Transport and Infrastructure Minister Adil Karaismailoğlu, Turkey's highest that dam title will Yusufeli Dam and started to provide transportation to the villages in the region of 39 tunnels and quickly continued the 17 bridge construction work, said: "Turkey will provide access to the highest dam 39 tunnel excavation We brought the supporting productions to completion. We also achieved 78 percent improvement in bridge manufacturing. Our goal is to complete this road at the end of 2021 and connect Artvin to Yusufeli Dam with 39 tunnels. ”
Transport and Infrastructure Minister Adil Karaismailoğlu the time construction on the Coruh River in Artvin, 270 meters body height with Turkey's highest, while the category of the world's 3rd will be the highest dam has announced the continuation of construction of the road will connect the districts of the city center to the Yusufeli Dam . Karaismailoğlu, who stated that the route length of Yusufeli Dam, which is being constructed for commissioning of the Yusufeli Dam and Hydroelectric Power Plant, is 69,2 kilometers in total, as well as 55,3 tunnels, 39 custom-built bridges, as well as 17 tunnels, 4 km long. and 10 different-level intersections.
Underlining that the road will be completely bituminous hot coating (BSK) on the 69,2 km long route, Minister Karaismailoğlu said, “Thus, we will make the Yusufeli-Artvin road much safer and we will prevent it from being closed for months in winter. We will allow our citizens of Yusufelili to travel safely for 39 months with the route we have literally pierced through the 12 tunnels. ”
The project is in the North-South corridor, Artvin is Karaismailoğlu indicating that connect the provinces of Erzurum province, together with the completion of the investment, Turkey will provide an important contribution to the energy needs to completion of the Yusufeli Dam and Hydroelectric Power Plant dam road and said he would be opened in front of the start of the dam's operation. Stressing that the road standard will increase significantly, Minister Karaismailoğlu said that the road will contribute significantly to the national economy.
Stating that the construction works are continuing rapidly, Karaismailoğlu said, “We have completed 54,3 kilometers of tunnel excavation and support as part of the project and 32,4 kilometers of coating concrete. Tunnel excavation-support manufacturing has reached the stage of completion. We have completed 78,00 percent of the bridge manufacturing and 55 percent of the specially designed bridges. Our goal is to finish this hard road of 69,2 kilometers and to open it to service at the end of 2021 ”.
All the world's and Turkey during the Kovid-19 outbreak negatively affected by that suspension of work at any job site, the Minister Karaismailoğlu pointed out that the continuation of all the importance of taking work program for the health and safety of employees, "This is the site of our one of the construction site of the road will connect the Yusufeli Dam city center . I would also like to state our satisfaction in being a stakeholder of such an important project that will add value to the region. We are working with full force to fulfill this responsibility we assume under the leadership of our President. We aim to complete our dam road by the end of 2021 ”.