Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Cahit Turhan, Izmir-Aydin Motorway and the continuation of the `` from Izmir to Antalya to provide uninterrupted transportation of the second stage of the 154 kilometer length of the Aydın-Denizli Motorway tender was approved of the result reported.
Minister Turhan, in his statement, stated that they have taken a big step towards bringing Aydın-Denizli Motorway into the country as of today.
A tender was held on 154 March with the Build-Operate-Transfer (BOT) model for the Aydın-Denizli Motorway, which is the second stage of the 26-kilometer long highway of İzmir-Aydın Motorway, which is open to service and will provide uninterrupted transportation from Izmir to Antalya. Turhan reminded that the process has started for the realization of the motorway in question.
5,3 billion pounds investment in the tender Powerchina International Group, Powerchina Road Bridge Group and the Original Construction Joint Venture 17 year 9 month 18 days evaluated as the most appropriate offer Turhan, the highway construction period is planned as 3 said.
140 kilometers of the main body of the said highway, 14 kilometers of connecting roads will be the total length of the 154 kilometer voicing Turhan, 19 bridge junction within the highway, 33 bridge, 19 viaduct and 5 service facility will be reported.
“The two tourism cities will be connected to each other with highway comfort and safety”
Turhan stated that with the completion of the Aydın-Denizli Motorway and Denizli-Burdur and Burdur-Antalya highways, which will be tendered in the next stages, the existing 580 kilometers of state road between İzmir and Antalya will decrease to 6-7 hours with 440 kilometers of highway. In this way, the two tourism cities will be connected to each other with highway comfort and safety. ” he spoke.
Turhan continued by saying that the Aydın-Denizli Motorway started from the existing Aydın Ring Road motorway junction and reached Yenipazar via Dalaman and then to the south of Kuyucak district.
“The highway that continues from the south of Sarayköy ends in Denizli. Aydın-Denizli Motorway Project will facilitate transportation to important tourism centers such as Pamukkale and Ancient City of Ephesus, in addition to connecting Aydın and Denizli city centers. In this way, safe and comfortable road transportation will be provided to the tourism, agriculture and trade regions in the Aegean Region. ”
Turhan wished the Aydın-Denizli Motorway to be auspicious to the country, especially the citizens living in these cities, and wished success to the companies that got the job.