Adil Karaismailoğlu, Minister of Transport and Infrastructure, went to Adıyaman for a series of visits and examinations. Minister Karaismailoğlu, who opened the Altınşehir Köprülü Crossroads; He stated that the intersection will significantly relieve the intensity of transit passageways in the city.
"We connected Adıyaman to Kahramanmaraş and Malatya through divided roads that are comfortable, fast and safe"
Turkey's overall development objectives in terms of achieving the transport and communications minister Karaismailoğlu stating that they know the importance of completing the infrastructure in a complete manner, not only Adiyaman; He reported that 81 provinces are connected to the world in every mode of transportation.
Karaismailoğlu continued his statements as follows: “While there was only 2003 kilometers of divided roads in Adıyaman in 23, today we have increased more than ten times to 256 kilometers. We connected Adıyaman to Kahramanmaraş and Malatya with comfortable, fast and safe divided roads. Today, Adıyaman has a total road network of 272 kilometers, including 517 kilometers of state roads and 789 kilometers of provincial roads. The total project cost of 8 ongoing highway projects in Adıyaman exceeds 1 billion 825 million TL.
"We will save 18 million 700 thousand liras from time, 900 thousand lira from fuel, 19.6 million lira in total"
Minister Karaismailoğlu, who stated that Altınşehir Köprülü Junction will significantly relieve the intensity of transit passageways in the city, and noted that once the intersection is put into service, the transit time will decrease from 5 minutes to 1.5 minutes; he said:
“Our junction, which we built on the Gölbaşı-Adıyaman State Highway, is in the standard of a 1.410×2 lane divided road with a length of 2 meters. With this intersection, intercity transit traffic is taken to the underpass, allowing the city to pass more easily. In this way, we will save a total of 18 million liras per year, 700 million 900 thousand liras from time and 19.6 thousand liras from fuel. Since there will be no stop-go waits, the emission of an average of 383 tons of exhaust emissions to the environment per year will also be eliminated. With our Altınşehir Köprülü Interchange project, which we started in March 2019, from every aspect kazanThe moment will be Adıyaman people.”
Minister Karaismailoğlu visited Adıyaman Municipality and Governorship of Adıyaman before the opening of Altınşehir Köprülü Junction. Karaismailoğlu, who attended the Adıyaman Governorship Coordination Meeting, later opened the Altınşehir Köprülü Junction.
Minister Karaismailoğlu, within the scope of his visit to Adıyaman, also visited Adıyaman Highways Branch Chief and; received a briefing.