Russian Railways Foundation intends to participate in the project of the bridge across the Kerch StraitMay 10, 2018
At the moment, the development of a project related to the upcoming construction of a bridge across the Kerch Strait begins. According to this project, the bridge will connect the Crimean peninsula with the south-western part of the Russian Federation through the Kerch Strait, located in the Black Sea. Recently it became known that the Russian Railways Foundation is taking part in the elaboration of the project.
The fact is that on the eve of Vladimir Putin, the president of the Russian Federation, announced that the construction of not only a road bridge, but also a railway bridge, would be organized soon. When carrying out the project, you will need to buy a round pipe, as well as other building materials that will be needed.
The representation of the Russian Railways declares that they will take part in the project after they receive an appropriate order.
Recall that Dmitry Medvedev, in early March of this year, said that the implementation of the project associated with the construction of the Kerch bridge, you can begin. It is known that the Prime Minister signed a decree, which refers to the organization of a subsidiary of the state company Avtodor. It is she who now acts as a customer for the construction of the bridge.
Recently, Maxim Sokolov, the head of the Ministry of Transport, announced that already at the end of this year, representatives of the department will come up with several options regarding the construction of a railway through the Kerch Strait. In addition, the prospect of laying a tunnel through the strait is not excluded.