JSC "Russian Railways" has started construction of a new double-track railway bridge over the river at Ahtuba 1,485 kilometer of Aksaraiskaya — Trusovo.
The bridge 468 meters. The total project cost over 2 billion rubles. The new bridge will organize a double-track motion, increasing the capacity of driving of the Delta — Buzansky Astrakhan region of the Volga Railroad.
The new bridge will be built next to the existing single-track bridge. Construction is underway on the program reconstruction of engineering structures Volga Railroad. The planned construction period — 3 years.
At present, works on clearing the coastal area.