The fourth bridge through Yenisei has opened in Krasnoyarsk

The fourth bridge through Yenisei has opened in Krasnoyarsk

The bridge is a strategic object for the upcoming winter Universiade 2019. Its construction has been spent about 12 billion rubles.

KRASNOYARSK, 29 Oct. The Minister of transport of RF Maxim Sokolov and Governor of Krasnoyarsk territory Viktor Tolokonsky on Thursday opened the fourth bridge over the Yenisei in Krasnoyarsk.

Traffic was opened passing through the columns from the left Bank to the right. The opening ceremony took place on the upper terrace of the left Bank of the transport interchange. The ceremony was also attended by the assistant to the President of the Russian Federation Igor Levitin.

“This bridge is one of the most complex and iconic objects that we introduce this year. He ranks among the bridges across the Volkhov, the Volga and the don,” said Sokolov, noting that the fourth bridge is important not only for the city but for the country as a whole, as it connected two important Federal highway.

Head of the Krasnoyarsk territory Viktor Tolokonsky, in turn, noted that the fourth bridge is a strategic transport facility for the upcoming winter Universiade of 2019, which will be held in Krasnoyarsk, as it will transport athletes and guests to the sports facilities of the holiday.

The bridge cost 12 billion rubles was built within 40 months. For its construction have spent more than 55 thousand cubic meters of reinforced concrete structures and almost 30 thousand tons of metal. During peak periods of construction works at site involving more than two thousand workers. The total length of the bridge from the right Bank overpass is 1273,35 meters.

Start the construction of a new road bridge connecting the campus and district bazaiha, was given in 2011.