The feet of the Yavuz Sultan Selim bridge exceeded 300 meters: In Yavuz Sultan Selim, the piers of the bridge surpassed 300 meters. Concrete work in the towers will be completed within 1 month.
Works on the 3rd Bridge and North Marmara Motorway project, the construction of which started last year, continue at full speed. The rise of the bridge legs, which will reach 320 meters in length, continues. In the 3rd Bosphorus Bridge and the Northern Marmara Motorway Project, implemented by ICA, the last turn of the construction of the bridge towers was entered. The height of the bridge towers, which will be 322 meters, reached 300 meters. European Side Bridge Tower chief, noting that the bridge has a different structure both static and aesthetically, explained the stage reached in the works. Seeing the Bosphorus Bridge and Fatih Sultan Mehmet Bridge from this height gives us a different pride and joy. With reaching 300 meters, we will finish the final floor concretes in the towers within 1 month. With this last reinforced concrete, the height of which will be 4.6 meters, the total reinforced concrete height will reach 304.6 meters. Tower saddles on which the MAIN ROPE cables will be placed will be placed on this floor. In the meantime, the work of the tower interconnections starting from 266 elevations will be done. ”
THE BRIDGE OF RECORDS
? Yavuz Sultan Selim, with the width of 59 meters will be the world's largest bridge in the world.
? The 8 strip of 2 lane as the 10 strip will be the 1408 meter of the total XNUMX lane bridge length.
? With this feature, the bridge will be the longest suspension bridge in the world with a rail system. The rail system on the bridge will carry passengers from Edirne to Izmit.
? The project, including the construction of the project to be made about 4.5 billion TL, will be made by IC İçtaş-Astaldi JV for 10 year 2 month 20 daily period.