Today is Monday 7/6/2021, on the initiative of Regional Governor George Kasapidis, A teleconference was held on the issues of the High Bridge of Serbia.
The regional conference was attended by the Regional Governor George Kasapidis, the Deputy Regional Governor for Energy, Of Infrastructure and Environment Kalliopi Kyriakidou, the President of the TEE and Deputy Regional Head of Development Transition Stergios Kianas, executives of the Technical Services Department of the Headquarters, members of the Bridge monitoring team, as well as executives of the contractor company which after a tender has been assigned the duties of Technical Consultant for the preparation of the auction and the supervision of the study for the control of the static adequacy and the maintenance and upgrade work of the High Bridge of Serbia.
During the teleconference the Technical Consultant after a series of visits to the project, reported in detail what he has already submitted in writing to the Technical Service of the Region and informed all participants about the seriousness of the situation, as the problems presented by the Bridge are multifactorial and more complex than the immediate erosion that must be addressed as a matter of priority.
He pointed out that the temporary traffic regulation measures for the safety of users were taken correctly, that is, the use of traffic lights and speed limitation and stressed that these can in no case be removed if the necessary checks are not completed and the problems are not addressed.
The Region from the beginning realized the seriousness but also the particularity of the problem of the Bridge and transparently activated a series of University experts and Scholars, so that in the best possible way, and always guided by the safety of the citizens but also the importance of the project, to give the best solutions.
We are committed and determined to implement immediately and institutionally what will emerge from the design work, which we monitor closely.