During the "summer" track work in the Astrakhan region of the Volga Railroad all kinds of repairs already repaired more than 180 kilometers. In particular, major repairs and reconstruction of track structure on 70.5 km of track, the average repair — 42 km. Continuous welded ("velvet"), the path laid by more than 35 kilometers.
Ways to repair the directions Ahtuba — Salar, Aksaraiskaya-2 — Dina Nurpesovoy, Camel — Bogda, Ashuluk — Seroglazovo, Zenzeli — Yandyki, Zenzeli — Departure of 4 stations Aksaraiskaya-2 and Departure of 2. Also during the "summer" track works laid 42 turnouts, including at stations Aksaraiskaya-2 Upper Baskunchak, Astrakhan-2, Right Bank, Kutum (electrodepot), etc. By the end of the year they plan to repair more than 68 kilometers. Qualitatively made track work provide increased levels of traffic safety and allow for some sections of the road to increase the speed of passenger trains to 100-120 km / h, cargo — up to 80-90 km / h. "Summer" track work is a major track repairs, which is held annually on the railway in the period from March to November. Service corporate communications Volga Railroad — the branch of "Russian Railways"