thank all the participants. See more photos of the event here.
We are happy to announce that on the 8th of March the city of Tartu named the apartment building at Kitsas st 5, Tartu built by Ehitusfirma Rand ja Tuulberg and developed by Vallikraavi Kinnisvara, one of the best buildings of 2017 in Tartu.
The apartment building situates right in the heart of Tartu and has three floors. The apartment building is surrounded with park and sidewalks which keeps it away from the city noise but at the same time all the good restaurants and culture is just few steps away. The unique location, modern architecture, high quality materials and beautiful views create an environment that meets the taste of the most demanding client.
It is a stylish building with logical spatial structure. Through three floors, there are 15 apartments. Two and three bedroom apartments are situated on the first and second floor and 4 bedroom apartments are built on the third floor. There is a spacious and luminous staircase that connects the two apartment blocks and courtyard area. All the apartments have a cozy balcony or spacious terrace with the views on Toomemägi or theater Vanemuine.
Lear more about the apartments on the Vallikraavi Kinnisvara webpage.
On the 31st of January Ehitusfirma Rand & Tuulberg AS and Westaqua-Invest OÜ signed a design-construction contract for the reconstruction and extension works of Aquaphor production building in Sillamäe, Estonia. The volume of the extension works is about 17 000m² and for the reconstruction works it is about 5000m². Ehitusfirma Rand & Tuulberg AS has built two other production buildings for the same company in Sillamäe and Narva. This building will be completed in summer 2019.
On the 5th of July 2017, Ehitusfirma Rand ja Tuulberg AS and Lääne-Tallinna Keskhaigla AS signed a contract of design and construction works for Mustamäe healthcare center at Ehitajate street 27, Tallinn. We are proud to announce that yesterday, on the 16th of January, 2018 the building was opened. One of the owners of Ehitusfirma Rand ja Tuulberg AS, mr. Raivo Rand, said that the cooperation between the contracting entity and Ehitusfirma Rand ja Tuulberg was good. He emphasized that the completion deadline was reasonable which gave both sides the possibility to think through and later carry out all aspects in the design and construction process. The building has four floors plus one underground floor. The new Mustamäe health center will be accommodating rehabilitation center, general practitioner and specialists center, training center, pharmacy etc.
The interior decoration is based on the principle of authenticity and closeness to nature, which together with modern facade and modern technical systems offer a high quality balanced environment for patients and staff. Above the atrium, there is a large roof window which provides an additional sunlight access to the building. The new and spectacular building will open its doors for patients on the 1st of February. Read more here and here.
On the 12th of January, Kohtla-Järve industrial park was opened. Within the consortium of RTS Infra Construction OÜ, Ehitusfirma Rand & Tuulberg AS and Wesico Project OÜ we excavated and filled over 40 000 m³ of soil, built over 15 000 m² of asphalth roads and installed over 17 km of pipes and cables for different routes which was carried out within the design and construction project. Read more about the future Chemical Park in Kohtla-Järve here, here and here.
On the 27th of december 2017, Ehitusfirma Rand ja Tuulberg AS in cooperation with Ehitustrust AS signed a contract for the construction works of IT center at Narva mnt 19/20, Tartu. Contract costs 28,4 million euros and the closed net are is over 23 000 m².
There will be a underground floor for parking and technical rooms and 4 floors on the ground. L- shaped building will have two wings. Longer wing is built along the riverside. In addition to the classrooms, lecture halls and offices, there will be a café and other open areas on the first floor. By the riverside it is planned to build staircases and sitting areas which are connected with the IT center but as well with the park.
The building is designed in a way that it would be possible to use energy very efficiently but without the great need on compromises in the architectural quality. Large windows will be on the first and second floor so that the beautiful view on the river and park wouldn’t be lost. On the third and fourth floor there are bit smaller windows to avoid overheating the smaller rooms.
As the number of the storeys is different among the building, the load of the building is very uneven. In addition, due to the location by the river it is necessary to take into calculation also the peat soil and soil water levels which is why the building will be built on the bored piles foundation.
The project manager of the construction works is Eke Kurg and the IT center is planned to be completed by the end of 2019.
On the 29th of november 2017 a new office-production building at Kadastiku 29a in Narva Industrial park got a cornerstone. The contracting authority is Primatek Coatings OÜ. The representatives of Primatek from Russia, mayor of Narva, representatives of Ehitusfirma Rand ja Tuulberg AS and Ida-Virumaa Tööstusalade Arendus SA took part of the ceremonial cornerstone event.
Primatek is a company that produces a wide range of paints and laquers for industrial and infrastructure use. In this factory they are planning to start producing powder paints. At the moment we are constructing the I stage of 2000 m² but it has a perspective for extension works about 8000 m² of total area. Ehitusfirma Rand & Tuulberg is designing, constructing and financing this project. Design Works are done by RTG Projektbüroo AS which is a subsidiary company of Rand & Tuulberg Group.
