Zhuravka - Millerovo Railway

Ukraine Bypass Railway (Zhuravka - Millerovo)

Locations

Type

Rail

Status

Under Construction

Total Reported Cost

55.0 billion RUB

Initiatives

Start Date

Nov. 2014

Start of Construction

Aug. 07 2015

Planned Completion Date

Aug. 06 2017

Implementers

Operators

Funders

Source(s) Amount

Description

The Russian Railway Troops are building a new rail bypass around the territory of eastern Ukraine in order to ensure the uninterrupted transit of Russian trains in the area. The 122.5km bypass will replace 26km of railway originally passing through Ukraine near the Donbas.

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