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In Siberia, servicemen of the engineer regiment of the combined-arms formation of the Central Military District (CVD) during the academic year during the exercises laid more than 50 thousand meters of temporary roads for the passage of military equipment through difficult terrain using multi-purpose mechanized complexes for the operational deployment of temporary roads (KVD). This was announced by the commander of the military unit, Lieutenant Colonel Rustam Sayfullin.

“During the 2021 academic year, the servicemen of the engineering regiment took part in more than 10 exercises of various levels, during which about 50 thousand meters of temporary roads were installed for the passage of military equipment over difficult terrain using multi-purpose mechanized complexes for the operational deployment of temporary roads (KVD) , about 4 thousand meters of floating bridges from the pontoon-bridge park and more than 2 thousand units of equipment (tracked and wheeled) passed through them, ”said Lieutenant Colonel Rustam Sayfullin.

He also added that in the course of combat training, servicemen improved the skills of fortification equipment, camouflage of positions and areas where troops were deployed, covering them with mine-explosive and non-explosive obstacles, the use of service and individual water purification equipment and low-power electrical equipment, as well as skills of action in conditions of radioactive, chemical and biological contamination.

“In general, the level of combat training of the regiment’s servicemen was assessed by the higher command as“ good ”. Combat training activities during the training period were carried out in full, “the regiment commander said.

Lieutenant Colonel Rustam Sayfullin also noted that in 2021, servicemen took part in extinguishing wildfires in the Tyumen region and localized fires on a total area of ​​more than 600 hectares.

In addition, this year the regiment’s modern equipment took part in the military parade on May 9 in Novosibirsk for the first time. As part of the mechanized convoy, a multipurpose mechanized complex for the operational deployment of temporary roads (KVD) and a heavy mechanized bridge TMM-3M2 based on a KamAZ vehicle passed through the main square of the city.

For reference:

The engineer regiment of the Central Military District was formed at the end of 2020 with a location in the city of Ishim, Tyumen region. The regiment is armed with modern modifications of BAT-2 track pads, engineering clearing vehicles, MDK foundation pits, sets of heavy mechanized bridges TMM, floating transporters, UR-77 demining units. The pontoon-bridge fleet includes coastal and river links based on KamAZ vehicles, operational road deployment kits and other equipment.

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