MIL-OSI Russia: EMERCOM of Russia is working around the clock to extinguish a smoldering peat bog in Yekaterinburg

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MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –

EMERCOM of Russia is building up its grouping, 130 people, 33 units of special equipment are involved in the work to eliminate decay. The fire fighters continued pouring smoldering hearths all night.

In addition, rescuers from the Noginsk Rescue Center of the EMERCOM of Russia were sent with the Shkval pumping and hose complex. The uniqueness of this extinguishing equipment lies in its performance: the water supply is up to 400 liters per second at a distance of several kilometers from the water source to the fire site.

Due to weather conditions, in the morning in some areas of Yekaterinburg, fog with a slight smell of burning was observed. As the air temperature rises, the fog dissipates. The Rospotrebnadzor Administration for the Sverdlovsk Region conducts studies of the quality of atmospheric air.

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