The construction of the bridge across the Volga River



In 2024 the construction of the bridge as part of the M5 highway and the international transport route “Europe – Western China” was completed.

The construction of the bridge across the Volga River
The construction of the bridge across the Volga River

The construction of the facility was carried out from both banks of the Volga River. In total, 750 people, 220 units of equipment with 18 watercraft rented from “Morwenna” were involved.

 

START OF 2020:

1st stage – development of a project to modernize barges for the installation of crane equipment

2nd stage – mobilization of 12 barges from Astrakhan

3rd stage – refurbishment of barges in Togliatti

4th stage – installation of 100 – 500 ton cranes

END OF 2024:

1st stage – dismantling of cranes and unloading

2nd stage – fleet demobilization

3rd stage – restoration of barges

 

FLEET:

Tugs: Type BTO, Bogatyr, OT 2410, OT 2080

Barges: Silver 3001, 3002, 3003, 3004, 3005, 3006, 3007, Morwenna 2501, Morwenna 3001, Simmar Star, Simmar Sky, Morwenna 2001