Kyivmetrobud PJSC is the only entity in Ukraine that has created one more city in underground space of the capital of Ukraine within 70 years of its existence. Speed traffic arteries connect the farthermost districts of Kyiv. Metro stations due to their sophisticated and comfortable architecture for people are erected in ideal places of residential, industrial administrative districts of the megacity the Kyiv represents.
74 kilometers of tunnels and 52 stations – for these achievements in Kyivmetrobud biography there is work of some generations of tunneling men, machine operators, engineers.
In 1949 when the capital of Ukraine healed not yet all scars of the war, the first teams of metro builders stormed underground horizons. In 11 years after beginning of building it was opened the first metro area with five stations “Dnipro”, “Arsenalna”, “Khreshchatyk”, “Vokzalna”, “Universytet”. The third metro in Ukraine started working, it took the first passengers. Poets and composers dedicated songs to the notable event:
Wagons fly and fly
Leaving behind the Dnipro…
Meeting with carols
Our Kyiv metro.