The Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Adil Karaismailoğlu, who opened the 11-kilometer section of the Edirne-Kırklareli Road, said that they came from a strong tradition that courageously implemented innovative and giant projects, and that they have made significant strides in investments under the leadership of President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan. The changing balance of the world economy in Turkey offer great opportunities that our region and our country's preparations for a location where noted that when completed as desired logistics make superpower.
Stating that they invested 2003 billion 2020 million liras in the Thrace region covering Çanakkale, Edirne, Istanbul, Kırklareli and Tekirdağ between 85 and 772, Minister Karaismailoğlu will reduce the duration of the 11 km section opened by Edirne-Kırklareli Road from 15 minutes to 5.5 minutes, and He added that with the arrangements, all risks regarding life and property safety will be eliminated. Karaismailoğlu heralded that 47.5 kilometers of the road will be put into service in 2021.
The Goal is to Access an Advanced Transport and Infrastructure Network that Suits the Spirit of the Republic
Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Adil Karaismailoğlu attended the opening ceremony of 11 kilometers of Edirne-Kırklareli Road. Stating that they come from a strong tradition that bravely implemented innovative and giant projects as the Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure, Minister Karaismailoğlu said that, in the last 18 years, under the leadership of President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, they have made significant strides in investments in all communication and communication sectors, along with land, air, rail and seaways. .
In the Republic's 100th year target of Turkey to the holistic development goals, the Minister said that access to the developed transport and infrastructure network worthy of the Republican spirit Karaismailoğlu, "I hope our young people as they embark on the children of our Republic's second hundred years, wade them all in order to provide better they will see that we are working and take pride in their country. We believe that we will always carry these beautiful steps we take with our hearts full of love of homeland forward and make us proud, and we will watch their successes together, with our eyes wandering, chest rising. ''
Changing Macroeconomics, Turkey Delivers Great Deals
The changing world economy minister Karaismailoğlu Noting that offer great deals to Turkey of balance, "Our country's position that the north-south and to the east-west axis, we have completed quickly we desire our preparations for us, our region will make a logistics super power. Our exports will increase, the increased export will trigger production, our economy will grow even more, bring more prosperity to our lives and add wealth to our wealth. Therefore, today we are in Kırklareli, another day in Siirt, Amasya, Çanakkale, Erzurum, Mersin and Muğla. We are putting our bridges, airports, roads, ports and many mega projects envied by the world with great excitement. Because we know that every step we take and every brick we put has a goal and meaning for the future of our country. ''
“The Transformative Power of Projects Adds Excitement And Power To Our Work”
Noting that witnessing the transformative effects of the projects in the lives of the citizens gives them excitement and strength, Minister Karaismailoğlu emphasized that the projects have turned their location into a center of attraction for investments and that they have new business, employment, product, service and cultural effects. Minister Karaismailoğlu stated that these investments returned as an increase in wealth, prosperity and quality of life.
“Kırklareli is always among our priorities as one of the favorite cities of our country with its history, nature and culture. Between 2003 and 2020, we have carried out road improvement and construction work in Kırklareli for almost 430 kilometers. In the same period, we renewed nearly 420 kilometers of railway lines. Today, Kırklareli has more than 300 thousand fast internet subscribers. The Thrace Region, which includes Çanakkale, Edirne, Istanbul, Kırklareli and Tekirdağ, is strategically important for international roads connecting Europe and Asia. Because of this privileged position, we approach our Thrace region with a different sensitivity in terms of road infrastructure, port management, airline and railway connections. ”
Ecofriendly Halkalı-Kapikule High Speed Train Project, Accidents And Air Pollution Will Be Reduced
Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Adil Karaismailoğlu's words Halkalı-Keeping informed about the Kapikule High Speed Train Project. Minister Karaismailoğlu said the following about the project: “Between 2003-2020, we invested 85 billion 772 million liras in our Thrace region, which covers Çanakkale, Edirne, Istanbul, Kırklareli and Tekirdağ. As the Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure, between Istanbul and Edirne, which is still under construction, Halkalı-Kapıkule High Speed Train Project is one of our most important projects. The Project; 55 kilometers are within the borders of Edirne, 62 kilometers are within Kırklareli, 68 kilometers are in Istanbul, and 44 kilometers are within the boundaries of Tekirdağ. The line of 229 kilometers, suitable for the speed of 200 kilometers per hour, will be able to carry double lines, electric, load and passenger.
Halkalı- The passenger travel time between Kapıkule (Edirne) will decrease from 4 hours to 1 hour 20 minutes, and the load bearing time will decrease from 6 hours 30 minutes to 2 hours 20 minutes. With our project, which we continue to be sensitive to the environment, the intensity of land transportation in the region will decrease, thus the railway transportation will increase, so accidents and air pollution will decrease. With the project, the export possibilities of the industrial products produced in the region will increase and the logistics costs that will occur during the transportation of the necessary raw materials to the manufacturing industry will decrease. When this project is completed, the part of the Silk Railway route passing through our country will be one of the most important links that make up the European connection. "
11 Million Turkish Lira Time Savings with 13 Kilometers Cut
Expressing his happiness for opening the Edirne-Kırklareli Road together, Minister Karaismailoğlu underlined that the total 47.5 km Edirne-Kırklareli Road, which is one of the important road investments for the cities of Kırklareli and Edirne, is an important part of the D-20 axis of the East-West corridor. he drew.
Expressing the details of the sections where the opening of Edirne-Kırklareli Road was opened, Minister Karaismailoğlu said, “The 2-km section of this road was completed and put into service on the route renewed in 2 × 8 lane hot mix coated split road standard. The section of Edirne-Kırklareli Road that we opened today; Between the 9th and 20th kilometers of the project, the variants of Inece Town and Urunli Village are 6 kilometers along the Inece Creek Bridge, Dolapdere Bridge, Bostanli Overpass Bridge, along with 11 level intersections. While the transportation time in this section was reduced from 15 minutes to 5.5 minutes, all the risks regarding life and property safety were eliminated with the arrangements made.
The financial value of the annual time savings of 11 kilometers is 13 million liras. An annual saving of 2 million lira will be achieved in fuel consumption. With the project, the 3-kilometer road, with an average daily traffic of 650 thousand 12, will be shortened by 1 km. In this way, 874 tons of carbon emission reduction will be achieved. Thanks to our new road, Thrace will also have a cleaner air. In short, with this road project, the travel between our Edirne-Kırklareli cities will be faster, more comfortable, economical and environmentally conscious. ”
Minister Karaismailoğlu also added that the entire 47.5-kilometer Edirne-Kırklareli State Road will have a greater contribution to economic life and employment when it is put into service in 2021.
18 Billion Liras Investment in Transportation Modes in the Last 880 Years
Expressing that a total of 18 billion lira has been invested in transportation and communication modes in the last 880.2 years, Minister Karaismailoğlu noted that these investments have brought liveliness to places where they pass, just like rivers and increased trade, production and employment. Karaismailoğlu, who said that a country could be a modern country when developing with every city, district, town and village while developing, said that their only desire was to continue their development moves and leave a bigger and stronger country for future generations.
The Minister of Transport and Infrastructure, Mr. Adil Karaismailoğlu, took the first ride of the road by passing the steering wheel seat of the vehicle on the Edirne-Kırklareli Highway, which was opened. Kırklareli Governor Osman Bilgin was accompanied by Minister Karaismailoğlu.