The 3rd International Highways, Bridges and Tunnels Specialization Fair, organized under the leadership of the Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure, with the technical support of the General Directorate of Infrastructure Investments, the General Directorate of Highways and the International Roads Federation, opened at the Istanbul Congress Center.
The opening of the fair attended by a large number of domestic and foreign companies, General Manager Abdulkadir URALOGLU made. Completed and continuing all the mega-projects, stating that road in terms of showing the current position of the transport sector is extremely important URALOĞL of fairs and other promotional organizations, major projects and we have gained in the international arena with our investment has stressed the importance with respect to its rightful prestige.
URALOĞLU stated that 2002 thousand 20 km was completed with the split road initiative initiated at the end of 168, 570 km long 8.544 bridges and 460 km long 357 tunnels are open to traffic. we do art work. ” said.
Stating that the public-private partnership projects started in the 2000s are important milestones, URALOĞLU said, “Our institution, which directs its works with the awareness that the successes will surely survive with new successes, makes an intense effort and work to serve many more projects that our country and nation will be proud of. " said.
At the fair, all the persons and organizations operating in the sector needed, new technology and produced with superior ability, machinery available, URALOĞL explaining that equipment and installations vision and inspection facilities offered, the domestic and the participating industry representatives outside will make presentations on their areas of specialization and important projects to participate in the program reported that the workshops.
Wishing success to the companies that will take place in the lodge of local and foreign participants and contractors who will share their knowledge with their presentations, URALOĞLU said, “To our President Recep Tayyip ERDOĞAN, who is the architect of the investments that led us to our country, and who always gave us the courage to make us better with his will and determination. I would like to thank Mehmet Cahit TURHAN for his support and guiding attitude to the valuable members of our government. ” He ended his speech by saying.
The most comprehensive presentation of mega projects such as the Great Istanbul Tunnel and the 1915 Çanakkale Bridge will also be made; Joe Toole, former US President Barack Obama's Advisor to Transport Services and former Federal Transport Department President, Washington DC, Vice President of the International Federation of Roads, as well as United Arab Emirates, India, Nigeria, Sudan, Thailand, Guinea, Malaysia and the fair, where top officials from Iraq will exchange information on new projects in their country, until the 6th of October 2018.