The Odessa railroad plans to construct till June, 2009 a railway branch on a site "Dolinskaya (The Kirovograd area) -Nikolaev" of 52,3 km. It will allow to increase the capacity of freight transportation.
In 2008 the capacity of the direction made 10 couples cargo trains, and after modernization it has to increase by seven couples. Besides, direction reconstruction Dolinskaya - Nikolaev will allow to increase the speed of trains and becomes the first stage of electrification of this site which will give the chance to save significantly fuel and to reduce negative influence on ecology.
Also in plans of the Odessa railroad - to replace 48 railroad switches, to reconstruct mouths at seven stations, capitally to repair nine moving and to construct nine landing platforms, to modernize a track and to bring a branch strip into an appropriate esthetic state. So, on a stage New Bug - Novopoltavka construction of 16 km of the second way is provided.
Also it is planned to repair capitally moving on 139 - m kilometer. The greatest amount of works on reconstruction of a mouth is provided to execute at Gorokhovk's station: in both mouths of this station it is planned to switch an existing way to other ways.