Primatek Coatings OÜ is planning to make the building facade one of the most striking in the Industrial park.
On the 23rd of November Ehitusfirma Rand & Tuulberg AS and Vaba Lava SA signed a contract for the reconstruction works of the old Baltijetsi factory to a culture center in Narva.
A famous old electronics factory will be reconstructed to a modern culture and leisure center. The building has three floors and its closed net area is about 2600 m².
This building will be a very unique place in Narva city where everyone can enjoy different kind of cultural events. There will be a black-box type theater with 220 seats and also offices and technical rooms; tv and radio studio for Eesti Rahvusringhääling; auditorium for children’s theater “Ilmarine” and also café and gallery area. The building will be completed in autumn 2018.
Yesterday, on the 28th of June, an apartment building at Rumbi 4, Tallinn, got a cornerstone. The apartment building will be built near to the Cultural Hub and the development is named Katla Maja (Boiler House) that indicates to the industrial history of the region. During the excavation the support wall of Stuart redoubt that was built in 1703 will be preserved and also during the demolition works some of the walls of the old gas factory, that was built in 1913, will be preserved as well. Dominating materials are Cor-Ten steel, brick and on the first-floor fiber concrete facade board and glass facade. Aforesaid refers to the industrial and stylish appearance. At the same time, the interior of the building is very modern and energy-efficient. The new apartment building will be completed in the first half of the year 2018.
On the 14th of June a new prefabricated wood elements factory Welement AS opened its doors in Tartu, Estonia. Welement AS is the newest member of Rand&Tuulberg Group. The new factory is the most modern prefabricated wood elements production building in Estonia. Welement AS is using Weinmann production line that allows producing large volumes faster and with better quality.
“Our team comprises 20 people and in 2017 we have mainly focused on the markets in Sweden, Norway and Finland but we also have some great plans for the Estonian market”, said Lauri Tuulberg, the CEO of Welement AS.
Ehitusfirma Rand ja Tuulberg AS and Vallikraavi Kinnisvara AS signed a contract for the construction works of 2-storey apartment buildings at Ladva street 1 and Ladva street 3, Tartu.
The 2- storey wooden facade apartment buildings that will be completed in spring 2018 will have family friendly and well-designed apartments. The one and two bedroom apartments at Ladva street 1 will be with a net surface of 51,1 – 65,6 m² The one, two, and three bedroom apartments at Ladva street 3 will be with a net surface of 51,1 m² – 83,9 m². All the apartments have either balconies or terraces. Healthy and comfortable indoor climate are guaranteed with the modern heating and ventilation system that helps to keep the energy consumption on a lower level. For more information contact Vallikraavi Kinnisvara here.
On the 16th of May, a topping-out ceremony was held at Mustamäe Healthcare centre. The topping out ceremony is important because it shows that the building has achieved its final structural height and works that “bring the building to life” can start. It is a tradition to thank builders for their good work during the topping-out ceremony. Rein Pokk, the project manager of Ehitusfirma Rand & Tuulberg said that the construction works are going well and according to plans.
On the 5th of July, Ehitusfirma Rand & Tuulberg AS and Lääne-Tallinna Keskhaigla AS signed a contract of design and construction works for Mustamäe healthcare centre at Ehitajate street 27, Tallinn. New building will be with the total area of 6806 m². New and modern health centre will be finished by the end of 2017.
Ehitusfirma Rand & Tuulberg AS and Liven Kinnisvara OÜ signed a contract for the construction works of a 5-storey apartment building at Rumbi street 4, Tallinn. The apartment building will be built near to the Cultural Hub and the developement is named Katla Maja (Boiler House) that indicates to the industustrial history of the region. During the excavation the support wall of Stuart redoubt that was built in 1703 will be preserved and also during the demoliton works some of the walls of the old gas factory, that was built in 1913, will be preserved as well. Dominating materials are Cor-Ten steel, brick and on the first floor fiber concrete facade board and glass facade. Aforesaid refers to the industrial and stylish appearance. At the same time, the interior of the building is very modern and energy-efficient.
The high ceilings and wide wooden framed windows will guarantee the access of natural light into the apartments. There are 52 apartments and it is possible to park the cars in the underground parking lot or in the yard. The total area of the building is 5722,6 square meters and the construction is planned to be finished in the beginning of 2018. The construction works of the building are lead by our professional project manager Andres Allik.
On the 26th of February, Estonian Association of architecural and consulting engineering companies annouced the best construction project of 2016. The best construction project was shopping center “Kvartal” in Tartu which was designed by Tari AS, built by Ehitusfirma Rand & Tuulberg AS and Ehitustrust AS. Construction of the “Kvartal” shopping center was an interesting and challenging project for Ehitusfirma Rand & Tuulberg. We would like to thank our partners for the great cooperation during this project and hopefully many new joint projects are yet to arrive.
