2017 December 7 12:38

Russia's state expert evaluation authority approves Phase 1 of Vostochny-Nakhodka transport hub (photo)

Glavgosexpertiza of Russia (Russia's state expert evaluation authority) says has it approved the project of Phase 1 in the development of Vostochny-Nakhodka transport hub. Experts of Glavgosexpertiza came to the conclusion that the results of engineering surveys and design documentation comply with the requirements of technical regulations and other established requirements. 

The development of Vostochny-Nakhodka transport hub foresees the construction of a multi-purpose production and transshipment complex ‘Sever’ that will transship coal from railway transport to sea going vessels. 

With the implementation of the transport hub development projects, annual delivery of cargo to Sever is expected to make 12 mln t in 2020 and 20 mln t in 2025. 

The project is included into the Federal Targeted Programme on Modernization of Russia’s Transport System.