About company

 

Construction of buildings, reconstruction, renovation
         Aluminium glass constructions. Prefabricated concrete
                   Designing, manufacturing, delivery, assembly

Skonto Enterprises is an export division of Skonto group, one of the biggest construction groups in Baltics with annual turnover of  around 300 million €.

Skonto Enterprises provides the group's companies Skonto Prefab and Skonto Plan with assistance to operate in export markets such as Scandinavia, Great Britain, Ireland. Skonto Enterprises subsidiaries successfully operate in Norway, Sweden, Denmark, UK and since the beginning of 2013 also in Germany.

Clients benefit from working with an all-round company Skonto Enterprises, which allows projects to be assigned to experienced inter-related players in the building and construction industry in Latvia and beyond. Established contacts in the region, a dedicated workforce and an exact standard for completion have gained the companies a competitive edge well recognized in the sector.

With more than 1.500 employees, Skonto group's enterprises are on the list of biggest employers and tax-payers in Latvia, where its headquarters are located.

For convenience of real estate project developers, on behalf of members of the group, Skonto Enterprises offers full service: performs construction and design projects, produces building materials such as aluminum glazed constructions: window and door systems, building façade systems and curtain walls, glazed roofs, single-, double- and triple-glazed units, inside glazed partitions, load-bearing steel structures, lightweight cladding products, various precast concrete elements, such as  hollow core slabs, columns, pre-stressed beams, stairs elements, wall panels (sandwich panels, socle panels, massive wall panels, design panels), filigree slabs, and exports production to target markets, such as Scandinavia, UK and Germany.

We are well aware of impact traditional production processes make on surrounding environment; therefore within our group of companies from the planning and design process, through construction and production phases, we incorporate “green thinking”. In 2013, Norwegian subsidiary of Skonto Enterprises received Norwegian certificate - Green Dot Certificat. In 2014, Skonto Enterprises became a 3.class Central approval in Norway Godkjent for ansvarett for prefabbricated concrete elements. Skonto Enterprises UK Ltd is now accredited within the Contractors Health and Safety Assessment Scheme (CHAS) having demonstrated compliance with and sound management of current basic health and safety legislation. CHAS is established as the market leader for health and safety pre-qualification in the UK.
 
Environmental impact reduction for us means use of environmentally-friendly raw materials, efficient energy consumption and proper industrial waste management without endangering productivity. All of the companies that Skonto Enterprises represents are holders of the certificates ISO 9001 and ISO 14001.

Alongside environmental issues and sustainable development, we have implemented and maintained good quality and work safety management systems in accordance with OHSAS 18001 certificate.

As we constantly improve our operational processes and technologies, in near future we also plan to conform to the standards of the world's foremost environmental assessment method for buildings – BREEAM.

SKONTO PREFAB / Prefabricated concrete certificates
SKONTO PLAN / Aluminium, glass, steel certificates