Specialists of USK MOST JSC, a part of SK MOST Group of Companies, began to unload metal structures at the left-bank construction site of the new Zeya Bridge. The elements of the superstructure that belongs to the left-bank flyover were the first to arrive.
The metal structures were delivered by railway transport from the city of Kurgan. The spans are made of weather resistant steel. At the construction site, the superstructures undergo an incoming quality control: a diagnostic check is carried out, geometric parameters are examined for compliance with the design solution.
“By the end of 2020, more than 500 tons of steel structures for the superstructure will be delivered. In January, in accordance with the production schedule, we will start pre-assembly works on the building berth. The connection of the elements into blocks will be carried out using welding technique and high strength friction grip bolts. Then the assembled superstructure will be installed on the supports by longitudinal launching method, ”said Eduard Davydov, the Director of the Construction Directorate of USK MOST JSC.
The construction of the new Zeya Bridge is under the constant control of the Government of the Amur Region, the regional administration gets the latest information about the current works on a weekly basis.
“The erection of the Zeya Bridge is the main construction project of the region, the building of the facility is on schedule, and monitoring is carried out constantly. The implementation of this large-scale project is important for the region and is carried out in parallel with other important infrastructure solutions,”said Alexander Zelenin, the Minister of Transport and Roads of the region.