On the 20th of February Mustamäe health center got a cornerstone. The ceremony was participated by the representatives of Ehitusfirma Rand & Tuulberg- construction manager Lauri Matteus and project manager Rein Pokk; and the representatives of Lääne-Tallinna Keskhaigla and Tallinn city administration. Big interest for the consturction of the new health center that will be finished in 2017, was also shown by the city residents. The interior decoration of Mustamäe health center is based on the principle of authenticity and closeness to nature, which together with modern facade and modern technical systems offer a high quality balanced environment for patients and staff. Above the atrium, there is a large roof window which provides an additional sunlight access to the building.
Christmas 2016 Ehitusfirma Rand & Tuulberg decided to donate on behalf of our good partners to the cancer treatment foundation “The Gift of Life”. It is important for us to contribute to the health developement in Estonia.
On the 7th of November, Ehitusfirma Rand & Tuulberg in cooperation with Astlanda Ehitus signed a contract with Riigi Kinnisvara AS to build a new courthouse at Lubja 4, Tallinn. Contract costs 29,9 miljon euros. Project manager of Ehitusfirma Rand & Tuulberg, Aivar Kullas, who will be leading the work at the site, is one of our most experienced project managers.
The building has seven floors on the ground and three unerground floors and its net floor area is over 25 000 m2. Thanks to very carefully selected quality materials and designed LED lighting, the building is very energy efficiency.
Today, on the 21st of October, 2016, warehouse at angerja street 42, Harku county and Stera production building at angerja street 53, Harku county, will get cornerstones. Buildings are built by Ehitusfirma Rand ja Tuulberg AS and designed by Architect OÜ. Contracting authority is Harju Elekter AS.
Stera production building involves production, dyeing and storing of low energy consumption and reducing material intensity metal products. Building consists three administrative common rooms and production surfaces. New building will be with the total area of 7962 m².
As for the warehouse, the surfaces of the building will possibly be rented out for storage spaces and/or small scale productions. New building will be with the total area of 4102 m² and it is divided into separate office- administrative common rooms and technical rooms.
It is significant that both buildings get all the necessary energy from the installed solar system and all the excess energy will be sold to Eesti Energia AS.
Today, on the 12th of september, Ehitusfirma Rand ja Tuulberg AS started with the demolition works of the old Mustamäe healthcare center.
On the 5th of July, Ehitusfirma Rand ja Tuulberg AS and Lääne-Tallinna Keskhaigla AS signed a contract of design and construction works for a new Mustamäe healthcare center at Ehitajate street 27, Tallinn. New building will be with the total area of 6806 m².
On the 5th of July, Ehitusfirma Rand ja Tuulberg AS and Lääne-Tallinna Keskhaigla AS signed a contract of design and construction works for Mustamäe healthcare center at Ehitajate street 27, Tallinn. New building will be with the total area of 6806 m².
The new healthcare center will have four floors. On the first floor there will be created a rehabilitation center, farmacy and a cafeteria. On the second floor will be situating rooms for specialised doctors and training center. On the third and fourth floor will be a general practitioners center and administration rooms. Wardrobe for staff; storing rooms; technical room and also a parking lot with 30 places for the employees is situated on the ground floor.
The interior decoration is based on the principle of authenticity and closeness to nature, which together with modern facade and modern technical systems offer a high quality balanced environment for patients and staff. Above the atrium, there is a large roof window which provides an additional sunlight access to the building.
On the 3rd of May, a hospital and nursing home of the Foundation PJV Hooldusravi that was reconstructed by Ehitusfirma Rand & Tuulberg, was opened. Nursing home is situated in Keila. A symbolic key was given to mr Anders Tsahkna by our construction manager Lauri Matteus.
On the 15th of April, Estonian Road Administration awarded the best in construction field in 2015. The best construction project was Kurna traffic junction where the prime contractors were Ehitusfirma Rand & Tuulberg AS (project manager: Lauri Matteus) in collaboration with RTS Infraehitus OÜ (project manager: Rein-Erik Kaar).
In the Road Administration Year book, it is written exactly what was built during the construction. During the project, a dangerous section of road in Tallinn circuit was reconstructed to I class road with 2 + 2 driving lanes. Kurna interchange junction with 2.7 km Tuhala road section on a new track, 1.52 km of non-motorised traffic routes, non-motorised traffic tunnel and viaduct.
For enviromental measures they also built a lenght of 300m of wall for the reduction of the noise pollution and 5 ponds for the rainwater drainage. While constructing, special attention was paid on the architectural design, lanscaping and lighting.
