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More than half of the annual plan has already been completed, in total 3,005 elevators will be replaced.
More than 1.5 thousand elevators have been replaced in the capital since the beginning of the year under the regional overhaul program.
“Work on the replacement of elevator equipment within the framework of the regional overhaul program began in all districts of the capital immediately after the New Year holidays. To date, more than half of the annual plan has been completed. In total, 3,005 elevators will be replaced, ”said the Deputy Mayor of Moscow for Housing and Utilities and Improvement
Elevators are changed after reaching their maximum service life.
“Since 2018, elevators in houses that accumulate funds on the account of a regional operator are changed strictly in the year of the end of the 25-year service life without further extending the operating period. Experts dismantle old equipment and install new lifts. The number of elevators replaced in Moscow since 2011 has reached 37.5 thousand, ”said Pyotr Biryukov.
If several elevators are installed at the entrance, they are changed in turn so that the residents do not experience any inconvenience.
The head of the municipal economy complex added that the new elevators are being produced in Moscow and the Moscow region. They fully meet modern requirements for the safety and comfort of passengers.
More than 112,000 elevators have been installed in Moscow houses, all of which are included in the regional overhaul program with specific dates for replacement.
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