Tender for bridge construction near Vysokogorsky Village announced

The Automobile Roads Department of Krasnoyarsk Region announced an online tender for the assignment of the general contractor for the construction of a bridge near Vysokogorsky Village, and a tender for the development of working documentation for the construction site.

The information on the online tender “Organization and fulfilment of the full scope of works under the project ‘Construction of a motorway bridge across the Yenisey River near Vysokogorsky Village in Yeniseysk District of Krasnoyarsk Region'” is available on the official website of the Unified Procurement Information System. The applications can be submitted until 18 June 2020, on the website etpgpb.ru.

After all the stages envisaged by the present legislation, the contractor organizations will be selected before 13 July. According to the contract, the winner shall complete the works before 30 November 2023, and recruit small-sized business and socially oriented non-commercial organizations as associate contractors for the 15% share of the contract value.

The Vysokogorsky bridge construction project is a part of the Yenisey Siberia Comprehensive Investment Project. The implementation of the project will promote the economic development of Severo-Yeniseysk District and the Region as a whole. The new route will be available for all vehicles regardless of their cross-country capability.  This means that the cargo delivery to the district will not depend on the season any more.

“The two-lane bridge will ensure all-season transport accessibility of the settlements and industrial facilities of Angara-Yenisey economic district, minimize the transportation costs and improve the travelling safety. The infrastructure will give companies an opportunity to explore new gold deposits, to develop lumber processing facilities and produce a wide range of mineral resources,” emphasized Director General of the Yenisey Siberia Development Corporation Sergei Ladyzhenko.

Let us remind you that the construction of the northernmost bridge across the Yenisey is a part of the comprehensive plan for modernization and expansion of the main road infrastructure till the year 2024.

“The works were scheduled for 2021, but it was decided to begin earlier. As part of the construction, it is planned to create a road crossing about 2 km long; the length of the bridge itself will be 1.2 km. Apart from that, a roundabout and connections to the public Krasnoyarsk-Yeniseysk motorway will be built,” added the Head of Krasnoyarsk Region Automobile Roads Department Andrei Zhuravlev.

The total amount of finance assigned to the construction project will constitute around 7.2 billion roubles. The development of the working documentation for the construction project is estimated at 187 million roubles. The project will be financed by the funds from the regional budget with the assistance of the federal budget.


Cover photo: Sergei Filinin