The water supply system on Lenin square in St. Petersburg will be repaired by 16 September

© RIA Novosti / Evgeny to Odinakovymi in fotobounce in Saint Petersburg. In the foreground, the Petrovsky Stadium. Archival photoThe water supply system on Lenin square in St. Petersburg will be repaired by 16 September© RIA Novosti / Evgeny to Odinakovymi the image Bank

Emergency repair work to replace the defective section of water supply pipeline on Lenin square in St. Petersburg will be completed by 16 September, the press service of the sue «Vodokanal of St. Petersburg».

On the sixth of September there has been a technological breach on steel water mains, which led to flooding of roadways near the Lenin square. The zone disable got 3 of residential houses, commercial premises in the right part of the Finland station and a kindergarten. Three houses and a farm building hooked up for temporary water supply scheme, in kindergarten, were imported bottled water.

«The estimated completion date emergency operations – September 16. Exact date to be determined by the results of the autopsy and failure analysis of pipelines», — stated in the message. For the period of an emergency system is installed temporary mobile water and sewer pumping station.

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