27 March 2014, Thursday, 16:01

Ufa utilities accident is explained by a fall of a slab on the pipeline

author: Elvira Latypova

The cause of damage of the heating main at the intersection of Kremlin and Bogdan Khmelnitsky Streets in Ufa on March 26, which resulted in a broken heating of a residential area and damaged cars, was a fall of a concrete slab on the vent pipe, experts of LLC "BashRTS" report. The company states that an emergency situation is not related to worn out networks. A special commission now investigates the reasons of the slab falling.

Heat supply to the consumers in the shutdown area and hydraulic mode of the heating main No. 11 were restored. Specialists replaced the slabs of the heating chamber and the vent pipe.