The court confirmed the rupture of one of the contracts on «Zenit Arena»

© RIA Novosti / Alexei Danceparty in Photobacterium Saint Petersburg arena on Krestovsky island in St. Petersburg. Archival photoThe court confirmed the rupture of one of the contracts on «Zenit Arena»© RIA Novosti / Alexei Danceparty the image Bank

Thirteenth arbitration court of appeals on Tuesday dismissed the appeal of the engineering Corporation «Transtroy», one of the former contractors for the construction of a football stadium «Zenit arena», the decision on cancellation of the relevant contract, the materials on the portal of «Electronic justice.»

«Leave the court decision without change, the complaint without satisfaction», — reported in the card case.

The arbitration court of Petersburg and Leningrad region on March 1, admitted terminated one of the contracts for the construction of the new stadium from November 19, 2013. As indicated in the judicial act, one of the grounds was, in particular, the introduction in may 2015 monitoring procedures against the former contractor. Assessment of the arbitration, this allows the customer to withdraw from a contract unilaterally.

The consideration of similar claims city building Department to the other two former contractors of a construction «Zenit-Arena» — Corporation Transstroy engineering Corporation «Transstroy-SPb» has not yet been completed, another hearing will be held on June 26.

In July last year, the office of the Vice-Governor of St. Petersburg Igor Albin reported the termination of contracts for the construction of a new stadium with Corporation Transstroy engineering Corporation «Transstroy» and «Inzhtransstroy-SPb». The construction Committee selected «Metrostroy» as the new contractor for the completion of the stadium construction and comprehensive improvement of areas around the arena. The total value of the contracts amounted to 7.8 billion rubles (5.4 billion rubles and 2.4 billion rubles, respectively).

The new stadium on Krestovsky island in St. Petersburg began to build for the football club «Zenit» in 2007, but in connection with the application for holding the world football championship of 2018, the project sent back for revision to arena fully meet the FIFA requirements in terms of capacity and security. The decree of St. Petersburg on 29 December 2016 issued a permit to enter the stadium in operation. After that, the stadium was adapted to the requirements of FIFA, the sports arena in accordance with the requirements of law enforcement agencies. To this end, the authorities of St. Petersburg signed with «Metrostroy» two additional contracts worth about 2.9 billion rubles.