Replacement works of the old bridge ruins towards Machu Picchu is underway
Preliminary work for the change of the old ruins bridge that leads to the Historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu is already underway with the carrying out of activities to mobilize equipment and tools, rubbing, cleaning of land, topography and georefenciation, etc .; It should be noted that these works will be under the command of the resident engineer Valery Chevarría Paredes; These works are expected to take place within 45 calendar days, with a budget of S / 739, 835 sols.
It is important to note that for the duration of the work, the pedestrian traffic will be made by the existing pedestrian bridge, this restriction will be made during the duration of the work. As already foreseen, this work is being carried out after an interinstitutional cooperation agreement signed between Pro Vías Decentralized, the Regional Government of Cusco and the Municipality of Machupicchu, who took the decision of the prompt installation of the new Acrow bridge with a light of 54.85 meters in replacement of the old bridge type Bailey that already would have surpassed its life time by what is already in conditions of risk for the vehicular traffic.