3rd bridge to Istanbul Strait tender: The Northern Marmara Motorway tender, which includes the construction of the 3rd bridge to the Bosphorus, will be held today. Indigenous many foreign companies, including Japanese giant for the tender, which showed interest in Mitsubishi, Italian Astaldi, Moskovskiy Russia Metrostroy from Turkey Varyap'ın, Yuksel Construction, Kolin Construction, Nurol Construction, STFA, such as takes place in the giant firms which 18 companies received the specifications.
According to the information received by the AA correspondent, half of the 18 firms that received documents for the tender to be held at the General Directorate of Highways tomorrow were foreign firms. These include Mitsubishi from Japan, IHI, Obayashi, Itochu Corporation, Moskovskiy Metrostroy from Russia, NPO Mostovik, FCC Construction from Spain, Stradag AG in Austria, and Astaldi from Italy.
The Northern Marmara Motorway Project, which also includes the 3rd Bosphorus Bridge of the Ministry of Transport, General Directorate of Highways, was first announced on March 8, 2011 and it was announced that it will be tendered with the Build-Operate-Transfer Model on August 23, 2011. The tender date was postponed until January 3, 10, when companies that bought specifications for the Northern Marmara Motorway Project tender, which included the construction of the third bridge to the Bosphorus, were postponed.
In the past days, the General Directorate of Highways made a significant change in the expropriation value related to the project, which the investor will bear. In the expropriation processes that will be brought to the agenda within the scope of the project, investor obligation was raised to 950 million liras first, then 700 million liras. Accordingly, the state will take over if the 400 million lira is exceeded in the Izmit Gulf Crossing Project and will undertake additional expropriation costs.
Minister of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications, Binali Yıldırım, announced that the tender for the Northern Marmara Motorway Project was not delayed, but will be held on 10 January.
Istanbul will be held Strait 3 will connect Adapazari Tekirdağ bridge over 414 kilometers long and 5 billion dollars in North Marmara Motorway Project, 421-kilometer Istanbul-Izmir Motorway after Project, Turkey's second largest Build-Operate-Transfer project position.
The companies that received the tender document are as follows:
1 MAPA INS.A.Ş. TURKEY
2 CENGİZ CONSTRUCTION OF TURKEY
3 PARK HOLDING IN TURKEY
4 the BOX CONSTRUCTION OF TURKEY
5 STFA Construction TURKEY
6 Yuksel Construction TURKEY
7 MITSUBISHI JAPAN
8 IHI JAPAN
9 MOSKOVSKIY METROSTROY RUSSIA
10 STRADAG AG AUSTRIA
11 FCC CONSTRUCTION Inc. SPAIN
12 OOO NPO MOSTOVIK RUSSIA
13 OBAYASHI JAPAN
14 ASTALDI ITALY
15 VARYAP TURKEY
16 ITOCHU CORPORATION JAPAN
17 Nurol Construction TURKEY
18 GÜLSEN CONSTRUCTION OF TURKEY
Source : http://www.stargazete.com