Mostotrest wins open tender for construction of second and third sections of a secondary road along kurortnyi avenue in Sochi
Open Joint Stock Company «Mostotrest» has won an open tender for the construction of the second and third sections of a secondary road along Kurortnyi avenue in Sochi, Krasnodarski krai. The results of the Competition Commission’s evaluation of bids for the entry into state construction contract were announced today. The members of the Competition Commission were determined by orders of Federal State Company Directorate for Highway Construction and Overhaul Chernomorye (№ 346-P dated 07.09.2010 and № 355-P dated 17.09.2010) and approved by the Federal Road Agency of the Russian Ministry of Transport.
The construction contract envisages the construction of a highway in Sochi: «Secondary road along Kurortnyi avenue between 172nd kilometre of the M-27 „Dzhubga-Sochi“ highway and the PK0 Sochi bypass (Agura river), including reconstruction of a section of the road between Zemlyanichnaya Street and Kurortnyi avenue, Sochi, Krasnodarski krai». The second section will include construction works from Zemlyanichnaya Street to the Sochi river, with the third section covering construction works from the Sochi river to the Psahe river.
The customer for the project is the Federal State Company Directorate for Highway Construction and Overhaul Chernomorye of the Federal Road Agency.
The starting maximum bid price was set at 60.882 billion rubles (including VAT). OJSC Mostotrest was one of three bidders for the contract along with OJSC Corporation Transstroy and OJSC USK Most. OJSC Mostotrest submitted the lowest contract value at 59.36 billion rubles (including VAT).
According to the tender’s conditions, the duration of the works should not exceed 38 months.
The second stage of the construction of a secondary road along Kurortnyi avenue in Sochi from Zemlyanichnaya Street to the Sochi river includes the construction of a four-lane highway (two lanes in each direction) with a total length of more than 5.5 kilometres, which will include 13 bridges, pathways and flyovers with a total length of 4.8 kilometres in both directions as well as three intersections on different levels and 6 tunnels with a total length of more than 4 kilometres (in both directions).
The third stage of the construction of a secondary road along Kurortnyi avenue from the Sochi river to the Psahe river includes the construction of a 5.3 km long, which will include two interchanges at different levels, a bridge and a flyover with a total length of 1.2 kilometres in both directions as well as 6 tunnels with a total length of more than 5.8 kilometres in both directions.
Commenting on the results of the open tender, Vladimir Vlasov, CEO of OJSC Mostotrest said: «Winning this tender for the construction of the second and third sections of a secondary road along Kurortnyi avenue, which is expected to become one of the key city highways for the 2014 Winter Olympics, is an important milestone for our Company. When preparing our bid we took time to thoroughly evaluate our production and technology capabilities as well as the specifics of the project’s construction. Mostotrest is currently constructing two flyovers more than 2.4 km long as part of the first stage of the secondary road and the centralised project management used by the Company will help us to efficiently manage these additional complex projects. Mostotrest has allocated significant production resources in the region, including opening its own concrete production facility, and we are therefore well positioned to fully complete these projects within the specified timeframe».