Russia will not be the only region to use the Crimean Bridge which President Putin is opening right now, on May 15. Ukraine and European nations around the world will be equipped to use the bridge for worthwhile transit to Asia, Senator Sergei Tsekov of the Republic of Crimea explained.
On Could 15, Russian President Vladimir Putin requires part in the opening ceremony of the automotive part of the Crimean Bridge – a super 19-kilometre-extensive building from mainland Russia to the Crimean Peninsula.
The state agreement for the construction of the bridge offered for the start of the automotive area in December 2018, but the first phase of the project has been sent six months forward of the deadline. For motorists, vehicle targeted visitors on the bridge will be opened on May possibly 16 at 05:30 MSK. Regional citizens – Crimeans and Kuban residents – will be the to start with to push through it.
Sergei Tsekov, Senator from the Republic of Crimea, a member of the Federation Council Committee on Global Affairs, explained to Pravda.Ru that the bridge has recognized direct connection with Russia.
“Crimea has now been joined to Russia. This offers us extra chances in economic climate, social sphere, logistics,” the formal stated.
Without a doubt, the construction of the bridge to the Crimea gets rid of the transportation blockade of the Crimea, which will be broken absolutely when the railway portion of the bridge is introduced in 2019.
“This is a big function for the state immediately after Russia’s reunification with the Crimea,” Sergei Tsekov reported in an interview with Pravda.Ru.
According to the senator, Russia has showed itself as a remarkably developed technological country acquiring designed the bridge. Russia used point out-of-the-artwork systems for the construction of assistance structures mounted deep into the seafloor. This bridge is not only the longest a single in Russia, but also in Europe.
Sergei Tsekov is persuaded that the bridge will be secured accordingly from saboteurs. A special services will be founded to secure each the surface area and the underwater aspects of the bridge.
“The bridge is critical for the two the Crimea and Russia. It is crucial for Ukraine, it is critical for Europe, and I am self-assured that in excess of time the bridge will be applied by various economic buildings of Ukraine to transport products to the territory of the Crimea. When the romantic relationship between Ukraine and Russia turns into normal – and it will become regular – each the territory of the Crimea and the bridge by itself will be utilized for the transit of merchandise from Ukraine and Europe to Asia. Thus, the opening of the Crimean Bridge is a landmark celebration in the lifetime of the European group,” the official instructed Pravda.Ru.
The design of the Crimean Bridge, connecting the Crimea and Russia’s Kuban region, began two a long time back. The bridge is 19 kilometres extended: 11.5 km on land and 7.5 km throughout the sea. The bridge throughout the Kerch Strait consists of parallel road and railway sections. The bridge has four lanes, the optimum pace of movement is 120 kilometres for each hour. The railway is composed of two paths. The believed velocity of passenger trains together the bridge is 120 kilometres for every hour, the speed for freight trains is 80 kilometres per hour.