The construction of a high-speed railway from Belgrade to Novi Sad is entering its final phase, so that the job would be done by the end of the year, and parallel with this, the preparations for the beginning of the works on the section between Novi Sad and Subotica are being made, the Serbian Railways Infrastructure company announces.
The management and the expert services of the Serbian Railways Infrastructure and representatives of the consortium of China Railway International and China Communications Construction Company have discussed the preparatory activities that need to be done before the beginning of the works and the beginning of the works in Novi Sad, the storage of the materials for the reconstruction of the railway, as well as the development of the Novi Sad railway station.
They also visited the station and the room which will house the future tele-control center.
They also discussed the possibility of forming a camp for the staff that will be hired for the construction of the fast railway.
The Novi Sad-Subotica railway, 108 kilometers long, is the third section through Serbia within the international project of the construction of the Belgrade-Budapest high-speed railway.
The value of the agreement is around USD 1.16 billion, and the deadline period for the execution of the works is 33 months from their beginning. The contractor is the consortium of China Railway International and China Communications Construction Company, and the financing agreement was signed with the Chinese Exim Bank