Minister of Transport and Infrastructure M. Cahit Turhan stated that they have completed the survey project works of Kanal Istanbul and said, “We are waiting for the approval of the EIA Report. After the approval of the Environmental Plan, we will make the tender announcement.” said.
Cahit Turhan, Minister of Transport and Infrastructure, participated in a press conference held at the Information Technologies Authority on the “2018 year evaluation and 2019 year targets ın of the Ministry.
Stating that they have completed the study of Kanal Istanbul, Turhan said, alternatif An alternative and a second gate and waterway will be opened by keeping the Bosphorus open to sea transport without violating the provisions of the Montreux Straits Agreement with Canal Istanbul. We are awaiting approval of the EIA Report. Following the approval of the Environmental Plan, we will announce the tender. ”
Turhan emphasized that there is a great deal of interest in the channel tender for both domestic and foreign investors and he also said he would like to continue the tender.
Turhan also mentioned that they have completed the projecting activities of the 3 Multi-Storeyed Istanbul Tunnel. He said that they plan to go under the sea so far.