New Facilities in the Coming
President Shavkat Mirziyoyev traveled August 10 across capital Tashkent to review the construction works and other creative endeavors on the spot.
The head of state visited the modern overpass erected at the intersection of Bunyodkor and Chuponota streets of the Chilanzar district. The new viaduct is an important component of the extensive works currently in full swing to improve the road infrastructure in Tashkent, turn it into a modern metropolis, in the meantime preserving its historical appearance.
The total length of the bridge, erected by the unitary enterprise Trust Kuprik Qurilish, is 667.5 meters, that of the overpass is 488.5 meters, while the height is 8 meters and the width is 24.5 meters. Movement on the conduit is six-lane. At the same time, the complex has two new overground pedestrian crossings of 124 meters in length. For the convenience of disabled and elderly people, the edifice has elevators and escalators installed.
The President got acquainted with the construction works carried out here, talked with the builders.
“Our own school of bridge building has been formed here in our country,” Shavkat Mirziyoyev suggested. “I express my gratitude to the builders of this bridge. Such structures from now on should also be of high quality and durable. They should become a symbol of our creative potential.
About 50 units of machinery and over 250 workers participated in the construction of the facility. 35.7 thousand cubic meters of sand and 42.6 thousand cubic meters of concrete were used here. In the adjoining territory, landscaping and greenery works were carried out, decorative trees were planted.
When designing a new structure, special attention was paid to the lighting system. Energy saving lanterns are installed on the bridge.
Shavkat Mirziyoyev noted the need for careful design of such facilities in terms of convenience and safety, ensuring the quality construction of bridges in accordance with modern requirements. He gave recommendations on how to further improve the amenities in using local infrastructure.
Here, the head of our state was provided with information on the status of bridges, innovations and further plans in the capital and in the regions. The project of repair of overpasses and bridges with the help of special equipment produced by the US company CRAFCO was demonstrated. The company is the world leader in innovative technologies for the construction and operation of overpasses and bridges.
The President familiarized himself with the project and gave relevant instructions on the effective use of company technologies, professional development of specialists.
The leader of our country also visited the Gafur Gulam Culture and Recreation Park, instructed the local officials to reconstruct it in accordance with modern requirements, to organize water parks of open and closed types. He stressed that no tree here should be cut.
Shavkat Mirziyoyev reviewed the construction of multi- storey houses in Kamolon mahalla of the capital’s Shaykhantahur district, talked with writers and poets.
In order to transform the National Park into a unique historical and cultural complex that contributes to raising the cultural level of the population, primarily young people, an Alley of Writers was created here and a new building of the Writers Union was erected. Opposite the alley is the construction of a residential complex, whose apartments are designated for writers and poets. For the convenience of residents, a pre- school educational institution and a family polyclinic will be organized on the first floor.
Shavkat Mirziyoyev visited one of the apartments in the newly built house, gave instructions to create the necessary conditions for the happy life of families, the comprehensive development of children.
“We should always support the intelligentsia and creative people,” the President asserted. “The more young people read the works they create, the poetry they nurture, the higher will be their spirituality and enlightenment, and hence, patriotism. The more patriots there are, the faster our country will develop.”
The head of state got acquainted with the conditions created in the kindergarten.
“We will always pay special attention to pre- school education,” Shavkat Mirziyoyev pointed out. “It is in kindergarten age that children quickly and easily learn things, remember them for their entire life. Therefore, issues related to the development of this system should always be at the center of our attention.”
The local officials organized presentations of projects on construction of modern housing complexes, business centers, places for recreation, improvement of public transport services.
For example, in the current year, collection of more than 2 trillion soums in taxes in Tashkent is forecast, of which 1.5 trillion will remain in the local budget, which is ten times that in the year 2017.
“Never before had Tashkent received so much money. Why do we leave 1.5 trillion soums to the city? To solve the accumulated problems, improve the living conditions of people, build housing, kindergartens, create jobs. If so, then the officials on the ground should work with greater dedication, be committed to the cause. No one will come from outside and do this work for us,” the President stressed.