Transist 2018 Istanbul Transportation Congress and Fair was held on 8-10 November 2018 in Istanbul. Transport and Infrastructure Minister Mehmet Cahit TURHAN attended the event opened by TURHAN, General Director of Highways Abdulkadir URALOĞLU, spoke at the panel on 'Transportation Planning in Mega Cities: Traffic Congestion and Demand Management'.
URALOGLU stated that the rapidly increasing traffic density of cities necessitated to follow the developments and new technologies in the world about traffic and to produce smart solutions. URALOGLU stated that the studies carried out will make a significant contribution to reducing the problems in the traffic in Istanbul.
URALOĞLU, who emphasized the importance of establishing road infrastructure and establishing systems that serve traffic, as the General Directorate of Highways, includes 15 km including the 1 July Martyrs Bridge and 2st Ring Road, Fatih Sultan Mehmet Bridge and 400nd Ring Road, Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridge. stated that with the completion of all sections of the Northern Marmara Motorway, the service level of the transportation infrastructure will increase.
The URALOĞL; Recalling that the 242 km of the highway, which is within the borders of Istanbul, provides connection between the Istanbul Airport and the Asian Side, which was put into service, without interfering with the Istanbul city traffic, the demand for transit between the continents was met at the highest level with the possibility of transit between the continents. He added that it would be.