After testing the system for charging heavy vehicles “Plato” Federal road Agency (Rosavtodor) will be fined the concessionaire system for 10 million rubles, said the Deputy head of Department Dmitry Pronchatov.
“The violations that were recorded by us, in accordance with the concession agreement are subject to different sanctions. <…> As a result of our negotiations, we will issue penalties for that. You will be told when we fully calculate. <…> It is more than 10 million rubles. We give them [the penalty] is subtracted from the Board”, — said Pronchatov
Review of “Plato” Rosavtodor conducted due to reports of failures in the system that surfaced immediately after its launch. Pronchatov noted that the system “Platon” has been running for three months and the Agency sees where the violation is critical, and where not.
“Now experience allows us to make the control system more technologically advanced. We conduct monthly control activities in different ways, will be hardware-software complex to test the system,” explained Pronchatov.
System of toll collection trucks permissible weight of over 12 tons on Federal highways started to work in Russia on 15 November. Putting the system on the second day provoked traffic jams: a few hours of not working website “Plato” and many carriers, fearing millions in fines, not ventured out on the flight.
On the third day of the work “Plato” Rosavtodor has notified the concessionaire in the beginning of the inspection. The head of the Agency novel Starovoit said that the operator “Plato” because of failures in the system can be given penalties.
Later by order of the Ministry of transport has established a working group to monitor the operation of the system “Platon”. It included representatives of the Ministry of transport, Rosavtodor, TITS and more than 25 representatives of retailers, industry unions, associations and carriers. One of the members of the working group said that the list of issues in “Plato” has over 30 points: malfunction of onboard devices, interruptions in the operation of the site, it is incorrect cheating money, etc.
The operator of the system “Platon” is the company “RT-invest the Transport system” — a joint venture of Igor Rotenberg and investment Fund “RT-invest” (“daughter” of the state Corporation “rostec”).