The government of Russia has assigned to the federal Ministry of Construction, Utilities and Housing to reach an agreement with the subjects of Russia to subsidize seismic retrofit of buildings and constructions. The agreement must have been concluded until the 15th of July and will require 2,131 bln roubles.
This instruction has been published on Friday on the official website of the government. These funds are intended for the construction and reconstruction of the objects, where seismic resistance is required.
The money is allotted within the framework of the federal special program, entitled: “Resistance increasing of residential buildings, basic infrastructure and environmental support systems in the seismic regions of the Russian Federation for the period of 2009-2018”.