• USD 57.16 +0.99
  • EUR 62.34 +0.91
  • BRENT 52.19

Russian army lays drinking water pipes to Crimea

Material support units of the Russian Armed Forces have completed the construction of drinking water pipelines to Crimea, Dmitry Bulgakov, First Deputy Minister of Defense of the Russian Federation, said today, on May 12.

“Forty-eight lines of water pipelines with a total length of 412.4km were assembled,” he said. “About 500 servicemen of the material support units and nearly 200 pieces of equipment of the Western and Eastern Military Districts were involved into the construction activities in Crimea.”

“For the time being, over 0.5 million cubic meters of drinking water have been supplied,” Bulgakov said. He recalled that last year, in the period from May to November, the material support unit of the Western Ministry District ensured supply of over 700,000 cubic meters of drinking water from the artesian wells to dozens of settlements in Crimea.  Over 125km-long field main pipelines were laid on the peninsula. 

Permalink: eadaily.com/en/news/2015/05/12/russian-army-lays-drinking-water-pipes-to-crimea
Published on May 12th, 2015 04:59 PM
TASS
All news

25.04.2017

24.04.2017

20.04.2017

19.04.2017

18.04.2017

17.04.2017

15.04.2017

14.04.2017

13.04.2017

12.04.2017

11.04.2017

10.04.2017

08.04.2017

06.04.2017

05.04.2017

04.04.2017

03.04.2017

30.03.2017

Show more news
Facebook
Twitter
Socials
Information
Press «Like», to read
EurAsia Daily in Facebook
Press «Follow», to read
EurAsia Daily in VK
Thank you, don't show this to me again