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Cornerstone Laid and Construction Begins on Joint “Superministry” Building in Tallinn

26.04.2016

On April 25, 2016 a formal cornerstone ceremony was held for the new joint building of Ministries of Finance, Economic Affairs and Communications, Social Affairs and Justice that will be built to the compound at 1 Suur-Ameerika/2 Väike-Ameerika, Tallinn.

The authors of the architectural solution of the joint building are Kai Süda, Risto Parve and Mait Väljas of Karisma Architects. In order to find the best possible architectural solution, the contractor, 2Torni, in cooperation with the Estonian Union of Architects and the State Real Estate Ltd held an an architectural design contest. The first prize was granted to Amhold and Karisma Architects with a joint design "White".

The "Superministry" is rising at the place of the former building of the Ministry of Finance and will be completed by the summer of 2017.