Çanakkale 1915 Bridge will pass its new route: Minister of Transport Ahmet Arslan announced the route of the Çanakkale 195 Bridge.
The transition route of the Çanakkale Bosphorus Bridge and connecting roads was determined. The Minister of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications, Ahmet Arslan, explained the details of the project that will connect the North Aegean and Thrace region with the one, and facilitate transportation to Istanbul. Minister Ahmet Arslan January 2017'da 1915 bid for the tender of the Çanakkale Bridge will be collected, he said.
Minister of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications Ahmet Arslan, 1915 said that the Çanakkale Bridge will be built, operated and transferred. Bridge and connection roads to be constructed with total 9.843.000.000 TL investment cost include Silivri, Tekirdağ, Marmara Ereğlisi, Çorlu, Süleymaniye, Malkara, Çanakkale Gelibolu, Lapseki, Çan, Yenice, Balıkesir Balya and center.
1915 Çanakkale Bridge will be connected to Sütlüce and Suluca axis. Thus, after the Bosphorus bridges, the bridge will be connected by the Çanakkale Bridge and the Asian and European sides. With the bridge to be made on the European side of Kınalı and the Asian side of Balıkesir will be connected with the highway passing.
The highway, which will start with the Istanbul motorway and connect with the Çanakkale 1915 Bridge, reaches the Çanakkale peninsula via Tekirdağ and provides a bridge to Anatolia. The road going on the Anatolian side of Çanakkale will continue from the Çan route to Balıkesir city center and join the ongoing Izmir highway.
With the new bridge and highway projects, the European side will be transferred to the Anatolian side. In this way, transportation will be shorter and more comfortable in the northern Aegean region of Çanakkale and Balıkesir. The distance to the west of Central Anatolia, Izmir and the distance from Adana to Adana will be shortened.
In this context, the total length of the highway projects in 2013 was planned as 324,415 kilometers. The length of the 4023 meter, the middle clearance 2013 meter, which is the length of the Dardanelles strait anchors is reported to be 1000 meter. The life of the bridge was planned as 100 year.
The preliminary design / draft features of the suspension bridge, which will be located within the project between Gallipoli and Lapseki;
Çanakkale 1915 Bridge Strait Width: 3900 meter
Total Bridge Height: 3869 meter
Center clearance: 2023 meter
Edge openings: 2 x 800 meter (Anchors at sea)
Edge openings: 2 x 1000 meter (If anchors are on land)
Bridge Type: Steel Suspended
Gallipoli Approach Viaduct: 900 meters
Lapseki Approach Viaduct: 650 meters
Number of lanes: 2 × 3 Highway Lane
- Istanbul Province, Silivri District,
- Tekirdağ Province, Marmara Ereğlisi, Çorlu, Süleymanpaşa and Malkara District
- Çanakale Province, Gelibolu, Lâpseki, Çan, and Yenice District
- It passes through the boundaries of Balya and Central District of Balikesir Province.
The province of Çanakkale passes through Gelibolu and Lapseki districts.
- Total project length in Istanbul province: Km: 18 + 454
- Total project length in Tekirdağ province borders: Km: 105 + 942
- Total project length in Çanakkale province: Km: 170 + 419
- Total project length in Balıkesir province: Km: 29 + 600