The temple is build in a former industrial zone
“More than 50% of the planned scope of brickwork of the church on Berezovaya Alley is complete”, said Yuri Kravtsov, General Director of Mosinzhproekt JSC.
Mosinzhproekt Group of Companies is a general designer and general contractor of the project.
“Construction of the Church of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary in the Ostankinsky district of the capital continues: more than 2000 m³ of brickwork has already been completed, which is 52% of the total scope, the builders are preparing to build a balcony over the second floor of the church, which will house the church choir during services”, noted Yuri Kravtsov.
According to him, more than 60% of the total volume of concrete has been laid during the construction of the cast in-situ structures of the church, which is more than 1500 m³.
“The first floor of the church has a reinforced concrete ceiling slab, and the sand preparation with waterproofing and reinforcement of the reinforced concrete slab for the floor base have been completed. In parallel, concreting the columns of the second floor at a height of 20 metres is underway”, said the head of the engineering holding.
The general designer of the facility, Mosinzhproekt Institute, continues to work on the design documentation.
“Thanks to the application of information modeling technology in the design of the church complex, it became possible to develop and coordinates promptly the architectural and structural solutions of sophisticated geometric shapes such as domes and arches, which will form the final appearance of the object”, said Rustam Cherkesov, General Director of Mosinzhproekt Institute.
A new Church of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary is being erected on the territory of a former industrial zone at the intersection of Berezovaya Alley and Selskokhozyaystvennaya Street in the North-Eastern Administrative District of Moscow. It is expected to become one of the largest church complexes in Moscow. The work is being implemented in close cooperation with the Moscow Patriarchate of the Russian Orthodox Church.