The works on the bridge are carried out by SIA viaduct, and their contract price is 1.2 million euros (VAT), financing from the state budget. The contractor is AS Latvenergo and VAS Latvian national roads, the work is planned for October 2019. During work the bridge will be restored to the anti-corrosion protection of the beam, the bridge deformation joints and new surfaces on the road will be replaced. In addition, the reconstruction of the pavement will be carried out in a further 200 m long section, from the bridge to the intersection with the Riga HES-Jaunjelgava (P85) motorway.
2014 AS Latvenergo repair work has been carried out in the Hydegums hydroelectric power plant and although the bridge was breached due to breakages, the bridge itself did not work. 2017 SIA Port builder A reconstruction of the pavement of the P8 from the Daugavpils highway (A6) to the bridge (73.127- 73.627 km).
Information about construction work on the national road network is available from VAS Latvian national roads www.lvceli.lv, as well as the 24-hour free informational telephone number 80005555 and the application Waze.