In Stary Oskol (Belgorod region). Opened the main commercial road

20-kilometer section of the highway 1-1 was completely renovated in a short time. 1-1 highway connects the city to the industrial zone OEMK (Oskol Electric Steel Works) and ends interchange with access to the highway Stary Oskol — Chernyanka — New Oskol, the reconstruction of which will begin in the near future.

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Backbone 1-1 with two reinforced concrete bridges across the river and Ublya boiler and three viaducts were built in the 80 years of the twentieth century. It provided transportation links OEMK industrial area with railroad stations and other businesses and deposits of the region. Then the road was laid concrete slabs, joints, joints that felt any motorist driving through on it.

The decision on the new road was made in a private conversation Governor Yevgeny Savchenko and major shareholder "Metalloinvest" Alisher Usmanov.

"This is an unusual way. This is a child of our community and good relations with the company "Metalloinvest", — said the head of the region. According to him, the idea of the reconstruction of the joint efforts of the region was born during a conversation with Alisher Usmanov on a bad road to the Oskol Electric Steel Works. This same version was confirmed by the Director General of the Criminal Code "Metalloinvest" Eduard Potapov, who noted that the company’s relationship and of a "long crossed the line of formal relations between business and government."


In Stary Oskol is to build a north-south detour in order to close the ring road around the second largest city in the area.

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