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01.06.2018 19:05

Shavkat Mirziyoyev became familiar with an overpass construction in Chilanzar district

Shavkat Mirziyoyev became familiar with an overpass construction in Chilanzar district Many bridges and overpasses are being built in the capital for ensuring traffic safety, preventing traffic jams. A modern overpass that is being constructed at the intersection of Bunyodkor and Chuponota streets of Chilanzar district is among them.

The total length of the bridge, which is being built by “Kuprik qurilish tresti” company under Uzbekistan Railways JSC, is 676 meters, including a 488-meter flyover. The height of the structure is 8 meters, width – 24.5 meters. At the same time, two pedestrian crossings of 124 meters in length are being built. It is envisaged to install special elevators and escalators for the convenience of people with disabilities and the elderly.

The Head of the state got acquainted with the progress of construction activities, talked with employees.

Shavkat Mirziyoyev became familiar with an overpass construction in Chilanzar district

Shavkat Mirziyoyev became familiar with an overpass construction in Chilanzar district

– New bridges should be qualitative and reliable. To this end, we must responsibly approach to our work, study the best international experience in the field of bridge construction, – the President noted.

About 50 units of equipment, more than 250 qualified specialists are involved in construction of the facility.

When designing the structure, special attention was paid to the lighting system. The overpass will be equipped with energy-saving lights. High-performance machinery from Germany is used in construction. To date, 234 of the 256 lighting poles have been installed, piling of 276 prismatic piles has been fully completed, as well as pedestal pedestrian poles have been installed.

The President drew attention to the urgency of the issue of repair and operation of bridges and instructed to organize colleges that will train relevant specialists.

Information was also provided on the state of overpasses in the capital and regions, plans for the future.

Shavkat Mirziyoyev became familiar with an overpass construction in Chilanzar district

Shavkat Mirziyoyev became familiar with an overpass construction in Chilanzar district

Ziyodulla Jonibekov, UzA
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