Maintenance of Bosphorus bridges after Marmaray: Minister of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications Yıldırım stated that the maintenance of Bosphorus and Fatih Sultan Mehmet bridges will be done on the most appropriate date after Marmaray is opened.
Binali Yıldırım, Minister of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications, answered the questions of the AA correspondent regarding the maintenance of the Bosphorus bridges.
Bosphorus and Fatih Sultan Mehmet (FSM) bridges maintenance, Marmaray after opening, indicating that the most appropriate date will be started to specify Yildirim, Istanbulluların not to be victimized as much as possible, the traffic intensity at night, said that will be done less. Yildirim said that after the schools were closed in the direction of planning, maintenance activities could be started.
Bosphorus Bridge will not be closed
On the other hand, the Ministry of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications, on the website of a newspaper today, the Bosphorus and Fatih Sultan Mehmet bridges 540 bridges due to a major repair will be closed in writing written notice about the news.
Bosphorus and Fatih Sultan Mehmet bridges for the routine maintenance and repair of the auction announcement is made in the statement reminded that the maintenance of the calendar is not clear yet. In the statement highlighting that the definite calendar for maintenance and repair works will be determined after the tender, the following are recorded:
“Heavy maintenance on Fatih Sultan Mehmet Bridge was done in 2012. Although the works to be done for the Fatih Sultan Mehmet Bridge are minor routine maintenance, there is no work that will disrupt the traffic flow.
Maintenance works to be carried out on the Bosphorus Bridge are planned to be carried out at a time when schools are closed and traffic flow is not heavy. The claims that the bridge will be completely closed during the maintenance and repair works on the Bosphorus Bridge do not reflect the truth. During maintenance and repair works, the bridge will be open to traffic in a controlled manner.
In the tender specifications, the 540 Calendar day is determined in order to ensure that the activities are carried out in a manner that does not interfere with the traffic and that the traffic density is low.
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