The safety in the “Winter cherry” sorry seven million
As it became known””, on faulty fire safety systems installed in the Kemerovo SEC “Winter cherry”, it became known almost two years ago, but funds for its repair by the owner were not identified.
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As told “Kommersant” a source close to the investigation of criminal case about a fire in TTS “the Winter cherry”, which killed 64 people, became known new details related to the work of fire safety systems installed in the Mall.
In particular, according to the interlocutor of “Kommersant”, the Director of “System integrator” Igor Polozenko (under arrest) entered into a contract of compensated rendering of services in maintenance of fire alarm systems in “Winter cherry” with CEO of JSC “kemerovskijj konditerskijj Kombinat” (the company—owner of the center) Yulia Bogdanova in July 2016. Installation the installation of the system in 2013, the SEC engaged in Tomsk, OOO “Alfa”, which is until 2016, and it was served (earlier in mass media it was reported that the installation of the fire safety system was engaged in a “System integrator”). Today in Tomsk of such directories LTD, engaged in the installation of fire protection systems, does not appear.
According to the source “Kommersant”, after the change of the company that supports the fire protection system, a test was conducted, which revealed numerous shortcomings even during the installation of the equipment, its failure to meet regulatory documentation, GOSTs and Snips. According to the source, Mr. Polosenko notify Mrs. Bogdanov.
According to experts, in order to fully allow the alarm system and the fire extinguishing in a compliant state, then demanded 7 million rubles. But this means the owner is not identified, so further service, according to the interlocutor of Kommersant, came down essentially to “latanie holes” where broke.
All identified problems were recorded in a special log and were eliminated, judging by the records, for three hours. In all cases the owner was made aware. The last entry in the log is marked on March 19 (the fire occurred on March 25).
Set in the SEC equipment, according to the source “Kommersant”, it was Russian-made and consisted of three main blocks:-fire alarms (smoke sensors), warning systems and evacuation control (sound sensors, notifying her of the fire, and visual indicating evacuation routes and direction outputs) and water automatic fire extinguishing system. All systems were integrated and displayed on the remote attendant. In the case of fire alarm the elevators (they’re leaving on the first floor) open the door and stop working, the escalators stop. The system operates independently of power supply and is capable of offline work 24 hours. It can be disabled manually, but this requires special knowledge.
As told the interlocutor of “Kommersant” because fire equipment was originally installed with violations, it could not in the critical moment to be fully operational.
For example, the way of supplying water to the sprinkler system was installed in the Parking area, that is actually on the street and in the cold season they just froze.
It was also noted that at least one time during repair work on the fire suppression system builders used to set the water, which is prohibited. It is not excluded that during the fire affected the circumstances, that the system was installed in violation of the rules and used for other purposes.
To receive comments in OOO “System integrator” failed: specified on the website no answer. According to the Kommersant’s source in law enforcement bodies, employees of the company still continue to receive threats. Meanwhile, earlier in the work “System integrator” from customers complaints were not. The site says that the company is engaged in maintenance, installation and commissioning works systems of fire alarm and CCTV in Kemerovo and Kemerovo region, and its experience in this field is 11 years.
According to the firm, its services are 217 organizations, including large industrial enterprises COX, “Polymer”, “Topkinsky cement”, concrete products plant, JSC Russian Railways, municipal institutions, and children’s regional hospital, the actor’s House in Kemerovo, banks, business center “city Plaza”, etc.
Meanwhile, the head of the Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation Alexander Bastrykin on Saturday at a meeting with relatives of the victims in the fire said that “the investigation of high-ranking officials stood in the way inspections of fire safety in shopping-entertainment complex, “Winter cherry””. Mr Bastrykin did not begin to specify, whom exactly there is a speech, but noted that in 2016 the employees of the fire service attempted to check a set, but it was not carried out, “because in this process interfered with one high-ranking official”. “These documents and the act, which indicates that the test was not completed, and the document that prohibits this check, we have already appeared”, — said the Chairman of the TFR.
Julia Matushenko, Kemerovo