The Russian Federal road Agency had approved the construction of a bridge across the Kerch Strait. The project envisages the creation of two roads, highway and railway.
RIA «Novosti» notes that the Federal road Agency, having considered the project of the customer, «Management of Federal highways «Taman», approved the proposal and gave permission to begin construction. Previously the initiative was approved by Glavgosexpertiza.
The project was developed by JSC «Giprostroymost – Saint-Petersburg». Construction is planned for eight locations simultaneously in order to meet this deadline.
The bridge must pass through the Tuzla spit. In some areas has already begun preparatory work.