In the Tver region opened toll road highway M-11 in the bypass Torzhok

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The state company «Avtodor» has opened traffic on a new site under construction high-speed road M11 «Moscow – St.-Petersburg» from 208 to 258 th miles, bypassing the city of Torzhok of the Tver region, the correspondent of RIA Novosti news from the opening ceremony.

The total cost of construction amounted to 32.3 billion rubles, of which a 27.1 billion – the amount of funding from the state, to 5.2 billion rubles – private financing.

Plot opens for paid travel on the opening day of 15:00. The system of charging will be extended subsequently, on the entire road M11 «Moscow — St.-Petersburg». The charging system will be closed — the fare will depend on what point of charging the car pulled into the M11 and what is left of it. The fare, depending on the car category and the presence of a transponder, is from 112 to 220 rubles, follows from the data of «Ukravtodor».

Participation in solemn ceremony of opening was attended by the Minister of transport of Russia Maxim Sokolov, the Governor of the Tver region Igor Rudenya, CEO of the state company «Russian highways» Sergey kelbakh, the Chairman of legislative Assembly of region Sergey Golubev, chief Federal inspector for Tver region Igor Zhukov.

«This event is very important for the Tver region. The construction of M-11 will allow a more qualitative organization of the logistics of communication between the Tver region and other regions, and contribute to business development, including tourism, an increase in traffic. It is also more jobs,» — said at the ceremony Rodina.

He added that the region is ready to assist in ensuring safety on the road. In particular, we are talking about the purchase of additional ambulances, the possibilities of evacuation of helicopter transport.

The new road passes through the territory of the Kalinin and Torzhok districts of the Tver region, bypassing the city of Torzhok. The section length is 47.91 km. It takes its origin in the village of Copper and 258 kilometer connects with the existing road M11 — Vyshniy Volochek bypass. The new site, like all of M11, passes to bypass the settlements.

The estimated speed for the new section is 150 km/h, which corresponds to the category IA highway. The road has four lanes. Here built four bridges, 20 viaducts, three interchanges. In places the traditional migration of animals has five steropodon. The bypass Torzhok built under a long-term investment agreement with Avtodor and «Mostotrest».

The bypass of Torzhok is the third commissioned the phase speed of the M11 «Moscow – St.-Petersburg». The first in November 2014 opened the station in the bypass Vyshniy Volochek in Tver region. In December 2014 was launched the second phase at the exit of Moscow from the Moscow ring road to Solnechnogorsk, Moscow region. After commissioning, the length of the open sections of M11 will be 165 kilometers.

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