After mains thefts, Black River Bridge will be monitored 24 hours

The company that won the bid is the RR Constructions.
14/01/2016 13h13 - Updated 14/01/2016 13h13
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The Government of Amazonas, through the Secretariat of the metropolitan region of Manaus (SRMM), responsible for maintaining the Rio Negro Bridge, connecting Manaus to the municipality of Iranduba (a 27 km to capital), homologated, in December last year, the bidding process that has defined the company to perform maintenance services of nautical signaling, lightning protection and lighting bridge.

RR Construction is the company winning the bid that will perform the maintenance services of stage lighting systems, road and lightning protection system in the Rio Negro Bridge and over the maintenance of the protection of fenders (pillars) and nautical signaling Bridge. The bridge conservation work began on the last day 23 from December.

Since the RR Constructions took the contract for maintenance services of Rio Negro Bridge, already it has run the repair of intelligent controllers, It was carried out to recover the electrical cables (connections) and all communication of stage lighting that is made via internet, with the stabilization of switches and breaks. Until the last week of January is expected to change in the stage lighting alluding to the Carnival period, as has already been done, in December, in reference to the Christmas period and New Year's Eve.

The conservation of part of street lighting bridge is also underway. The forecast is to be executed by the end of January, with the replacement of the cables that were stolen. With the engagement of construction RR, It was made available a permanent staff for preventive and corrective maintenance of the lighting system Rio Negro Bridge, to preserve the safety of both navigation how many of the cars that pass by the local.

It has also been made to revitalize fenders, important framework for the marking of the navigation channels, that make the diversion of large vessels towards Bridge. This system is realized, by means of a radar, upstream (up the river) and downstream (down the river), that reports up to 5 kilometers away, by a signal, which channel should be taken within the navigation perimeter near Bridge.

Maintenance services of the lighting system, which includes the replacement of damaged / stolen fixtures, They are serving as preventive action, to ensure that acts of vandalism again not to leave in the dark that urban equipment that connects the cities of Manaus and Iranduba.

The partnership between srmm and Command of the Amazon Military Police (PMAM), through ostensive patrolling of the 8th Company Interactive Community (8ª IDPF), It is stepping up the round path around Bridge, and RR Construction is with teams monitoring the path 24 hours, thus curbing such practices and avoiding the waste of public money.


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