President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan attended the Ankara-Niğde Highway Opening Ceremony. Nigde Ankara-Haymana Highway Tolls Speaking at the ceremony held at the position of President Erdogan, the highway and the nation wished to be beneficial to Turkey.
President Erdoğan stated that the road, which was introduced to the country with the build-operate-transfer model and has a total length of 330 kilometers, put into service the first and third sections of the road today and stated that the second section of the road will be opened to traffic before the end of the year.
"TRAFFIC FLOW WILL BE PROVIDED IN A FAST, COMFORTABLE, SAFE WAY WITH THIS PROJECT IN SERVICE"
Stating that this route connecting the Marmara-Black Sea and the Mediterranean regions is also an important part of the Europe-Caucasus-Asia transit corridor, President Erdoğan stated that a vehicle that started to use the motorway from Edirne could go to Şanlıurfa without ever entering the city. did. Stating that it is possible to travel from Istanbul to İzmir and Aydın by using the motorway, President Erdoğan stated that this route will reach Denizli and then Antalya with the completion of the section made in the previous months.
Expressing that with the completion of the highway and Çanakkale Bridge that encircle the Marmara Sea, the transportation problem of the regions with the most intense human and vehicle traffic in the country will be completely solved, President Erdoğan said that the Ankara-Niğde Highway is one of the most critical parts of this great network.
Expressing that this project, which has been put into service, will see many economic benefits as well as providing the traffic flow in a fast, comfortable and safe way, President Erdoğan said: “On the current road, a driver who can cover 317 kilometers in four hours and 14 minutes travels 275 kilometers for two hours. It will be able to reach the same point in 22 minutes. According to calculations, thanks to this highway, our country will earn a total of 885 billion 743 million lira, 1 million lira from time to time and 628 million lira from fuel oil. Increasing the safety of life and property with the reduction of accidents is another important benefit. Easier access to important tourism centers such as Salt Lake, Derinkuyu, Göreme, and Cappadocia will contribute to our country in this field as well. With 6,5 million plants and 1,1 million square meters of germination to be planted along the route, the face of this region, which is dominated by the steppe climate, will also change. I hope we have to do these intense afforestation and germination. "
"TRANSPORTATION IS ONE OF THE BASIC INFRASTRUCTURES OF DEVELOPMENT AND DEVELOPMENT"
Stating that the design of a smart road through the fiber communication network, sensors, cameras, data and control center constitutes another feature of the Ankara-Niğde Highway, President Erdoğan said, “Many operations that were carried out completely with human power in the past were carried out by the smart transportation system. will be carried out. "We built the road of the future with this project, with many features from traffic density to icing, from the need for maintenance and repair to the infrastructure that will allow the use of smart vehicles in the future."
Expressing that the highway is a very profitable investment for the state, when the investment amount, operating time and warranty wages are compared, President Erdoğan congratulated all the institutions, contractors, engineers and workers who contributed to bringing the highway to the country.
Pointing out that transportation is one of the basic infrastructures of development and development, President Erdoğan said, “In a country where human and freight transportation cannot be carried out safely, quickly and economically, it is not possible to achieve development or to spread it across the country. For this reason, we set out to make every inch of our country accessible from the east to the west, from the northernmost to the south, with the understanding that "the place you have not gone, cannot go is not yours".
"WE ARE STARTING A BRAND NEW ERA IN FRONT OF OUR COUNTRY WITH OUR GIANT PORTS IN CONSTRUCTION ALSO BY THE SEA"
Stating that they have almost passed an era in the country especially in road, air and rail transportation, President Erdoğan said, "We are starting a brand new era in front of our country with our giant ports under construction on the sea route."
Stating that with today's opening, the new highway distance they have brought to the country in the last 18 years has reached 581 kilometers, President Erdoğan stated that the total highway length of the country reached 714 kilometers with the 3-kilometer highway they previously took over. Expressing that they have produced a much brighter photograph on the divided roads, President Erdoğan said: “When we took office, we took our divided road length with 295 thousand 6 kilometers. In other words, 100 thousand 79 kilometers in 6 years. We added 100 thousand 21 kilometers to this. We increased it to a total of 400 thousand 27 kilometers. From where to where? The total road network of our country is 500 thousand 68 kilometers. With the 429-kilometer-long 18 bridges we have built in the last 361 years, we have ensured a healthier and more economical transportation. Likewise, by putting 3 tunnels with a length of 261 kilometers into service in this period, we ensured the fast and safe operation of transportation in difficult geographies. Even the projects we have opened and are continuing to build during the last coronavirus epidemic period are sufficient to show the services we have provided in the field of transportation to our country. In the last six months, we saw the Northern Marmara Highway between Kınalı and Çatalca on 483 March, Trabzon city crossing on Kanuni Boulevard on 315 April, Çanakkale Bridge towers on 9 May, Başakşehir Çam and Sakura Hospital connection roads on 22 May, Botan brook on 16 July. We put the Amasya ring road into service on 20 July. No stopping, keep going. The coronavirus does not prevent it, we will continue. "
"OUR BUSINESS IS POLITICS OF WORK"
In the rest of his speech, President Erdoğan reminded that the construction of the Cudi Mountain tunnels, which the terrorist organization did not stop to prevent it, was completed, and that they also finished the Ilısu Dam, which was trying to prevent the construction of the terrorist organization.
