the Moscow metro is preparing for the big premiere. On 2 January launched a train on the second section of Nekrasovskiy line from Kosino to Lefortovo. While the technical start, but the construction of new stations has already been completed.
Even in the new year on the construction of the station “Nizhny Novgorod” hard at work. All ready almost 100 percent. Specialists check the systems engineering and end finishing work.
the New metro station “Nizhny Novgorod” will simultaneously receive four trains. In the middle is a dual tunnel of Nekrasovskiy metro line, and on either side two lines of the Big ring. Thus passengers can easily transfer from one to another in a matter of minutes.
to build a huge tunnel, here first used the 10-meter shield-the giant.
the station’s construction technology was used TopDown. That is built not from the bottom up, as usual, and from the top down. This was done in order to speed up construction time. In addition, they considered that all around there is dense residential development, including existing CIP station “Nizhny Novgorod”. Thus, everything was done in order not to interrupt the movement of trains. The outside is already landscaped the grounds.
“the station Itself is included in one of the largest transport hubs in Europe — TPU “Ryazan”. It combines CIP “Nizhny Novgorod”, two lines of the Moscow metro and the platform Karacharovo”, — says the head of the construction of JSC “Mosinzhproekt” Boris Nuts.
the Total length of the second portion of Nekrasovskiy line of about 12 kilometers. Just built five stations: it’s “Southeast”, “Okskiy”, “Stakhanov”, “Nizhny Novgorod” and “Aviamotornaya”. Plus the Large Ring to Lefortovo. On average, passengers will save here to 20 minutes.
“This is an important directiontion, which will improve transport security million residents of Moscow and Moscow region. Within three months, will be going pre-commissioning test run. In March, this branch will join passengers. So that’s big, I’d say a huge event! Thanks to the builders,” — said the mayor of Moscow Sergey Sobyanin.
In the future, after the completion of the BKL, land “Nizhny Novgorod” — “Aviamotornaya” — “Elektrozavodskaya” will be part of the Big ring.