There are 340 meters left to the junction of the two sides on the Bay Crossing Bridge. Nearly 750 workers, mostly Turkish workers, coming from different countries of the world, work day and night at an altitude of 340 meters to connect the two sides of the Gulf Crossing Bridge and to complete the last 252 meters.
In the construction of the İzmit Bay Bridge, which is the most important crossing point of the Gebze-Orhangazi-İzmir highway project, which will reduce the distance between Istanbul and Izmir to 3.5 hours, the assembly of the last 14 decks that will connect the two sides of the Gulf will be completed within 10 days. Days before the two sides come together, an army of workers reminiscent of the United Nations community continues to work fearlessly at an altitude of 252 meters. 750 people, mostly Turkish, including workers from Italy, Denmark, Germany, Korea and Japan, continue their work to complete the 1.1 billion dollar project.
The construction of the Bay Bridge, which is one of the most important transit routes of the highway, which will greatly ease the traffic on TEM, D-100 and E-130 highways between Istanbul and Izmir, continues at full speed. In order to unite the two sides, the province asphalt started to be laid on the Gulf Crossing Bridge, where the last 2-deck assembly remains. Asphalt works, which are started to be laid on the deck in Altinova Herzegovina section, are also continuing.
IN TOTAL 4 THOUSAND 500 PERSON THOUSAND 500 WORK MACHINE WORKED
The works, which continue without saying day and night, will be completed in June 2016 and will be connected to the Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridge built in Istanbul by highway. Once all the highway connections of the Körfez Project are completed, it will be the longest road ever completed with a length of 427 kilometers. Within the scope of the works that have been going on for 3 years, a total of 4 thousand 500 employees and about 500 construction machines have worked.
THE WORLD'S 4. THE BIGGEST ONE
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THE LAST 340 METER STAYED TO COMBINE TWO BUYERS
Coskun Kurtuluş, Conductor of the Suspension Bridge, gave information about the Gebze-Orhangazi-İzmir Motorway project which will reduce the Gulf crossing between 3.5 and 60 minutes to 6 hours between İzmir and İstanbul. The final 3 deck mount is assembled to connect the two collar. This means about 14 meters. We plan to mount the removal of these decks in the next week 340 days. In addition, an intensive resource activity continues. We plan to open to traffic as of the end of May to the beginning of June Ön.
WORLD'S MANY COUNTRIES NEAR 750
Caliskan said that the work on the bridge is running fast, kan We currently have employees close to 750. Turkish workers and engineers as well as the Japanese, as well as many different countries of the world from Germany, Denmark, Italy have employees from many different countries, mü he said.