Dardanelles Strait, '1915' to be crossed: Osmangazi'nin then came to the bridge to the Dardanelles Strait. Canakkale 1915 to complement Marmara Motorway Ring will be the longest suspension bridge in the world with 2023 meter middle span
President Tayyip Erdogan, Osmangazi Bridge in the opening, "next to the Çanakkale 1915 Bridge" in the direction of curiosity was the subject of curiosity. With the Osmangazi Bridge, the first leg of the Marmara Motorway Ring, which will reduce traffic congestion in Istanbul and the Marmara Region, has been completed. The investment that will unite the ring will be the Çanakkale Bridge. Marmara Motorway Ring, Istanbul İzmir Motorway, where Osmangazi Bridge is located, 3. The bridge will take place with the realization of the North Marmara Motorway and Kınalı-Tekirdağ Çanakkale-Balıkesir Motorway projects. The Ring project will be completed with a bridge to the Dardanelles.
HEAVY TRAFFIC RING SOLUTION
Turkey's busiest freight and passenger transport in the main highway corridors, is located in Istanbul and the Marmara Region. The region is therefore experiencing serious traffic jams. With the project, vehicles to land in the south and the Aegean will be transported over Çanakkale without entering Istanbul. Thus, time, vehicle operating costs and traffic accident costs will be reduced. The Ministry of Transport estimates that the annual benefit of the project will be TL 2.5 million.
LOCK POINT OF MARMARA RING
The two pillars of the Marmara Motorway Ring are under construction of the Istanbul-Izmir and Northern Marmara motorways. The third leg of the project will be Kınalı-Tekirdağ Çanakkale-Balıkesir Motorway. The 352 kilometer-long road will also cover the Dardanelles Bridge. The approval of the High Planning Council is expected for the project to be implemented with a build-operate-transfer model.
LONG SUSPENSION BRIDGE
The Çanakkale Bridge will cross the Dardanelles through a middle span of 2 thousand 23 meters. The project was planned as a suspension bridge with a total length of 3 meters. Çanakkale Bridge will be the longest suspension bridge in the world, with a middle span of 623 thousand 2 meters. The distance between the bridge legs will be 23 thousand 2 meters. There will be 23 × 2 vehicle lanes on the bridge. The bridge is planned to open in 3, the 100th anniversary of the Republic.
Sarıçay-Kilitbahir route was first determined for Çanakkale Bridge. This region has been changed to worry that it will damage the historic Gallipoli Peninsula. Sütlüce Village, 7.5 kilometer south of Gelibolu District and Sekerkaya locality, 2.5 kilometer south of Lapseki District were determined