History of the contest

The annual contest – The best concrete building of the year – has been organized since 2000.

  • The Concrete Building of the Year 2018 is a the building of the Estonian Academy of Arts. The main prize, architecture – KUU Arhitektid: Joel Kopli, Koit Ojaliiv, Juhan Rohtla and Eik Hermann.
  • The Concrete Building of the Year 2017 is a private residence in Viimsi. Grand Prix – client Mait Rõõmusaar.
  • Best Architect: Mateusz Kuo Stolarski (Tamizo Architects, Poola); Best Constructor: Andrei Kervališvili (Nordecon Betoon OÜ); Best Construction Works: Nordecon Betoon OÜ; Best Concrete Works: HC Betoon AS; Best Formwork: Peri AS.
  • The Concrete Building of the Year 2016 – Eesti Rahva Muuseum. Grand Prix – DGT Architects (Dan Dorell, Lina Ghotmeh, Tsuyoshi Tane).
  • The Concrete Building of the Year 2015  – Ihaste Bridge in Tartu. Grand Prix –Ehituse ja Tarkvara Inseneribüroo OÜ (Juhan Idnurm ja Siim Idnurm).
  • The Concrete Building of the Year 2014 – Tondiraba Ice Hall. Grand Prix – Kadarik Tüür Arhitektid OÜ.
  • The Concrete Building of the Year 2013 – the reconstruction works of Ülemiste junction. Grand Prix – AS K-Projekt (head designer).
  • The Concrete Building of the Year 2012 – the reconstruction of concrete structures of Tallinn Seaplane Harbour.  Grand Prix – constructors Karl Õiger and Heiki Onton.
  • The Concrete Building of the Year 2011 – musical scale Cromatico. Grand Prix – sculptor Lukas Kühne.
  • The Concrete Building of the Year 2010 – villa in Pirita. Grand Prix – architect Andres Lember, Male Maja OÜ.
  • The Concrete Building of the Year 2009 – Tallink office building. Grand Prix – architect Meelis Press.
  • The Concrete Building of the Year 2008 – the expansion of Tallinn Airport. Grand Prix – architect Jean-Marie Bonnard, Sofreavia SA.
  • The Concrete Building of the Year 2007 – arch bridge of Puurmani. Grand Prix – engineers Siim Idnurm, Juhan Idnurm.
  • The Concrete Building of the Year 2006 – office building for Luku-Expert. Grand Prix – architect Hindrek Kesler.
  • The Concrete Building of the Year 2005 – office building for TTP. Grand Prix – architect Meelis Press.
  • The Concrete Building of the Year 2004 – Ülemiste Hotel. Grand Prix – architect Martin Aunin.
  • The Concrete Building of the Year 2003 – villa in Viimsi. Grand Prix – Architectural Bureau Emil Urbel.
  • The Concrete Building of the Year 2002 – Tartu Prison. Grand Prix – Architectural Bureau Kalle Rõõmus AS.
  • The Concrete Building of the Year 2001 – terminal in  Muuga. Grand Prix – engineer Randväli ja Karema AS.
  • The Concrete Building of the Year 2000 – Rocca al Mare School. Grand Prix – Architectural Bureau Urbel ja Peil.