Minister of Transport and Infrastructure, M. Cahit Turhan, said that the big projects continued unabated.
Turhan, 1915 Çanakkale Bridge in a press conference following the full model wind tunnel test, recalled that the wind tunnel test of the world's largest span suspension bridge was conducted at the Wind Engineering Research Center at Southwest Jiaotong University in China under the connection roads.
As the Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure, Turhan said that they are carrying out many projects to develop and improve the transportation infrastructure of the country and provide more safe, high quality and economic transportation service.
Turhan said that they carried out a significant portion of the projects in question with build-operate-transfer model (BOT).
For the financing of these projects, Turhan said that 15 billion euros were borrowed from abroad and that one of the projects that received credit from abroad was Çanakkale Bridge and Connection Roads Project.
Turhan, the North and South Marmara region and the Aegean region is an important transportation artery to connect the project, the relief of road transportation, especially in the Aegean, Eastern Mediterranean and Western Anatolia regions of the eastern and western European countries will carry out an important task in the export of exports products said.
Turhan also pointed out that the project will also reduce traffic in the Bosphorus, and that it will eliminate vehicle queues in ferryboats in Çanakkale Strait during the weekend and holiday periods and will provide economic, fast, safe and comfortable transportation services.
Turhan said that the project's contracting firm has provided 2 billion euros for external financing of 265 billion, and that 70 of the project cost is provided from foreign sources. Turhan, 18 2017 in March that the President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan also attended the ceremony laid the foundation of the bridge reminded gave information about the studies carried out.
Test completed successfully
Turhan stated that the bridge and the wind test of the bridge were done in Canada and Denmark and the result was successful.
Hız In today's (China) wind tunnel test, our bridge was about 82 meters per second, ie, 300 miles per hour, and successfully passed this test. We participated in only one part of this test. These tests have been subjected to different load systems. These tests will continue for a while. As a result, the bridge is not a problem in the project, these structures will be produced by finalizing the projects. The towers, deck, hanging ropes, main cable of the bridge will be installed instead. Kö
New project gospel
Mr. Turhan thanked President Erdoğan for his support in bringing the big projects to the people of the country. He said, ge I want to announce that we will start new big projects in the coming days. Büyük
Turhan added that major projects throughout the country continued unabated and there was no interruption in investments.