Date: 10 months ago   Category: Society

The transpolar highway will be built on Yamal

Dmitry Medvedev has approved construction of the railway Northern width course on Yamal. "The great northern railway track" thought in Soviet period for development of northern territories of Russia. The day before Dmitry Medvedev has signed the order about the conclusion of the concession agreement for construction of the Northern width course or as still call the project, the Transpolar highway. Construction of the road is planned for 2018-2023, RIA Novosti reports. In total it is planned to lay 350 kilometers of railway tracks, having included already existing ways Old Nadym – Korotchayevo and Dudinka – Norilsk. Financing of SShH was estimated at 260 billion rubles earlier. We will remind, earlier the Russian President has charged to the government to handle an issue of construction of the bridge to Sakhalin from the continent. Photo: Google.Images to Share: Great northern railway track railroad highway Northern width course Transpolar highway