On the 13th of August lead partner completed evaluation of tenders and identified successful tenderer which will construct cycling infrastructure as part of the project «Cycling» activities.
By the deadline for submission the Directorate received two tenders. Based on the results of evaluation, LLC «Terriсon» got a higher score.
The company will take responsibility for creation of the cycle path in Svetogorsk in accordance with the technical documentation that was developed in the framework of the project earlier.
The contract for construction will be signed in the nearest future. After that, the contractor will obtain all the necessary formal approvals from relevant authorities that are required before the start of the works.
According to the project plan, all the works in Svetogorsk will be finished in summer, 2021 at the latest.
Project «Adaptation of new approaches to develop cycling and cycling routes between Russia and Finland to improve safety, mobility and environment, and to promote social development (the case: Svetogorsk – Imatra cycle track)» (project «Cycling») is implemented by the Directorate since 2018 in collaboration with the City of Imatra, Centre for Economic Development, Transport and the Environment of the South-East Finland and City of Svetogorsk with financial support from the South-East Finland – Russia CBC Programme.