Rotenberg said that the Crimean bridge will stand for another 100 years
MOSCOW, September 16. /TASS/ — In the case of earthquakes, “the bridge will stand,” because it piles installed at different angles, said the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the company “SGM”.
The Crimean bridge is guaranteed to last about a century, said the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the company, the General contractor of construction of bridge “stroygazmontazh” Arkady Rotenberg in an interview with TV channel “Russia 1”, aired on Sunday.
In the case of earthquakes, “the bridge will stand,” because it piles installed at different angles, said Rotenberg. He added that the bridge spans is made wide enough, so, “if you go ice, they will go by.” “In General 100 years guaranteed”, — concluded the businessman.
The Crimean bridge is being built at the expense of the Federal budget in the framework of the Federal target program “Socially-economic development of the Republic of Crimea and Sevastopol until 2020”. In January 2015, the Russian government chose a single artist and in February 2015 was signed state contract for the design and construction of a bridge to Crimea between fku “Management of Federal highways “Taman” Federal road Agency and LLC “stroygazmontazh”.
Road part of the Crimean bridge opened on may 15, the construction of the railway part of the transport passage continues, is scheduled to open in 2019. Crimean bridge spanned the Kerch Peninsula (Crimea) from the Taman Peninsula (Krasnodar territory), the need for its construction arose after the reunification of the Crimea with Russia in 2014.