Large Ring Line in Moscow will be ready by 2023
OREANDA-NEWS By the end of 2021, it is planned to open four sections of the Big Ring Line of the capital's metro with 15 stations. The ring should be closed by 2023, the press service of the complex of urban policy and construction of Moscow.
"By the end of 2021, it is planned to complete the construction of four new sections of the Big ring line (BCL) of the metro with 15 stations. Financing of construction is fully guaranteed by the approved Targeted investment program. In fact, after the launch of these sections, the main volume of Big ring line will be ready. We plan to completely close it by 2023," said Marat Khusnullin, Deputy mayor of Moscow for urban policy and construction.
He noted that the length of the ring line will be 70 kilometers. Big ring line stations will be combined with radial metro lines, railway lines and the Moscow Central ring.
According to Khusnullin, next year it is planned to launch a section from the station " Nizhny Novgorod" to "Rubtsovskaya", which before the closure of the ring will be common with the new Nekrasov metro line. In 2020, in the South-West of the capital, it is planned to introduce three stations from" Innovators street "to" Kakhovskaya", in the West of Moscow by the end of 2021, two sections from" Khoroshevskaya "to"Vernadsky Avenue" will be completed.
Also, the Head of the capital's construction Department Andrei Bochkarev told the Agency "Moscow" that to date, work has been completed on the device of the pit fencing station "Mnevniki". Workers started the excavation of tunnel complexes.
Sinking is carried out with extreme caution, as it goes under the lock Karamyshevskaya embankment. More than 500 people were involved in the works at the station.
The station will be decorated in avant-garde style. In the center of the platform is an arch with columns of crimson color. It is assumed that the station will serve 16 thousand passengers per day.
On the basis of the station "Mnevniki" will transport interchange hub. In its composition will build houses under the program of renovation.
The length of the Western section of the BCL will be 9 kilometers, it will be located four stations: "Street militia", "Mnevniki", "Terekhovo" and "Mozhaisk".
Earlier, the first Deputy head of the Department of construction Peter Aksenov said that by the end of 2018 will open the station BCL "Savelovskaya". Now there are finishing works, commissioning of escalators and engineering systems.
The first section of the BCL was opened in February 2018. Passengers were received by five new stations: "Business center", "Shelepikha", "Khoroshevskaya", "CSKA" and "Petrovsky Park".