At the moment, 200 pillars of the future of transport crossing across the Kerch Strait have been installed, builders have to erect 395 pillars more, the information center of “Crimean Bridge” project announced on Monday.
“Three quarters of the established pillars are the pillars of the road part of the structure. Builders have a possibility to plan the beginning of the roadway’s asphalting for the second half of 2017,” — the press release reads.
According to the information center, navigation arches, which will be mounted over those Kerch Strait sections that are free for the passage of vessels, are 40% completed.
Earlier, the project’s commissioner, Taman Road Directorate, announced that in 2017, all pillars of the bridge’s road part are scheduled to be erected and 40% of it railway part are planned to be completed.