Posts tagged as PPA

PPA signs contract on construction of second phase of southeastern border

Wednesday, May 26, 2021

AS Merko Ehitus and GRK Infra AS entered into a contract with the Police and Border Guard Board (PPA) on Tuesday to design and construct the infrastructure of sections 4-6 of Estonia’s southeast land border. The contract value is approximately €15.8 million, plus value added tax. The works are scheduled to be completed in April 2025, Merko announced. The contract concerns design and construction works for a 34.7-kilometer border segment…

Mobile speed cameras clock over 300 offenders since introduction early July

Saturday, July 13, 2019

Mobile police speed cameras introduced at the beginning of July have caught well over 300 speeding drivers. The locations of the cameras, eight in total, have, perhaps unsurprisingly, not been reported by the Police and Border Guard Board (PPA), however, though the first camera in operation was located on Pärnu Highway, on the outskirts of the town of the same name. “The PPA won’t be publishing the locations of current…

Ministry and police officials: Border tech cheaper than staff, in long run

Wednesday, May 29, 2019

There has been consensus on constructing the border infrastructure in principle, between politicians and officials, which only saw some wavering once the costs of the project became clearer, according to Raivo Küüt, undersecretary at the Ministry of the Interior. “To achieve this [constructing the eastern border as planned], there are alternatives, but are they cheaper or sustainable in the long term, ” Kütt said, ERR’s online news in Estonian reports.…

Gemalto: €152 million PPA claim disproportionate

Friday, September 28, 2018

Gemalto, the previous producer of Estonia’s ID cards, has called the Police and Border Guard Board’s (PPA) decision to take the company to court unfortunate, and asserted that the PPA’s €152 million claim is disproportionate in size. The PPA submitted a claim to Harju County Court on Thursday regarding a breach of contract with regard to the generation of private keys for ID cards outside of the cards’ chips. “Gemalto…