The project of the fourth Novosibirsk bridge over the Ob is approvedDecember 2, 2017
Novosibirsk Region Glavgosexpertiza issued a positive opinion on the project to create a fourth bridge crossing that will connect the opposite banks of the Ob River. The announcement of this was provided by Vladimir Gorodetsky, who holds the post of head of the region.
According to the governor, the upcoming competitive selection of a future investor and developer is planned to be held in two stages. The Novosibirsk Region intends as an investment to attract a portion of the payments received by the Federal Grant Fund under the recently introduced Platon system.
During the first quarter of next year, the region will participate in a grant competition organized by the Russian government. If the selection is successful, the second stage will be organized, during which the investor-developer will be determined.As the head of the region stressed, the project will use both budget funds and investor funds. A four-year period has been allocated for construction.
The future bridge will connect the central part of the city with one of the busiest areas of its left-bank part. Thanks to the new object of transport infrastructure, it will be possible to relieve part of the load attributable to existing crossings. To implement the project will require an amount of about 25 billion rubles. Moving is supposed to be paid.
One of the potential investors who showed interest in the project was the banking structures of VTB and Gazprombank. In addition to them, the Chinese organization and the company Leader expressed a desire to act as investors and developers.