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The final stage of work is taking place on the section from Dmitrovsky passage towards Rustaveli street.

The overhaul of the Butyrsky overpass over the tracks of the Savelovsky direction of the Moscow railway is nearing completion. The work is scheduled for completion in November. This was announced by the Deputy Mayor of Moscow in the Moscow Government for housing and communal services and landscaping Petr Biryukov.

“Currently, three out of four strips are ready. The slabs of the roadway were replaced with modern and durable structures, the concrete surfaces of the supports were repaired, the anti-corrosion coating of the metal elements of the structure was restored, the lighting was updated, ”the deputy mayor added.

The builders will have to put in order the section from Dmitrovsky passage towards Rustaveli street. Here, waterproofing will be repaired, asphalt concrete pavement will be laid, roadway fences and railings for the pedestrian zone of the bridge will be installed.

“During the work, the traffic did not stop and was carried out according to a temporary scheme. Now two lanes are open for passage: one – in the direction of Rustaveli Street, the second – in the direction of Dmitrovsky Proezd, ”Petr Biryukov emphasized.

The specialists started the overhaul of the Butyrsky overpass at the end of March this year. The head of the municipal economy complex noted that such work is being carried out for the first time since its construction in 1955. During operation, defects appeared that reduce the strength of the supporting structures. Due to the overhaul, the service life of the Butyrsky overpass will increase.

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