Towers of the Bay Bridge End at the end of the year: The construction of the İzmir Bay Crossing Bridge, which is being constructed within the scope of the Gebze-Orhangazi-İzmir highway project which will reduce the road between Izmir and 3,5 hours, exceeded the tower heights by more than 120 meters.
88 STEEL BLOCK
The construction of İzmit Bay Crossing Bridge, which is one of the most important steps of the Gebze-Organgazi-İzmir Highway Project, which is tendered by the General Directorate of Highways with the Build-Operate-Transfer model, continues uninterruptedly. 38 thousand 404 dipped into the sea after being manufactured on land, the height of the canal towers that started to rise since July last year on the foundations of 120 exceeded the meter. Parts of the steel bridge towers manufactured in Turkey different from other bridges can be manufactured in a shipyard Tülintepe Gemlik fetching. Here, the parts prepared for the assembly process are taken over by a floating crane rented from abroad. The four towers have a total of 88 steel blocks. The weights of the blocks placed at the bottom are 350 tones, and as they go to the top, they become lighter than the 170 tone.
2 682 meters in the total planned 1500 meter 3 meters will be the middle of the bridge and the world will be the fourth largest bridge in the middle was specified. 3 and 6 arrivals and 252 lanes as a service lane and the towers planned as a service lane will be completed by the end of this year and will reach the 1350 meter and the rope traction studies will start. Izmit Gulf Transition Bridge, which currently works as an 2015 person at the construction site, will be completed by the placement of carrier platforms at the end of XNUMX.
GULF PASSING WILL BE MEASURED
When the Gulf Crossing bridge is completed, it will be measured in minutes, with the 70 minutes wandering the gulf at the moment, the gulf transit time being one hour by ferry. 1.1 will be worth $ 35 plus the transition from Izmit Bay Transition Bridge, which is realized with a billion-dollar investment.
Gebze-Orhangazi-İzmir (Izmit Gulf Crossing and Connection Roads) Motorway Project will be 384 kilometers long, including 49 kilometers and 433 kilometers.