The world's largest 6. Tunnel will connect Asia and Europe. With the project to be made, the 100 from Kazlıçeşme-Kadıköy will be at 15 minutes.
For the project, which will link the continent of Asia and Europe under the Bosphorus, the Turkish-Korean joint venture ATAŞ starts the tunnel works for 106 km cars under the 14.6 meter of the Bosphorus. According to this project, an 2 tunnel will be built in the Bosphorus. The construction of the tunnel's construction in xnumxmetr diameter tunneling machine will be used for the completion of getirily Turkey.
Following the completion of the final test machines manufactured in Germany dismantled Turkey to getirilecek.istanbul Strait's designed according to the ground conditions, and the 1500 130 ton machine in ağırılıg meters in length was costing $ 150 million. The machine, which will be placed in the 40 meter depth and 150 meter long pit, which will be opened next to Haydarpaşa Port, will be able to make an excavation of up to 10 meters per day. While the excavation work is expected to take 1,5 years, a significant increase in transportation will be achieved with this project.
The project is expected to end and be operational in 2015. Cankurtaran-Kazlıçeşme tunnel to serve the tunnel between the entrances and exits will be at the box office. Those who use the tunnel to these toll booths will be able to use the tunnel to pay 4 $ + VAT.