Transport and Infrastructure Minister Adil Karaismailoğlu Adrianople to connect without interruption until Sanliurfa, with intelligent transport systems equipped with Turkey and the smartest way to serve as the Ankara-Nigde it will be opened by Recep Tayyip Erdogan Motorway Prime Minister Recep on September 4.
Karaismailoğlu stated that the travel time between Ankara-Niğde and the existing road, which takes 4 hours and 14 minutes, will decrease to 2 hours 22 minutes with the highway to be opened, “This project is a very important project both in economic and social terms. The highway will connect the cities on the route, and expand its trade and economy. In addition, thanks to this project, our citizens will not only save 885 million lira every year, but also save 127 million 551 thousand liters of fuel annually. With the investment, our country will contribute 1 billion 628 million lira each year. Thanks to our highway, our air will be cleaner, carbon emissions will decrease by 318 million 240 thousand kilograms annually ”.
Transport and Infrastructure Minister Adil Karaismailoğlu, Ankara-Nigde highway 105 kilometer Ankara-Acıku Intersection Between 1st segment with 57 kilometers Alayhan Junction - declaring the 3rd section between puddles Interchange will be opened on September 4, "Turkey's most intelligent "Our Ankara-Niğde Highway, which will have a road, will be opened by our President on September 4".
President Erdogan's leadership, to improve the country, economy and Karaismailoğlu said they were trying to grow the business, "the growth of Turkey's economy and trade, on the basis of the rise in the place it deserves in this country, we are moving, knowing that our transportation and communications infrastructure. With this awareness, we put into service Marmaray, Eurasia Tube Tunnel, High Speed Train lines, divided roads, Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridge, Osmangazi Bridge, Baki Tbilisi Kars Railway, Ordu Giresun Airport and many more. Emphasizing that the importance of transportation and communication infrastructure is increasing day by day in the globalizing world, Minister Karaismailoğlu said, "Now your presence in the world makes sense with what you know and how far you can reach."
Will Be The International Trade Highway
Karaismailoğlu Turkey's future for the country's east to west, not only with the high-speed train and air travel north to the south, saying that they connect with the highway, in this context Ankara-Nigde underlined that it has great significance Motorway.
Minister Karaismailoğlu stated that the 275 kilometer highway, 55 kilometers of the highway and 330 kilometers of the connection road, will connect Ankara to Mersin, Adana, Gaziantep, Hatay and even Şanlıurfa with a continuous divided road. Turkey will connect the east to the west, he said. Karaismailoğlu said, “We will put into service an internationally important transportation network that connects the Marmara, Black Sea, Central Anatolia, Mediterranean and Southeastern Anatolia Regions. More importantly, this highway will become an international trade highway that will connect the cities on its route and grow its trade and economy ”.
Safest And Most Intelligent Way to Turkey
Ankara-Nigde highway, Karaismailoğlu Minister stating there would be Turkey's most intelligent way, has announced that highway intelligent transportation systems installed with local and national infrastructure. Karaismailoğlu stated that thanks to the system, the highway can be managed from a single main control center and road safety will be at the highest level, and that the server systems will be backed up at two separate points, taking into account the importance of the operations to be managed from the Intelligent Transportation System control center, and the system software that enables the control of the operations is designed locally and nationally.
Stating that the central control software will also work in integration with the incident detection software, collect all the information in the system and compile the collected information with artificial intelligence and machine learning systems, Minister Karaismailoğlu said, “Our system is designed to warn both operators and drivers according to dangerous, accident and traffic situations on the highway. was designed. "We will ensure that operators can easily control systems in an artificial intelligence automation logic that minimizes human error among these multiple devices, cameras, images and alarms."
Within the scope of the system, Karaismailoğlu stated that 3 million meters of fiber optic cable infrastructure was installed on the highway as 1,3 backbones, 500 traffic sensors along the highway, as well as 9 methorological measurement stations, 208 incident detection cameras, 335 intelligent transportation field management units and 687 digital Reported media server setup. Ministers Karaismailoğlu within the system also will take place from declaring a disaster management center, "With this system, we have established Turkey's most secure and the most intelligent way," he said.
Annual Savings of 1 Billion 628 Million Lira
Noting that the Ankara-Niğde Highway is a strategic project in both economic and social terms and will provide significant savings, Minister Karaismailoğlu said that 36 million 220 thousand person / hour will be saved thanks to the motorway and that this time will be reflected in the country's economy as a contribution of 885 million lira every year. told. Indicating that 127 million 551 thousand liters of fuel will be saved annually thanks to the highway, Karaismailoğlu said, “With the investment, our country will contribute 1 billion 628 million TL each year. Thanks to our highway, our air will be cleaner, carbon emissions will decrease by 318 million 240 thousand kilograms annually ”.
The first 13 kilometers are free
Minister Karaismailoğlu reminded that the highway in question will be completed in June 2021 according to the contract, but that they will open the project almost one year before the promised date. Karaismailoğlu, emphasizing that the remaining 113 kilometers of the project will open the second section between the Acıkuyu Junction and Alayhan Junction in the last quarter of the year and put the entire highway into service, Karaismailoğlu stated that the first 2-kilometer section from Ankara will be free of charge since the opening of the Ankara-Niğde Highway.
Minister Karaismailoğlu said that starting from the ring road on the Ankara side of the highway, it will be free of charge until the Hacıbey Junction, Gölbaşı Junction and Haymana Junction.
22 million tons of asphalt poured
Noting that the Ankara-Niğde Motorway is also a huge project in terms of physics, Karaismailoğlu said, “With this project, 3 viaducts with a length of 566 meters, 5 bridges with a length of 2 meters, 368 overpasses of 49 meters, approximately 4 million m506 excavation and 75 million m131 filling. 3 million tons of asphalt was poured. On this occasion, I would like to thank the General Directorate of Highways family and the contractor company, who completed such a great project long before the promised date, and I hope that our Ankara-Niğde Highway will be auspicious for our country and nation ”.