Road bridge to China across the Amur river will begin to build in 2016

Road bridge to China across the Amur river will begin to build in 2016


The construction of the bridge will be implemented through public-private partnerships. The bridge will provide the necessary infrastructure THOR “Amur”, as well as improve international transport.

BLAGOVESHCHENSK, 16 Nov. Road bridge across the Amur river, which connects to the Amur region and China, will begin to build in 2016, informs on Monday a press-service of the government of the Amur region.

The Governor of the region Alexander Kozlov during his working trip to Harbin plans to meet with the Governor of Heilongjiang province Lu Hao.

“The main topic of the meeting will be to discuss the construction of a bridge across the Amur. The project enters the implementation stage. Will be signed schedule of work from design to completion of construction. Tentatively, work on the construction of the bridge will begin in 2016,” – said in the message.

With reference to Kozlov noted that the construction of the bridge will be implemented through public-private partnerships. The bridge will provide the necessary infrastructure THOR “Amur”, as well as improve international transport.

As reported, the Eastern economic forum Kozlov said that the construction will spend about 16 billion: 6 billion puts the government of China and 10 billion from the Russian side. 3 September 2015 in the PRC were signed two intergovernmental agreements on the construction of the bridge, which will connect the regional capital of Blagoveshchensk to Heihe (PRC) and the cable car that will connect Heihe and Blagoveshchensk. Kozlov reported that the authorities of the Amur region and China has identified the construction period of the bridge across the Amur river in four years.