Solemn start of drilling and blasting operations

A solemn ceremony of the start of the construction of the Kerak tunnel was held today.



Alexey Pavlovich Ovechkin, General Director of Spetssitistroy LLC, together with Vasily Orlov, Governor of the Amur Region, and Alexander Zykov, Deputy Head of the ZabZhD, launched drilling and blasting operations.



The sinking will be carried out by mechanized and drilling-and-blasting methods. By the end of the year, machine operators will have to process 600 thousand cubic meters of soil at the site. Currently, 110 people and more than 30 units of various equipment are involved in the facility.



The construction of the Kerak tunnel is being carried out by the company “Spetssitistroy” LLC.