Information taken from www.upb.lv         
 
 
 
 
2013
 
 
 
  

January
UPB exhibited it’s contemporary art collection in the Museum of Liepaja and published an Art Catalogue.

 

February
AILE Group has made considerable investments in the technologies – the new completely computerized center for the processing of aluminum has started to work; this will enable to double the production capacity.

 

March
On March 18 was held a ceremony to immure the capsule in the foundation of the boiler house of "Liepajas energija" LTD to be constructed for the biomass boilers in Kaiju Street, Liepaja. The construction is performed by JSC UPB. The boiler house of biomass boilers to be constructed will enable to reduce the volume of natural gas as fuel by approximately 40%, and will increase the energy independence and the production efficiency of company.

 

April
BigFish has been nominated for the final of the Latvia Annual Award in Architecture 2012.
UPB signs the contract on the implementation of the project on the development of infrastructure of Ventspils Vocational Secondary School – Vocational Education Competence Centre of North Kurzeme. The total costs of project are planned to be LVL 10 892 114.

 

May
According to the data of Central Statistical Bureau (CSP), JSC UPB IS THE MAJOR EXPORTER IN THE YEAR 2012 – almost half of the volume of the construction work of Latvian builders performed abroad during the previous year was the contribution of UPB.
By joining the forces of two large construction companies - JSC UPB and BGS LTD – there is implemented a complicated project – the construction of the discharge line in the Baltic Sea for the treated sewage.

 

June
Ridgepole Celebrations for Vidzeme Music and Culture Centre constructed by UPB.
Ridgepole Celebrations for the key project of UPB – the boiler house of biomass boilers of "Liepajas energija" LTD.

 

July
UPB is among 25 the best Latvian export trademarks and receives the title "The Red Jackets".
The export geography of UPB comprises also Switzerland. The first contract on the construction of facades in Zurich is signed.

 

September
Commissioning of a unique object built by AS UPB — sewage outlet into the sea.

 

October

Mechanical engineering factory of UPB Holding starts operating.
The new factory of SIA “RK Metāls” will allow UPB Holding to acquire new business sectors and raise efficiency, replacing outsourcing.

 

November
The Quality Directorate of the Norwegian Building Authority issues the highest class certificate to UPB in terms of design, safety, and assembly of metal, concrete, and glass structures.
Opening of UPB turnkey project — new biomass boiler house with capacity of 30 MW. The project has been implemented within 12 months, including design works, construction, as well as delivery, installation, setting, and commissioning of high-quality biomass equipment.

 

December
AS UPB received an award in the category “Best Exporter” in the “Export and Innovation Award 2013” organized by the Ministry of Economics and the Investment and Development Agency of Latvia (LIAA).

 

 
 
 
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