- Giant tender for the bridge: General Directorate of Highways, Turhan, North Marmara Highway Project under the Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridge in the road until the end of this year plans to tender with the BOT model, he said.
General Director of Highways Cahit Turhan, the third bridge to the Bosphorus will be made in connection with the Kınalı-Odayeri and Kurtköy-Akyazı motorways in preparation for the preparation of tenders explained.
In this regard, the last stage of the local authorities' revision change requests stating that Turhan, said:
“We plan to tender the linked roads of Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridge with the Build-Operate-Transfer (BOT) model by the end of this year. We will be announced after the tender preparation work is over. ”
Cahit Turhan, Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridge, the length of the feet reached the 92,5 meters, indicating that the speed of the bridge construction is being done as planned, he said.
“We do not think there will be a major disruption in art structures. Of course, in the winter period, the construction sites stop in the next two weeks in the cut and fill works. Because soil is a delicate structure. This is not efficient in weather conditions during the winter months. There is approximately 64 million cubic meters of earth movement in the project, 37 million cubic meters of this will be used on the trunk of the road, and the remaining part will be poured into the mines and forest areas where new afforestation will be made. As of now, 7,5 million cubic meters of land movement has occurred. If we can bring this closer to 10 million cubic meters by the end of the year, we will achieve our goal.