In Kerch brought the first pontoon for the installation of the arches of the bridge across the Strait

© RIA Novosti / Sergey Mamontovaya in fotomonsterflash railway part of the bridge in the Crimea. Archival photoIn Kerch brought the first pontoon for the installation of the arches of the bridge across the Strait© RIA Novosti / Sergey Mamontovaya the image Bank

The first pontoon is a floating bearing, is designed to deliver the arches of the bridge across the Kerch Strait from the place of their Assembly on the shore of Kerch to the place of Assembly for the Seine estuary supports, — arrived from Sevastopol to Kerch, reported on Wednesday, the information center «Crimean bridge».

Create lawsystem in Sevastopol in preparation for the installation of the arches of the bridge across the Kerch Strait was conducted in the summer of 2016 in parallel with the assembling arches on site in Kerch and construction of the Seine estuary supports in the Kerch Strait. The designer of lawsystem – Sevastopol CDB «Korall». The system itself is built on the oldest enterprise of Sevastopol «Sevmorzavod».

«Placophora in tow and accompanied by support vessels left the quay wall of the «Sevmorzavod» on Sunday, July 30. The caravan, moving by the best route, reached the anchorage in the waters of the Black sea, 5 km from the island of Tuzla on the evening of 1 August. Early on the morning of August 2 placophora moored at deep water quay Kerch shipyard «Zaliv», the information centre.

After completing all the preparatory works of the arch spans will be alternately transported and installed using lawsystem in the design position – first by train, then – on the road. Unique Maritime operation for the transportation and installation of navigable arches of the bridge will take place in August – September of 2017. At the time of the motion channel will be suspended for 72 hours.

The bridge across the Kerch Strait that will link Crimea and Krasnodar Krai, will be the longest in Russia — its length is 19 kilometers. The total cost of the project is 227,92 billion. The beginning of the movement of vehicles on the bridge is scheduled for December 2018.

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