About Milsa Group

Activity
Milsa Group of companies has more than 60 years of experience in the business of production of crushed granite and dolomite. The Group of companies comprises of Klovainių skalda, AB with its main activity of dolomite mining in Klovainiai deposit and production of crushed dolomite, and two crushed granite factories: Granitas, UAB in Kaunas and Granitinė skalda, UAB in Vilnius. The crushed rock produced by the group is sold by Milsa, UAB, whose main activity is wholesale trade of crushed granite and dolomite.

The history of the Milsa Group dates back to 1959 when an association of road construction material companies, named Granitas, was established. During this period, companies of the Milsa Group generated over 50 million tonnes of crushed granite and dolomite.

Currently, the Milsa Group is one of the largest producers of crushed granite and dolomite in Lithuania and is able to supply 1 million tonnes of crushed granite and 2 million tonnes of crushed dolomite a year. During the period of highest demand, 20 000 tonnes of produce is sold on a daily basis. The Group is active in Lithuania, Latvia and Poland. Its main clients are road, bridge and railway construction companies, manufacturers of concrete and reinforced concrete products, and construction companies.

The Milsa Group has provided its production to the following major projects during the last 30 years: Via Baltica, Rail Baltica, Vilnius airport runway reconstruction, construction of Vilnius western and southern bypasses, long-term gravel roads programme and other strategic infrastructure projects in Lithuania and neighbouring countries.

The Milsa Group annually invests over € 3 million into the technological renovation of its manufacturing companies.

The Group's companies have established Milsa ir Ko Association Aggregates Producers. The Milsa Group also participates in the activities of the Lithuanian Roads Association and Construction Industry Association.



MISSION

Creation of road to success on a solid rock foundation

VISION

To be the leader and the most reliable partner for provision of mineral materials in the Baltic Region
Our values


Quality
Together we can do more
Mutual cooperation
Responsibility and reliability
Constant improvement
Trust and respect
1959
A drilling and blasting office was established in Kaunas
1961
The office was reorganized into a department and assigned a new field of work, production of aggregates
1965
Granitas Association of Road Construction Material Enterprises started production of crushed rock in Paneriai territorial base of its Vilnius branch. This is considered to be the beginning of the current Granitinė skalda company activity.
1969
The first crushed dolomite production line was built in Klovainiai. This is considered to be the beginning of Klovainių skalda
1974
The department was reorganized into Granitas Association of Road Construction Material Enterprises.
1977
A crushed rock factory began operating in Kaunas, in the current area of Granitas, UAB.
1982
A new factory with four production facilities was built in Klovainiai.
1989
Granitas Association had over 3000 employees. More than 10 million tonnes of aggregates were produced yearly (including over 6 million tonnes of crushed dolomite and granite).
1990
Granitas Association was reformed into a state-owned company Granitas.
1991
D. Makulavičius established Milsa, UAB. Crushed dolomite export to Germany began during the same year.
1992
State-owned company Klovainių skalda was registered;
1995
Vilnius branch was renamed to Granitinė skalda, AB; during the privatization process the controlling interest in Granitinė skalda, AB was acquired by Milsa, UAB.
1995
Milsa, UAB started trading in technological equipment for the production of mineral materials.
1996
During the privatization process, the controlling interest in Klovainių skalda, AB was acquired by Milsa, UAB.
1998
Milsa ir Ko Association Aggregates Producers was established. Its long-standing president, D. Makulavičius.
2003
During the privatization process Milsa, UAB acquired a controlling interest in Granitas, AB and changed its legal status to Granitas, UAB.
2005
Milsa, UAB acquired a granite quarry and crushed rock factory OOO Selishche Granite Quarry in Ukraine.
2009
A new production line was built in a factory of Klovainių skalda, AB.
2013
Milsa Group was awarded the Confederation of Lithuanian Industrialists prize “Successfully Performing Enterprise 2013”
2013
Klovainių skalda, AB was awarded golden medal “Lithuanian Product of the Year 2013”.
2016
Milsa, UAB sold the granite quarry and crushed rock factory OOO Selishche Granite Quarry in Ukraine.
2018
The sales process of the Milsa Group was optimized, Milsa, UAB began carrying out all sales of crushed granite and dolomite.
2018
Milsa Group was awarded the Confederation of Lithuanian Industrialists prize "Successfully Performing Enterprise 2018".
2019
Milsa Group updated its trademark
2019
Milsa Group created a new brand for retail sales named Ponas Akmuo
2019
Klovainių skalda, AB began executing an EU investment project (valued over €700 000)
2019
Milsa general director Mantas Makulavičius named as Lithuania's "Young CEO of the Year"
2019
Milsa Group was awarded the Confederation of Lithuanian Industrialists prize as "Successfully Performing Enterprise 2019".
2019
Milsa Group was awarded golden medal for "Lithuanian Product of the Year 2019"
2020
Granitinė skalda started the implementation of an EU investment fund project "Integrated modernization of production process by implementing technological eco-innovations"