Turkey's longest bridge work will take place at the Bridge of Hasankeyf-2 has been completed and the opening ceremony is scheduled to be performed tomorrow. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is expected to open the bridge, which provides a connection between Batman, Mardin and Habur Border Gate and which increases road safety and comfort.
According to the information obtained from the Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure, the Hasankeyf-2 Bridge, which will provide transportation to Hasankeyf, which has been moved to its new location, and will also be a solution to the problem of the Hasankeyf variant dam and pond crossing on the Batman-Midyat road, was built on the Tigris River.
Bridge, 1001 meters in length with the longest bridges between Turkey's entry. There is also a passageway for pedestrians on the divided road standard bridge.
The bridge, with a maximum pier height of 90 meters and a maximum span of 168 meters, was built in a hybrid design. 681 meters of the bridge were built with balanced cantilevers and 320 meters with prefabricated beams.