Providing information about the work carried out in the last two years, President Erdoğan, in 2018, opened the Ovit Tunnel, Gümüşhane Ring Road, Trabzon Kaşüstü Junction underpass, Ordu Ring Road, İstanbul-İzmir Highway, Derevenk Viaduct in 2019. nü explained that they opened the Mimar Sinan Organized Industrial Zone interchange and connection roads, Kayseri Boğazköprü and connection road, Konya Ring Road, Çorlu Ring Road, Menemen-Aliağa-Çandarlı highway. Underlining that they also follow new projects closely, President Erdoğan said, “We were there personally at every stage of the 1915 Çanakkale Bridge. Our goal is to open this bridge to service on March 2022, 18 ”.
Stating that they are continuing some projects initiated by some municipalities but left their minds through the Ministries, President Erdoğan continued his words as follows: “One of them is the bridge right next to the Seyhan Dam, which I believe will be a symbol of Adana. Our Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure will complete the remaining parts of this bridge, whose physical realization is at the level of 47 percent, at a cost of 530 million TL. In addition, the intersections at the bridge entrances and exits will also be built by our Ministry. We determined the name of this work, whose construction started with the name of 'State Garden Bridge', as July 15 Martyrs Bridge upon the request of Mr. Bahçeli and hopefully we will finish it in this way. As you can see, no stopping, keep going. We continue to work with this understanding. As we always say, our politics is service politics, our job is work politics, our job is the politics of leaving a pleasant word in the sky. "
"We BOTH TURKEY IN ALL AREAS OF BOTH POLITICAL AND ECONOMIC uplift we STRENGTHEN"
President Erdogan, Istanbul Metropolitan Mayor is now in the service of every moment since the day it was selected, after the success in Istanbul also stated that the nation's their country's administration conferred couple said: "The Prime Minister and I take responsibility as President of Turkey for 18 years, we both uplift in all areas of both political and economically strengthened. Today, if the head of a steep Turkey in every field that we owe our success in 18 years. There is a saying of the ancients, 'You need to say it is a mouthful. Turkey, in particular the last seven years, exposed to all these inner and outer storm unharmed emergence even more important regional and global power case is due to come to the level that we bring to our country and democracy in the economy. We took a break in Turkey's political yoke around his neck. economic shackles are attached to the leg of the turkey pieces were tossed aside. Turkey fears the future of the area under mortgage now we chew. We have built a country that is self-confident, believes in itself and uses its potential and power in line with its own goals, interests and plans. We've built a Turkey. No one's finger wagging will not talk, will not attempt to notify anyone's had, nobody could not have established a reckless operations over Turkey. "
Turkey's defense industry in the self-sufficiency as a country increases every year one to provide security without gratitude to striking come to a position of President Erdogan, "Today in the eastern Mediterranean, if the southern border of our and many more in the weight of the turkey this very significant feeling Behind is the political, economic and military power we have. "The natural gas reserves we discovered in the Black Sea and our ongoing works are rich enough to promote our country to the first league in the field of energy."
"WE HAVE AN INFRASTRUCTURE FOLLOWED BY DEVELOPED COUNTRIES IN ALL SERVICE AREAS, INCLUDING GIPTAY"
Emphasizing that a state that is politically deemed to be in the "non-existent state" has risen to the level of a country that has a critical role in all equations, President Erdoğan said: “We have become the country of many international platforms that is sought, followed and positioned according to its words and attitude. We have come to a place where we continue to walk towards our 2023 goals by enduring dozens of attacks on behalf of a weak structure that was destroyed economically by three-penny traps. We have an infrastructure that even developed countries follow with envy in all service areas from education to health, from transportation to energy. During the epidemic period, while the health systems of many countries collapsed with all its elements, we provided our citizens the best service free of charge. By supporting all segments of the society from employers to employees, from craftsmen to strange people, we ensured that economic and social balances remain strong. In short, we take our place in the hearts of our nation, not with dry words, controversy, lies, slander, empty shows; the services we provided, the works we built, the results we achieved. I hope we will continue on this path with the same understanding. "