The transition schedule on the bridge has become clear: Bay Crossing Bridge Project Manager Tekeshi Kawakamı made very special statements. Tekeshi Kawakamı stated that he was delayed due to the death of Japanese engineer Kishi Ryoichi, who committed suicide by blaming himself for the breaking of the rope known as the 'Catwalk', and stated that the bridge will be completed by the end of the year with the acceleration project to be made after Ramadan.
Kawakamı, who said that the acceleration project of the Bay Crossing Bridge, which is the most important part of the Gebze-Orhangazi-İzmir highway project, will compensate the lost time with the post-holiday acceleration project. “The Catwalk will be completed in August. In September, the bridge will be opened to traffic after the ropes of the bridge are pulled. " Expressing his pleasure to be working on this project in Turkey Kawakami, Turkish businessmen and shown them due to proximity of the people, he said he was very happy.
Körfez Bridge, Gebze-Orhangazi-İzmir motorway project continues to be constructed between Dilovası Dil Cape of İzmit Bay and Hersek Cape in Altınova, east of the Marmara Sea. When the bridge is completed, it will be the second longest bridge in the world. The middle span of the bridge to be built within the scope of the project is planned to be approximately 1.700 meters and a total length of approximately 3 kilometers.