New bridge across Ob River opened in Novosibirsk


President of Russia, October 8, 2014
While on a working trip to Novosibirsk, Vladimir Putin attended the opening of the newly built Bugrinsky Bridge across the Ob River.

The President spoke with the builders and thanked the specialists who took part in the project.

The official opening ceremony concluded with a column of construction vehicles crossing the bridge.

The new bridge is more than two kilometres long and will form part of the high-speed Southwest Bypass motorway at Novosibirsk and link the Baikal and Chuisky Trakt federal motorways.