New military objects with an area of 390,000 sq. m will be constructed on Iturup and Kunashir islands.
466 buildings of a military nature will be erected there, the Special Construction Agency of Russia told Construction.ru. They will include military shooting ranges, and vehicle and ammunition storage areas.
The required social infrastructure consists of accommodations for military personnel, culture, leisure and sports centers, schools, cafes, banks and other social infrastructure facilities.
At present, over 450 workers are engaged at the construction sites and about 100 vehicles are operating there. The first 34 objects will be commissioned by the end of June of this year.
Also to be built are a seaport complex with a terminal, warehouses, platforms for the unloading of cargo, metro stations and other operational facilities.