Welement AS new prefabricated wood element production building got a corner stone on the 15th of April. Learn more.
On Friday, 15th of April, at 12.00 a new prefabricated wood elements production building in Tartu will get a corner stone. Welement AS belongs to Rand & Tuulberg Grupp AS. Among others, mayor of Tartu, and rector of Estonian University of Life Science will attend the event.
The new factory is the most modern prefabricated wood elements production building in Estonia. Welement AS is usin Weinmann production line that allows to produce large volumes faster and with better quality. The investment to this factory is 6 million euros and it wil be able to provide work up to 60 people. The factory will be completed in the fall of 2016 by Ehitusfirma Rand ja Tuulberg AS.
The board member Lauri Tuulberg thinks the main goal of the Welement team is to contribute to Estonian prefabricated wood elements sphere and hopefully to rais it to a new level. ” I am sure that the use of timber will increase also in the big construction sphere and we want to be sure to speak on this subject and contribute into this sphere, instead of standing beside.”, said Tuulberg. The board member Raivo Rand is convinced that the new factory gives the possibility to use modern solutions in construction. He also brought out the fact that most of the production is export-oriented and it will give also the possibility to export also more Estonian construction.
On the 5th of April, new seven-storey medical and wellness center, built by Ehitusfirma Rand and Tuulberg AS, got a cornerstone. Building’s net surface exceeds 11 600 square meters and in 2017 the center will be offering the services of the most modern medical laboratory and health services in Nordic countries. The building will be low-enery and sustainable technologies have also been taking into account in construction. On the concrete part of outside facade new innovative concrete crust with titanium dioxide will be used. Read more.
On the 5th of february Maxima distribution center with net surface of 45 000 m2 was officially opened. There are three storages and 130 platforms for receiving goods. Ehitusfirma Rand ja Tuulberg that was the prime contractor of this project, used 15 000 m3 of concrete in the construction of the building. The distribution center is also nominated for the title of the concrete building of the year.
Mr. Raivo Rand, the member of council of Ehitusfirma Rand ja Tuulberg said that Maxima distribution center was one of the most important projects in 2015. Mr. Rand emphasized the importance and singularity of the building, “Maxima distribution center is one of the largest and undoubtedly most modern in Estonia. We had an oppurtunity to use very new and interesting materials. For example the roof of the distribution center is covered with SBS material that reflects back the sun light and protects the building for overheating.”
Maxima Eesti OÜ chief executive officer, Vygintas Šapokas, noted in his speech that during construction, Ehitusfirma Rand ja Tuulberg followed all the interim completion dates and final deadlines agreed from the beginning. See photos of the building here!
25th of november a new logistics and business park in Jõhvi was opened. In collaboration with ITP Arendusprojekt LLC and Vallikraavi Kinnisvara Ltd, Ehitusfirma Rand and Tuulberg Ltd is going to build there a business and logistics building. Read more.
On the 19th of november, 2015, Ehitusfirma Rand ja Tuulberg AS and Veerenni Tervisekeskus OÜ signed a contract for the construction works of a new business and office building at Töökoja 2, Tallinn. The new building is going to have 7 floors. First floor will be for the commercial use, second and third for the parking lot and forth to seventh floor will be constructed for offices. New building will be with the total area of 10 488,2 m2 and will have a distinctive facade with aluminium ribbon windows. Find out more.
Metal processing company, Well Special Tehnoloogia Ldt. and Ehitusfirma Rand & Tuulberg Ltd. representatives signed a contract for the design and construction works of stage I of production building in Narva logistics and industrial park with the net area approximately 8,000 m2.
August 25, 2015 Ehitusfirma Rand & Tuulberg Ltd and Ülemiste ärimaja Ltd. signed a contract for the construction works of an office building and parking lot on Peterburi road 2f, Tallinn.
Ehitusfirma Rand & Tuulberg began with the construction works in september 2015, andthe constuction is planned to finish in september 2016. The new building will have seven floors and a total area of 8483 square meters.
Office and parking building built by Ehitusfirma Rand & Tuulberg Ltd will be architecturally unique in terms of the shape of the facade, which is covered with a ceramic stone. Innovative spacious multi-level office spaces will create another perspective of the traditional office spaces. Large windows will guarantee the access of natural light in the offices. And also it is important not to overview the beautiful view to the Tallinn old town, Ülemiste lake and powerful traffic junction that combines the traffic of cars, trains and ships.
Ehitusfirma Rand & Tuulberg Ltd. and Ülemiste Ärimaja Ltd. have worked together before on the construction of Ülemiste business building that is on the same address.
Board member of Ülemiste Ärimaja Ltd, mr. Tõnu Kõuhkna, said that the main purpose of the new building is to offer customers a wider selection of rental premises and to carry out the renovation on the existing Ülemiste business building.