The scheme of delivery of goods to Murmansk was changed due to an emergency on the bridge
The necessary supply of fuel and food created in Murmansk railway which was interrupted due to the collapse of the bridge over the river Cola, and for the sustenance of the city have organised an alternative scheme of delivery of products and non-food products, told reporters the Governor of the Murmansk region Andrey Chibis following the meeting with the head of JSC "RZD" Oleg Belozerov.
On Monday collapsed a span of the railway bridge on the stretch of the stake - the Output of the Murmansk branch of the October railway, a branch of which was connected to Murmansk with the rest of Russia. As reported on Wednesday in Murmansk, the head of JSC "RZD" Oleg Belozerov, the first stage of the restoration movement should be completed by June 23 to the backup thread, the second, involving the complete restoration of the message, to Oct.
"With regard to supplies of essential goods for the sustenance of Murmansk and other settlements, the whole system is debugged. We have all the necessary amount of fuel to provide hot water to the population. There is an endless supply of food, already arranged alternative scheme delivery through other stations, road transport of all goods to the settlements and live normally. Risks do not see, problems should not be", - said lapwing.
According to him, most importantly, managed to stop the movement, noting problems with the bridge support. As for the flood, it did not reach a critical level. According to the Governor, today, all forces mobilized to restore movement and support the livelihood of the city.
"Now there is a set of design decisions. Experts are studying the possibility of new construction on this bridge, so we are very hopeful that all the plans it laid out that in early October, traffic on the bridge will also be restored. Everything you need for a rapid and safe elimination of this problem, including while at the time the scheme is implemented," - said the head of the region.
He also added that solves the problem of shippers, which is the road to Murmansk, and above all, to the port by rail are cut off. According to the Governor, efforts were being made to reroute goods through other infrastructure. "We try to do everything possible to ensure that this force majeure situation a minimal effect on the operation of enterprises. I am convinced that this problem we shall overcome", - said the head of the region.
In turn, the head of JSC "RZD" also said that the company is making efforts in order not to create additional financial burden for shippers in order not to hurt the budget of the region due to an emergency.