Yavuz Sultan Selim and Osman Gazi Bridges. What two giant projects tell by numbers…
YAVUZ SULTAN SELİM BRIDGE
ISTANBUL TRAFFIC WILL BREATH
3,2 BILLION DOLLARS Project’s construction investment value
2164 METRES Total length of the bridge
322 METRES Height of bridge towers
OSMAN GAZI BRIDGE
Who is Osman Gazi?
Osman Gazi (1258-1323), is the founder of the Ottoman State.
ROAD BETWEEN GEBZE – IZMIR WILL BE REDUCED TO 3,5 HOURS
4538 Total length of the bridge
84 HOUSAND TONS Steel used for the bridge
6 MINUTES Duration of crossing
Two major projects in Turkey… These two bridges to strengthen Turkey even more, will ease the lives of millions of people. People can travel in the comfort of highways and save both time and fuel. It is anticipated for Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridge to relieve Istanbul traffic and for Osman Gazi Bridge to make intercity buses appealing once again. Because duration of eight hours long Istanbul-Izmir bus trip will be reduced to half.