Number of Eurasian Tunnel Vehicles Passed 48 Million; Mehmet Cahit Turhan, Minister of Transport and Infrastructure, who made a presentation at the Parliamentary Plan and Budget Commission, stated that the Eurasian Tunnel, the Public Private Cooperation project, was the second passage under the sea to the Bosphorus after Marmaray. time from 100 minutes to 15 minutes.
The project provided fuel and Turhan explained that one of the country's prestige project with the impact of environmental protection Besides time savings, "Since its inauguration in 48 million, exceeding the transition made by the Eurasia Tunnel day Turkey to 2,5 billion pounds contributed." The assessment found.
Turhan, another project that connects the continents Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridge stated that, said:
“Istanbul residents have seen the positive impact of our project. Before the Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridge, 15 July Martyrs' Bridge peaked at 5-10 kilometers per hour at peak times, while the daily average speed could only reach 30 kilometers per hour. After Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridge, the speed increased to 50 kilometers per hour. With the opening of Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridge, Fatih Sultan Mehmet Bridge peaked at 40 kilometers during peak hours. Our investments not only facilitate the lives of our people, but also affect the preferences of entrepreneurs. We have experienced the most concrete examples of this in the near future. ”