The first 275 meters of the Bay Bridge have been completed: 3,5 percent of the 433 kilometers long Izmit Bay Crossing Bridge, which will allow the road between Istanbul and Izmir to be reduced to 57 hours, has been completed so far.
3,5 percent of the 433 kilometers long Izmit Bay Crossing Bridge, which will allow the road between Istanbul and Izmir to be reduced to 57 hours, has been completed so far.
On the Izmit Bay Crossing Bridge, which was announced by Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications Minister Binali Yıldırım to be opened for transportation in May 2016, decks are laid one after another. So far, 300 decks, each weighing an average of 11 tons, have been placed in their places. Thus, the 275-meter section on the bridge was completed. The assembly of the 2 decks brought to the construction site by ship will be done in the coming days.
275 METER OK
3,5 433 to take the road between Istanbul-Izmir to the hour-long project, the 57 part of the project has been completed so far. The construction of İzmit Bay Crossing Bridge, which is the most important part of the Gebze-Orhangazi-İzmir highway project, continues at full speed. After the installation of the bridge on the land of the bridge last January began to be placed in the last decks over the sea. So far, the 5 has been installed in the 3 deck at the foot of the bridge and the 11 in the middle of the bridge. An 300-meter road was completed on the sea with the placement of the average 275-toned decks. On the other hand, work is underway to place the 2 deck which is brought to the construction site by sea, on the Gebze side of the bridge. The giant welding tents are prepared to be kept in the Gebze section of the construction site.
433 OF THE 57 KILOMETRIC PROJECT COMPLETED
The Gebze-Orhangazi-İzmir (Izmit Gulf Crossing and Connection Roads) Motorway Project, which is tendered by the General Directorate of Highways under the Build-Operate-Transfer model, covers the 384 kilometer, including the 49 kilometer highway and the 433 kilometer linkage road. 92, Gebze-Gemlik and 86 in Gebze-Orhangazi-Bursa section, and 83 in Kemalpaşa-İzmir section of the Gebze-Gemlik region, where the construction works are going on, has been realized in the whole of the giant project including 57. It was learned that the 7 machine was working with 908 personnel.
TRANSPORTATION FEE 35 DOLLAR PLUS
252 meter tower height, 35.93 meters with a deck width, 2 meters will be the mid-span of the bridge is planned as 682 1550 thousand meters in total, and will be the fourth bridge with the world's largest middle span was specified. When the bridge is over, 3 will serve as 3 lanes for going and 6 arrival. There will also be a service strip on the bridge. When the Gulf Transition Bridge is completed, the 2 hour is currently going around the Gulf, with the ferry to the 1 hour, the gulf transition time will go down to the average 6 hour. Izmit Bay Transition Bridge 1.1 is realized with a billion dollar investment. When the project is completed, the 8-10 hour-long Istanbul-Izmir route is expected to be reduced to 3,5 hours and in return 650 million dollars will be saved annually. Toll on the bridge will be 35 dollar plus VAT.