22 decks were placed on the third bridge: Works continue rapidly on Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridge, the third bridge of Istanbul. Of the 59 steel decks where the vehicles will pass, 22 were placed.
The construction of Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridge, which was started to be built by IC İçtaş-Astaldi JV with the build-operate-transfer model on May 29, 2013, continues rapidly. 59 of the 22 steel decks of the bridge were placed in place. The installation of the steel decks is planned to be completed in January 2016, depending on the weather conditions. Of the 176 oblique suspension ropes produced in South Korea and Malaysia, 80 were pulled onto the bridge. The catwalk to be used to pull the main cable, which is the main carrier of the bridge, was established between two collars. It was stated that the main cable manufacturing abroad was completed. Completed the main cable is brought to Turkey and learned that placed in temporary storage. It was stated that 3 culverts, 102 underpasses and 6 overpass were completed within the scope of the North Marmara (including the 1rd Bosphorus Bridge) Motorway Project. Work continues rapidly on 31 viaducts, 20 underpasses, 29 overpasses and 35 culverts.
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It was stated that the drilling process in the Riva and Çamlık tunnels built within the scope of the project was completed and the infrastructure works are continuing. In some parts of the project passing through Kısırkaya and Çiftalan villages, it was seen that the road construction works were completed and the road was asphalted. On the other hand, works are continuing intensively at the big crossroad in Odayeri, which will connect the Northern Marmara Motorway with the third airport, which is still under construction. When the Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridge is finished with a width of 59 meters, it will be the widest bridge in the world. The length of the 10-lane bridge over the sea will be 408 meters.