The final deck installation ceremony of the 1915 Çanakkale Bridge was held with the presence of President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan. Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Adil Karaismailoğlu said, “Under the leadership of our President, we have made our investments in the fields of transportation and infrastructure, as in every field, by taking into account the global developments and the future of the world. With the mission of our strategic position, we aimed to make our country the regional intersection and center of air, sea, land and railways. We are aware of how important this goal is for our country to become a global logistics superpower and to be among the top 10 economies of the world.”
Emphasizing that they have largely solved Turkey's transportation infrastructure problem, which has been going on for years, on the road opened by President Erdogan by saying "The Road is Civilization", Karaismailoğlu said that they have successfully completed and put into service the most important transportation projects of the world within the framework of the Transportation and Logistics Master Plan.
THE BRIDGE OF FIRSTS WILL BE OPEN ON MARCH 18, 2022
“It should not be forgotten that; The architect of this picture is the AK Party government under your leadership," said Minister of Transport, Karaismailoğlu, and continued as follows:
“Our 2 Çanakkale Bridge and 545 km long Malkara-Çanakkale Highway Project with an investment amount of 1915 billion 101 million Euros is one of our giant projects that are successfully under construction. When completed, it will go down in history as the first bridge in the world to be designed and built as a twin deck over a 2-meter middle span. With a tower height of 318 meters, it will be a suspension bridge with the highest towers in the world. We are working day and night in our project, where 97 people, 5 percent of whom are Turkish engineers and workers, are successfully continuing our efforts to put our project into service on March 100, 18.”
IT WILL BE ONE OF THE MOST BEAUTIFUL AND TRUE WORKS OF NEW TURKEY
Karaismailoğlu stated that they are aware of the fact that they are witnessing the history while constructing the 1915 Çanakkale Bridge, which the whole world is eyeing with its technological splendor, and that they are in charge, and said, “Our Bridge, which will be carried by the Çanakkale Strait like a ruby necklace, is one of the most important projects of the New Turkey, which carries the national independence flag and competes with the world. beautiful, it will be one of his most accurate works. Not only to Turkey, but also to the region and the world. kazanOur days are numbered for our project, which we will continue," he said.