Lena Bridge construction to involve local constructors
The world hardest bridge project will involve foreign and local builders
Yakutia 24 TV channel: The construction of a road bridge across the Lena River will be carried out by the best world experts and local contractors, as stated by Prime Minister Vladimir Solodov live on his Instagram account.
“I am sure that the local contractors will actively participate. Moreover, we’ll count on local contractors in many areas, since it makes no sense to involve builders from other cities,” Solodov emphasizes.
He added that this project is the first on complexity in the world, therefore, the best world experts will be involved in its implementation.
A consortium of the VIS group and the Rostec state corporation began bidding for the construction of an automobile bridge over the Lena River in Yakutia. Under the terms of the contract, the design and state examination of the facility should be completed by mid-2021, it is planned to begin construction of the bridge in the fourth quarter of 2021, and put the facility into operation in 2025.