International Award Success in Giant Projects; Transport and Infrastructure Minister Cahit Turhan, shown as one of the world's most successful engineering projects from the design stage with the Eurasia Tunnel of many firsts so far, and Turkey's landmarks from one become Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridge, the International Road Federation (IRF) that takes the prize She reported.
Minister Turhan said that the International Road Federation, which was established to promote and support the development of road networks around the world, announces the Başarı Global Achievement Awards her organized every year in addition to the excellent and innovative projects that enable the development of infrastructure technologies, as well as successful names working in this field.
Turhan said that the federation, which cooperates with all parties interested in road policies worldwide and encourages the development of road networks, annually awards innovative projects in the road industry leading to the social and economic development of the world and exemplary people. for more than one project.
Rewards promotion tool
Emphasizing that these awards are an important tool for the recognition of technological innovations and developments in road construction all over the world, Turhan said:
"The world's most successful engineering project of the Eurasia Tunnel with until today, from the design stage we have many firsts and in a short time become one of Turkey's landmarks Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridge, received the award from the International Road Federation. The Eurasia Tunnel, which is considered a great success not only with its technical features but also with its multi-layered and sound financing structure, was awarded the Global Achievement Award in the field of 'Project Finance and Economy' by the Federation. ”
Turhan stated that the award winners were recognized worldwide by publishing in the World Highway magazine and printing the project summary in the IRF GRAA Winning Projects Book.
Turhan, the conference held in this context, road safety, toll collection systems, smart transportation, traffic management, made presentations on many issues, he added.
“We are pleased with the international grand prize”
Turkey's giant projects Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridge with the Eurasia Tunnel Turhan said they were happy because of the large international award win, all awards addition to providing the sensed an infinite honor, said Turkish engineers that give you the power to create new projects.
Minister Turhan stated that Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridge, which is one of the few bridges in the world with its aesthetic and technical features, is called kö the bridge of firsts, and this definition is strengthened with the awards given.
Turhan said that Yavuz Sultan Selim, the third bridge of the Bosphorus, is one of the longest span suspension bridges carrying the railway system on the main span of 1408 meters. 'be reminded that it carries world records.
Turhan, "admired all over the world Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridge, the suspension bridge in Turkey again placed the forefront of international landmark." He said.
Eurasia Tunnel is one of the pioneers in Turkey of the public and private sector cooperation model project xnumx'nc award Turhan that the information received from the International Road Federation, the tunnel environment and added that social life, the contribution of the so registered.