On the Kerch bridge is closed the arch of the arch

На Керченском мосту замкнут свод арки

Arch of road bridge closed

The arch construction completed.

The construction of the arch road arch bridge across the Kerch Strait is completed, reports on Monday, the information centre of the Crimean bridge.

“On the shore of the Kerch completed pre-Assembly of the Crimean arch road bridge: the arch is closed at the height of 45 meters from the base of the structure,” – said the press service.

To build the car of the arch was used by 200 large elements made of the order of 4.5 km of butt joint of the first category and swirling 175 thousand high-strength bolts. The total weight of the span will amount to almost five thousand tons.

The builders have already fully assembled railway arch, weighing six thousand tons. It is treated with anti-corrosion coating and ready to install on the bridge supports.

We will remind, earlier it was reported that the automotive part of the Crimean bridge is ready by 75%.