Minister Karaismailoğlu said, “With this highway, Ankara; It will be connected to Mersin, Adana, Gaziantep and even Şanlıurfa by a continuous divided road. When all is finished, our citizen, who set off from Edirne, will go to Mersin and Şanlıurfa without interruption via Istanbul ”.
Adil Karaismailoğlu, Minister of Transport and Infrastructure, made examinations on the Ankara-Niğde Highway construction site and the highway line with a helicopter. Minister Karaismailoğlu was accompanied by Deputy Minister Enver İskurt and General Director of Highways Abdulkadir Uraloğlu. Karaismailoğlu stated that they attach great importance to the transportation infrastructure as the government and drew attention to the fact that the entire transportation infrastructure, from high-speed railways to airports, has changed greatly in 18 years.
To Be Opened One Year Before The Contract Date
Minister Karaismailoğlu stated that they will open the 105st Section of the Ankara-Niğde Highway, the 1-kilometer-long Ankara-Acıkuyu Junction, and the 57rd Section between the 3-kilometer Alayhan Junction and Gölcük Junction at the end of August, and said, “We have We have done its examination. " said.
Stating that the Ankara-Niğde Motorway was built with an investment of 1,2 billion Euros, Karaismailoğlu said, “With this 275-kilometer highway, 55 kilometers of which is a highway and 330 kilometers of an access road, Ankara; It will be connected to Mersin, Adana, Gaziantep and even Şanlıurfa by a continuous divided road. With the project, we will have completed 12 intersections, 3,5 viaducts approximately 5 kilometers long, 49 bridges and 75 overpasses ”.
Minister Karaismailoğlu visited the project main site and control center
Karaismailoğlu also visited the main construction site and control center after examining the project by air helicopter. Minister Karaismailoğlu, who examined the latest situation in the investment on site, said, “We have made the final aerial examination of our highway, which is ready for opening today. We examined the latest situation in our project on site, with our deputy minister and highways officials. We visited both our main site and control center. All our preparations for the opening in two sections at the end of August are complete ”.
Comfortable transportation to important tourism centers such as Cappadocia
It said the opening of the highway between Sanliurfa and Edirne provided the highlight of the continuous highway link will be Karaismailoğlu, "This highway will be connected with Turkey's east to the west. Edirne and Istanbul will be connected to Ankara and even Kırşehir Şanlıurfa by an uninterrupted highway. In addition, we will make transportation to important tourism centers such as Salt Lake and Cappadocia comfortable, ”he said.
Transport Network of International Importance Will Provide Service
Minister Karaismailoğlu said that with the opening of the Ankara-Niğde Motorway, they will put into service an internationally important transportation network that connects the Marmara, Black Sea Central Anatolia, Mediterranean and Southeastern Anatolia Regions. Motorway of Turkey and the east-west corridor, as well as the north south combinations important pointed out that Karaismailoğlu for the corridor, "On this occasion I would like to thank everyone who in coming to this point of this project," he finished with expressions.