1915 Çanakkale Bridge contract has been signed: 1915 Malkara-Çanakkale Motorway cutting contract, including Çanakkale Bridge, Transport, Maritime and Communications Minister Ahmet Arslan and South Korea Republic Land, Infrastructure and Transport Minister Ho-In Kang was signed with the participation of.
In his speech at the signing ceremony, Arslan said that he was pleased that the company, which was the final transaction of the 1915 Çanakkale Bridge, was involved in the establishment of the contracting company consisting of the bidder company 4 and the signing of the contract with the company.
After the signing of the contract 18 March, 1915, the foundation of the Çanakkale Bridge, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Prime Minister Binali Yildirim will be taken with the participation of Arslan, said:
Köprü Why is this bridge important? First of all, it is very important because it has connected Europe with Asia for the fourth time in a continent. However, if you also consider the Marmaray and Eurasia under the sea, we will have done a project in excess of the continent six times, probably not destined to a country other than Turkey. We also built an 101 kilometer motorway up to Malkara by bridge. We will create a ring around the Sea of Marmara with the Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridge plus connecting highways, Osmangazi Bridge plus connecting highways and 1915 Canakkale Bridge plus connecting highways. In this geography, a very important population of our country and a very important part of trade, industry, a very important part of the industry in this geography where both the living of the living will facilitate the lives of the industry in this geography, the economy will provide further growth. Bu
Arslan stated that the bridge would enable all the movement of the cargo in the western Mediterranean, especially in the Aegean and the Western Mediterranean, to go to Europe from Çanakkale, Tekirdağ and Edirne. It would shorten the time in the relations between western and western Europe, a significant saving in the sense of fuel and the non-economic transportation. said it would also make imports more economic.
”Countries are limited to what they can do“
Arslan, the President and the Prime Minister of the project when talking about, someone said that this project can not be realized, said that the dream, he said:
Dır There is a fact that people are limited to the dreams that countries can do. If you can imagine, you will. We have come to realize that they are dreaming about their imagination, their processes and what they have started today. Starting a job means half the job. We actually accept that most of the work is done. It was very important to bring such a project under construction. In particular, the games played on our country and the end of this game in an environment where our economy is trying to show weak 10,5 billion pounds of the project has been realized with the BOT model, very important companies in the world of bidding is another indication of our satisfaction. Limak and Yapı Merkezi, one of the most successful companies in Turkey, have been awarded the contract with Daelim, who has taken part in the construction of the Eurasia Tunnel in South Korea from our country, as a joint venture of four important companies of the two countries. As of today, they set up the company and brought it to this stage. Not only that these companies are bidding, but it is very important that these companies and the very important 13 financial institution in the world say, "Yes, we provide the financing of this project."
”The project is a clear indication of walking towards 2023 targets“
In such an environment, realizing that a project of this magnitude is a sign of walking towards the targets of 2023, Arslan said, Baş It is very satisfying for us that we will lay the foundations with the auspicious hands of our President and Prime Minister. Bir
Arslan said that the ferry crossing between Europe and Asia is possible in Çanakkale and that the 1 hour pass, including the transit time and waiting times, will go down from 3 to 4 minutes.
X The Akashi Bridge which has been built in Japan so far has 1991 foot feet, we hope to have the biggest bridge in the world with 2023 Canakkale Bridge. In this way, half of the work is done, our goal is the anniversary of the foundation of the Republic of Turkey 1915'de even before the project is finished, our country, our people, our region, as a world project to give to the world as a gift.
Arslan, including 5,5 year construction period 16 2 year 12 XNUMX day of operation is very assertive, stating that at the end of the said period will be transferred to the General Directorate of Highways.
He added that friendship with South Korea lasted for many years. After this agreement, Long Span Cable Supported Suspension Bridges, R & D in Transportation Technology and Railroad Sector Cooperation Memorandum of Understanding will be signed.
After the speeches, General Manager Ismail Kartal and Çanakkale Motorway and Bridge Construction Investment Enterprise Inc. (ÇOKİYİ), Nihat Özdemir, Ersin Arıoğlu, Jason Ahn, Taeseob Yoon, 1915 Çanakkale Bridge and Malkara-Çanakkale Motorway were signed.
Then Minister Arslan and the Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport of the Republic of South Korea, Mr. Ho-In Kang signed the long-lasting cable-supported suspension bridges, R & D in the field of transport technologies and the railway sector. 3 signed a separate agreement.