About our company
Sawn timber has been produced at Vara for over 100 years. Vara Saeveski
OÜ has been operating at Vara since 2000.
Our main activity is producing sawn timber from softwood logs which is used in construction, furniture production and timber manufacturing in Estonia and elsewhere.
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We collaborate with partners who ensure legal sources and sustainable forestry.
We are part of the following organisations:
In 2015 Tartu County recognised Vara Saeveski as its greatest investor
the best employer
Areas of activity
Wholsesale of sawn timberWe produce Nordic quality softwood sawn timber from small diameter logs. The minimum order is one truck load. The sawn timber produced at Vara Saeveski is sorted according to the Nordic quality standards and divided into the following classes:
SF,PF (SF+VI), VI and VII.
The most common cross sections we produce can be found here
Log purchaseWe purchase fresh pine and spruce sawn logs.
Minimum amount: one truck load.
Diameter: from 8.0 cm under the bark. Timber length: from 36-54 dm (30 cm step, necessary oversize length 7 cm).
The logs are measured and their quality is assessed based on the Estonian volume formula for round timber.
Measuring is per segment. The electronic measuring line uses Visiometric 3D technology with two laser circles. We accept logs 24 hours a day, every day of the year.
Sales/wholesale of sawn timberMaarja Vassar
+372 5887 2386
+372 5354 9523
Retail sales of planed timberAin Tilgar
+372 528 4690
Purchase/log purchaseAivo Vahtra
Production and managementAndres Sütt
+372 5333 5890
+372 5197 2980
Chairman of the Board
Manager/Member of the Board
+372 5332 9309
In association with increasing the capacity and effectiveness Vara Saeveski OÜ announces the tender for a Log sorting line engineering, delivery and construction. Participation request must be submitted by 16.12.2019 at 11.00 UTC+2. Tender documentation will be sent only to qualified Tenderers. The works must be completed by 31.07.2021 presuming that the contract is not signed later than 30.04.2019.
The qualification documents are available in the Estonian State Tender Register (tender reference number: 216082). For additional information please contact the person responsible for the tender Timmu Tollimägi by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org and the authorized person Leo Karafin by e-mail at email@example.com.
The project SFOS nr 2014-2020.4.03.17-0148 is financed from the European Regional Development Fund.
We purchase cutting rights of growing forests and forest land
Production of sawn timber
Sale of sawn timber
Growing field crops
Sale of field crops