The assembly of all decks on the Izmit Bay Suspension Bridge was completed and the two sides of the bay came together. President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan is expected to attend the ceremony to be held on Thursday, while the 2-meter-long bridge will be opened to traffic in May.
Mounting of the bridge on the bridge of the İzmit Bay Suspension Bridge, which is the most important part of the Gebze-Orhangazi-İzmir Motorway Project, is completed. The 433 meter 35 meter 93 meter was completed, while the 113 bin 2 meter-long bridge was the world's largest mid-opening 682 suspension bridge with a thousand 550 meters mid-opening.
The bridge in Kocaeli Dilovası and Yalova Hersek Burnu, where the bridge's feet are located, continues to be opened for transportation in May.
The 1.1 will also have a service lane on the 3-lined bridge in the direction of Kocaeli and Yalova with an investment of 1 billion dollars. When the bridge is opened for transportation, 2 will travel around the bay and the Gulf of Izmit crossing with 1 hours will take approximately 6 minutes. Toll on the bridge will be 35 dollar plus VAT.
President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu were expected to attend the ceremony on Thursday, while maintenance works were carried out on the roads around the bridge in Dilovası.