Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Adil Karaismailoğlu and General Manager of Highways Abdulkadir Uraloğlu visited Kahramanmaraş for a series of investigations and contacts.
Our Minister Karaismailoğlu, who participated in the UNESCO Creative Cities Application Launch held in the Historical Maraş Castle within the scope of the visit, said, "I would like to express my satisfaction for participating in such a beautiful event in this beautiful city we came to examine our transportation and infrastructure investments in Kahramanmaraş." said.
Continuing his contacts in the city after the program, the Minister spoke about the ongoing transportation and infrastructure works in Kahramanmaraş. Description of "Strong Infrastructure, Strong Turkey" National Transportation prepared by the approach and Infrastructure Policy in line with the world's Underlining have dug all the way to Turkey Karaismailoğlu, said: "The country of divided highway in length overall we increased about 5-fold increase of 6 thousand 100 kilometers to 27 thousand 700 kilometers on . To date, we have spent close to 8 billion 550 million lira for transportation and communication investments in Kahramanmaraş. In 2003, our city had 71 kilometers of divided roads. In the last eighteen years, we have increased our divided road length 5 times, to 340 kilometers. Thanks to this, safe, fast and comfortable travel from our city to Adana, Gaziantep, Osmaniye, Adıyaman and Malatya through divided roads was possible. "
Karaismailoğlu emphasized that they pierced the mountains that are said to be impermeable to tunnels in Kahramanmaraş and said, “We built 11 double-tube tunnels. We put 36 bridges into service. We are building another 10 kilometers in Kahramanmaraş with our 450 ongoing highway projects. The investment value of these roads is exactly 7 billion liras. " used the expressions.
Reminding that they have strengthened the infrastructure from road to sea, from railway to communication, from aviation to space with a multi-transportation approach, Minister Karaismailoğlu said, “When we popularize Intelligent Transportation Systems in our country and complete our giant projects, we will have established an up-to-date logistics infrastructure. Thanks to our renewed infrastructure and our position at the heart of the New Silk Road, we will be one of the countries that have made a game in world trade. " said.
Later observations in the road Kahramanmaras-Göksun Minister of Turkey is proud of the way Kahramanmaras-Göksun who gave the news of the project will be opened on November 7. Karaismailoğlu stated the following in his evaluation: “We have reached the last point in the works of our 11 tunnel road between Kahramanmaraş and Göksun, which is one of the biggest projects that the people of Kahramanmaraş have been waiting for. There are viaducts and bridges, which reduce the existing 80-kilometer road to 64 kilometers and contain 11 tunnels; It is a project that connects Kayseri to Kahramanmaraş and will make very important contributions to the region. Thanks to this way, people will benefit from time and fuel; With the opening of transportation, the way for regional trade, tourism and agriculture will be cleared. " used his expressions