3 with DHL. On the Bridge, both sides meet: DHL 3. It began to bring hundreds of tons of the last parts of the bridge by air. 3. Bosphorus Bridge, which will connect the two ends of the giant pieces began to come to Turkey. The first batch of 106 tonnes was delivered to the construction site in Istanbul from China within two days thanks to the system specially designed by DHL Global Forwarding for this operation.
In the 2013 Foundations laid for the construction of Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridge at the final stage of the bride, Asia and Europe reached the bridge connecting cable to connect the first party in Turkey.
The bridge cables designed in South Korea and produced in China will carry the last decks that will connect the two sides of the bridge construction.
Air, sea and road transport world leader DHL, specially developed innovative solutions, with the world's largest cargo plane Antonov AN-124 100 began to transport this cargo to Turkey.
They managed the impossible in air transport
DHL Global Forwarding and Antonov engineers made it possible to carry this huge cargo of each batch of 106 by weight. As a result of the harmonious operation of the aircraft engineering and logistics expertise, this packaging system, which is specially designed and resembles a giant cage, has ensured that the weight of the cargo is evenly distributed within the aircraft. Thus, the shipment was successfully completed by protecting flight safety as a top priority.
The AN 10-124 type aircraft, which departed from Guangzhou, China on December 100 for the first sortie, made a stop in India and Turkmenistan and landed at Çorlu Airport on Saturday, December 12. The cargo, which was unloaded from the plane with a work that took about 3 hours, was delivered to the construction site via DHL Global Forwarding vehicles.
DHL Global Forwarding Turkey Sales and Marketing Manager Ulger Dish, "the result of a 1.5-month rigorous work together with our Chinese office, we have formed a special storage method reduces transportation costs three times in the air and thus both economic and we also have found a quick solution. "We worked with a boutique service approach as in the transportation of materials from door to door, and we succeeded in this work by analyzing all the risks that may cause prolongation of transportation time."
Turkish construction firms and those firms projects in Turkey and abroad, DHL Global poses as one of the strategic sectors of its importance in forwarding the 2015. For this operation, indicating that one of the mega projects in Turkey is very important for the realization of the dish themselves, 3. As the bridge project approached to the end, he underlined that the delivery of these materials was critical.
After the flights, which are planned to be realized with the specially designed packaging system, all of the connection cables totaling approximately 350 tons will reach Istanbul and Europe and Asia will be ready to meet for the third time.
Deutsche Post DHL Global Forwarding belonging to the group of companies, employs more than 12 400 in the office with serving in the international transport sector in Turkey. Providing services in container, project cargo, warehousing and customs clearance services, DHL Global Forwarding is the world leader in value added logistics services.