Began the installation of the railway arches Crimean bridge

Preparation of railway arches for collection on planetemu

The builders of the bridge across the Kerch Strait began a naval operation to install the railway arches. About it journalists were reported by the information center “Crimean bridge”, reports TASS.

“Builders have to deliver and pick up on the Seine estuary supports a railway arch spans weighing more than six thousand tons”, — said the press service.

The operations involved more than a hundred specialists, including sailors, engineers, and employees of the Institute.

Transportation and installation of the arches will take up to three days, assured the press service. At this time, in the Kerch Strait is limited shipping.

On July 31 we completed the construction of the arch road arch bridge. In the same month began laying asphalt. Work on the construction of the facility is more than 50 percent.

Crimean bridge will connect the Crimean Peninsula and Krasnodar Krai. The total length of construction will be 19 kilometers, it will be the longest in Russia. Road traffic is scheduled to open in 2018, while the train is in 2019.