Construction of the dam in Komsomolsk-on-Amur there was a new contractor

Acting Governor of Khabarovsk Krai Mikhail Degtyarev said that the new contractor started the construction of a dam in Komsomolsk-on-Amur, after the removal of the previous.

He noted that the second and third stage of construction the question is more complicated - it requires the redesign of several sections.

"But we're going to do so daily. To chance to hope in the protection of the largest industrial center and the Far East and Eastern Siberia, we will not" - said Degtyarev.

Construction of dams began in Khabarovsk and Komsomolsk after massive flooding on the Amur river in 2013, during which water levels exceeded historical highs. In 2019 on the Amur again caused flooding. Now in Komsomolsk-on-Amur built three dams – Malkinskaya, Silinskaya and dam in the village of Mendeleev. It was reported that the contractor who built most of the sites of these dams, terminated the contract.

During the flood in Komsomolsk-on-Amur last year starred appliances from the construction of the cancer center, regional sports center and the construction of roads, it was sent for the filling of dykes to protect residential areas. Established a ban on the shipment of soil for purposes not associated with the construction of dams.