Major Assignments - Transport & Infrastructure

TRINITI - a legal adviser in the reorganization of state-owned enterprises in charge of maintenance of the Lithuanian roads

TRINITI has advised the Lithuanian Road Administration under the Ministry of Transport and Communications on the reorganization of state-owned enterprises carrying out maintenance of roads with strategic importance for Lithuania. During the process which took less than a half-year, 10 state-owned enterprises were successfully integrated in the State Enterprise “Kelių priežiūra”. The reorganization was carried out with the aim to optimize and reduce the costs of management of state enterprises maintaining the roads of state importance and to form an efficient centralized model of maintenance of roads of state importance.

During the large-scale reorganization process the experienced TRINITI lawyers, led by Associate Partner Giedrė Čiuladienė, prepared the necessary documents and advised the Lithuanian Road Administration under the Ministry of Transport and Communications on all matters of reorganization that have arisen.

Advising Republic of Estonia in Rail Baltic joint venture

Our Transactions team advised the Republic of Estonia, acting through the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Communications, in connection with the negotiations of the shareholders agreement of RB Rail AS, the joint venture created by three Baltic governments for the construction of Rail Baltic, a 5 billion EUR convenitional-fast European standard-gauge electrified railway from Tallinn to the Lithuanian-Polish border.

540 M EUR Phase I financing for Rail Baltic from the European Union

The European Commission granted EU co-financing for the implementation of Phase 1 of the Rail Baltic project for the construction of an European-gauge railway line linking the three Baltic states with the rest of Europe at 81.83 per cent. Read more

PPP Tender for the Palanga Road Bypass

TRINITI real estate team represented a major Lithuanian road construction company Panevežio keliai in a tender for the PPP project for building a section of the Palanga bypass. The value of the project for 25 years is over 34 M EUR. Read more

Representation of Josef Möbius Bau-Aktiengesellschaft

TRINITI lawyers assisted one of the largest European construction companies, Strabag group (Strabag Wasserbau GmbH (formerly Josef Möbius Bau-GmbH)) in the closed tender for the Free Port of Riga “Infrastructure development in the Krievu Island in order to relocate port operations away from the city centre in Riga, Latvia”. The planned investment in this project was 150 M EUR

Acquisition of Tallinn District Heating and 8 local district heating networks

TRINITI M&A team advised the acquisition of a 100% shareholding in AS Tallinna Küte (district heating company in the Estonian capital Tallinn) and AS Eraküte (district heating company in eight Estonian municipalities) from Dalkia by Elekter & Küte OÜ. TRINITI advised the purchaser in one of the largest M&A transactions in Estonia in 2012, which was financed by Swedbank and SEB

Joint Venture for Rail Baltic – Infrastructure Project of the Century

TRINITI advised the negotiations and foundation of the Rail Baltic Joint Venture, RB Rail AS, a holding company between Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania to develop the new 1,435 mm gauge passenger and cargo railway from Tallinn to the Lithuanian-Polish border. With an estimated value of over 3.6 B EUR, it will be the largest joint project in the history of the Baltic States