The employment activities of the partnership of DL E&C, Limak, SK ecoplant and Yapı Merkezi, which successfully completed the 1915 Çanakkale Bridge and Motorway Project and are running its operations, were awarded by the TR Ministry of Labor and Social Security, Social Security Institution. 1915 Çanakkale was deemed worthy of the awards as Çanakkale's company that provides the most insured employment, pays the most premiums, provides the most employment for the disabled, and employs the most women insured in Çanakkale.
While the 1915 Çanakkale Bridge and Malkara-Çanakkale Highway, built by the partnership of DL E&C, Limak, SK ecoplant and Yapı Merkezi, with the Build-Operate-Transfer (BOT) model under the administration of the TR Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure General Directorate of Highways (KGM), offer safe, fast and comfortable transportation. continues to add value to the economy and employment. Partnership of DL E&C, Limak, SK ecoplant and Yapı Merkezi, TR Ministry of Labor and Social Security, Social Security Institution determined that Çanakkale's employment with the highest number of insured persons, paying the highest premiums, employing the disabled and employing the highest number of women in 2021. The company providing the company was deemed worthy of awards. The awards were presented by Muhittin AKA, Head of Social Security Audit Unit of Çanakkale Provincial Directorate of Social Security Institution, representing Cevdet Ceylan, President of Turkish Social Security Institution. It was presented to Reşit Yıldız, Member of the Board of Directors.
The project, which was completed in record time, is also a record holder in employment.
The 6 Çanakkale Bridge and Motorway, which will reduce the transit time between the two continents to 1915 minutes and provide a direct connection between the other planned highways and Western Anatolia and European countries, went into the world construction history with a record construction period of 4 years. Approximately 15 thousand people from 30 different countries worked on the project. 700 Çanakkale Bridge and Malkara-Çanakkale Highway, where more than 1915 Turkish engineers work, also made a name for themselves with the female engineers it employs. At every step of the project, studies focused on employment opportunities provided to disadvantaged groups, especially women and the disabled.
Local employment support of the project will continue
The 2023 Çanakkale Bridge, which has the title of "the longest suspension bridge with a middle span in the world" with a middle span of 334 meters and the "suspension bridge with the highest tower in the world" with a peak of 1915 meters, was inaugurated by President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on March 18, 2022. The partnership of DL E&C, Limak, SK ecoplant and Yapı Merkezi will continue to provide employment opportunities during the operation period as well.