OREANDA-NEWS. In the Tambov region there was a review of forces and resources of the territorial and functional subsystems of the Unified State System for Preventing and Eliminating Emergency Situations (the System) located on the territory of Michurinsky and Nikiforovsky districts. Power engineers, rescuers, ambulance personnel, employees of emergency gas service and other structures included in the System took part in it. The purpose of the review was to check the implementation of activities to prepare for the operation through the spring flood in 2018.

The interdepartmental commission under the supervision of the deputy head of the EMERCOM of Russia in the Tambov region - the head of the civil protection department Colonel Oleg Ushakov checked the participants of the review of the availability of rescue equipment on the water, the readiness of engineering equipment for carrying out emergency restoration work, the preparation of evacuating transport and rescue teams for evacuation of population from zones of possible flooding.

Tambovenergo at the review was represented by crews of Michurinsky Distribution Zone for repair of equipment of 35-110 kV substations and power lines, crews for operation of switchgears and first responding crews under the supervision of the head of the Distribution Zone Sergey Zelenev. Specialized equipment and reserve power supply sources were also presented.

The organizers of the review highly appreciated the level of preparation of its participants for the operation through the flood in 2018. Preparation of the power engineers also received a due assessment.