Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Adil Karaismailoğlu opened the Çarkaz-Karaman section of the Bartın-Amasra-Kurucaşile-Cide Highway, to which President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan also participated via video conference. In line with the vision set forth under the leadership of President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan; Emphasizing that they have taken giant steps in the transportation of people, cargo and data, Minister Karaismailoğlu said, “One of the heavenly corners of the Western Black Sea; We redesigned the existing 90-kilometer road connecting Zonguldak and Bartın to Amasra, Kurucaşile and Cide, with a length of 75 kilometers. Today, we are putting the 11,8-kilometer section of the said road between Çakraz and Karaman into service at the divided road standard. In this way, the 37,6-kilometer section of the route was completed as a divided road, and the 4,5-kilometer Amasra Tunnel connection was completed in a single-road standard.
“Travel time shortened by 15 minutes”
Minister Karaismailoğlu pointed out that they made the roads in mountainous and difficult geographical conditions much wider, comfortable and safer with tunnels and viaducts, and gave the following information:
“11.8 km of our 5 km road was built as a double tube tunnel. In addition, we have completed 267 meters of viaducts, 320 double bridges of 6 meters and 4 junctions in addition to these. With this road project; We shortened the road route from 14.9 km to 11.8 km and shortened it by 3,1 km. We also shortened the travel time by 15 minutes. With the completion of the entire Bartın-Amasra-Kurucaşile-Cide Road, where we are continuing the construction of the divided road, the road distance will be shortened by 15 kilometers. The cost of the Çakraz-Karaman section of our Bartın-Amasra-Kurucaşile-Cide Road project, which we have just opened, is 1 billion 455 million liras.”
“Turkey will continue its investments in the field of transportation and communication with all its strength”
Minister Karaismailoğlu, who stated that, "We will implement our projects that make the distances close for our industrialists, exporters, farmers and tourism professionals one after the other," concluded his speech by stating that Turkey will continue its investments in the field of transportation and communication with all its strength.
President Erdoğan: “We attach great importance to transportation in our 2053 and 2071 visions”
Emphasizing that transportation projects are very important for Turkey's goals, President Erdoğan said, “Congratulations to our provinces with the opening of the Carkaz-Karaman section of our Bartın-Amasra Kurucaşile-Cide Road. We are a state with big goals and dreams for the future. We want to enter the year 100, the 2023th anniversary of our Republic, stronger and more prosperous in all respects. Under the guidance of our 2023 goals, we are establishing the infrastructure for our 2053 and 2071 visions. We attach great importance to transportation in our 2053 and 2071 visions. While putting the projects into practice, we not only use the scalpel for today's problems, but we also think about the future of our country."
Minister Karaismailoğlu visited the Bartın city museum as part of the Bartın program. After visiting the city museum, he spent some time with the tradesmen. sohbet After that, Karaismailoğlu made inspections at Bartın Çelikler Construction Site and received a briefing. Karaismailoğlu, who opened the Bartın-Amasra-Kurucaşile-Cide Road, visited the Kurucaşile Municipality after the ceremony. Karaismailoğlu, who also examined the Tekkeönü wooden boat and yacht Industry site, met with the party members under the chairmanship of the AK Party Cide district.