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January 19, 2022, 07:03
Photo by E. Samarin. Mos.ru
If there are several elevators in the entrance, then they are changed one by one so that the residents do not experience inconvenience.
As part of regional overhaul program this year it is planned to replace more than 2.2 thousand elevators in apartment buildings. This was told by the Deputy Mayor of Moscow for Housing and Communal Services and Improvement Petr Biryukov.
“Competitive procedures for determining the performers have been completed. Work began in all districts in accordance with the approved schedules. We will update most of the elevators in the South-Eastern, Southern and South-Western administrative districts,” he said.
Petr Biryukov also recalled that elevators in buildings accumulating funds on the account of a regional operator are changed strictly in the year the 25-year service life ends.
“Specialists are dismantling old and installing new lifts. If there are several elevators in the entrance, then they are changed one by one so that the residents do not experience inconvenience. We use equipment manufactured in Moscow and the Moscow region, according to its characteristics, it fully complies with modern safety and comfort requirements,” added the deputy mayor.
Since 2011, more than 39,000 elevators have been replaced in Moscow, more than 3,000 of them in 2021.
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