- The two collar on the bridge combine on Sunday: 3. The two collar on the bridge are merging on Sunday. Minister of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications Binali Yıldırım stated that the bridge construction will be finished on Sunday. The bridge is planned to be opened in August.
Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications Minister Binali Yıldırım said that the last deck of the 3rd bridge will be placed on Sunday. Speaking in Istanbul, Yıldırım said, “There is a 9-meter gap. We are closing that gap on Sunday. Then the resources will be made and the deficiencies will be completed. It will be possible to proceed on the bridge by walking and by vehicle ”.