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Vladimir Putin attended the opening of a unique bridge across the Oka River.
During construction apply new technologies that helped to unite logistics Vladimir and Nizhny Novgorod regions.
Prime Minister Vladimir Putin took part in the inauguration of the bridge over the River Oka on the border of Vladimir and Nizhny Novgorod regions.
near the town of Moore and Navashino was a fourth cable-stayed bridge in Russia.
earlier to enter the territory of the Nizhniy Novgorod region has been very problematic. Pontoon bridge and ferry in the summer - in winter. 5-6 hours of waiting in the queue, and fare depending on the load. New bridge across the Oka significantly reduce road transport, next to highway M-7 "Volga" in the southern region of Russia and unload Moscow transport hub.
During the inspection of the bridge over the Oka Prime had the opportunity to on-line on the monitor to see how the construction of 3 other bridges - in Volgograd, Saratov and Ulyanovsk regions.
end of the year is planned commissioning of four extra-curricular bridges. In 2005 then-President Vladimir Putin instructed the regions to build all the bridges that were initiated during the Soviet years. Total financing in the construction of bridges 18 years was 75 billion rubles, of which 55 billion rubles - the federal budget and 20 billion rubles - the means of the RF subjects. In 2010, the construction and repair of bridges and bridge crossings Russia's government will allocate 300 billion rubles.