The Odessa railroad of Public administration of railway transport "Ukrzaliznytsya" intends to construct the second branch line on a site Dolinskaya - New Bug - Nikolaev - Kherson - Jankoi during the period from March 27 to April 27. The representative reported a press about it - services of the Nikolaev regional public administration.
The total cost of the construction project of the second branch, 328,4 km long, makes 6,8 billion hryvnias.
Construction will take place at the expense of International Monetary Fund investments.
In the territory of the Nikolaev area construction of the second branch will take place from Novodanilovki to Nikolaev.
Per day on this site passes 26 trains, and after construction of the second branch the quantity of trains can increase to 50 trains.
Within the project it is planned to electrify this site of the railroad which now works only at thermal draft, and to construct 2 traction substations in Nikolaev and Novopoltavke.
The project is realized within the development plan of infrastructure of Mintranssvyaz.
As it was reported earlier, the public administration of railway transport "Ukrzaliznytsya" plans to begin site electrification Znamenka - Dolinskaya - Nikolaev - Kherson - Jankoi in 2009.