The Last 340 meters In Izmit Gulf Transition Bridge
With a majority of Turkish workers close to 750 workers who came around the world work on daytime and at nights to complete the last 340 meters to connect both sides of the Gulf Transition Bridge on a 252 m altitude.
The montage of the last 14 bridge deck slabs will be completed in 10 days which will connect the both sides of the Gulf and at the same time it will be an important transition point for the Orhangazi-Izmir motorway project which will reduce the time between Istanbul to Izmir in 3,5 hours.An army of workers which purifies like the United Nations community continue their work on a 252 m altitude while 2 days are left for the connection of the sides.Among the workers are a majority of Turks,some are from Italy,Denmark,Germany, South Korea and from Japan who are in total almost 750 workers and work continuously to complete the 1,1 billion project.
The Asphalt Paving Started On The Bridge
The construction of the Gulf Bridge is the most important transition point and continues rapidly which is on the motorway that will highly comfort the highway traffic in TEM,D-100 and E-130 between Istanbul and Izmir.The asphalt paving has started on the bridge.The asphalt started to be paved on the deck slabs which is in the Altinova Hersek Foreland and continues rapidly.
In Total Have 1,500 Working Machines and 4,500 Workers Worked
The work will be completed in June 2016 and is going to be with a motorway connected to Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridge in Istanbul.With the longest one way and a 427 km lenght ,it will have a characteristic after all the highway connections in the Gulf Project are completed.