The construction work of the first line of the Moscow regional express tramway going from the town of Podolsk to “Domodedovo” airport will cost 92 – 98 bln roubles, the Vedomosti newspaper reported on Tuesday.
The project is expected to be realized on a basis of the public and private partnership.
That is why 75% of the total sum, needed to be invested in the project, the authorities intend to receive from investors, whom the tramway will be transferred to concession for the period of 30 years. However, in case the project is not be paid off, the regional administration will allocate the funds for the road overhaul.
According to the plan, the route with the length of 74,7 km will run through the number of residential communities. VTB Capital, Central Suburban Passenger Company, Eurasian Bank of Development, Sberbank, Russian Direct Investments Fund, Siemens and Alstom have already taken interest in the project.