Bituminization work on 3rd Bosphorus Bridge, which will be put into service on 26th of August, has been completed.
The bituminization work on the third bosphorus bridge, which will be put into service by The president of the republic, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, on 26th of August, has been completed. Also the construction of management building, which will include computer systems and be located next to the bridge has started.
11.500 tones of special asphalt have been used
Bituminization work has been completed in motorway of the 3rd Bridge, of which construction has started on 29th of May, 2013 and is the most important part of North Marmara Motorway. It has been stated that bridge floors have been covered with preventive material against rusting before bituminization. It has been learned that two layers of asphalt have been paved onto bridge road. It has also been stated that bituminization works has been completed in two months thanks to 150 workers who worked night and day.
Buffers Are Being Assembled Onto The Bridge
On the other hand, another important stage of the construction, assembling of curving suspension cables has started. Approximately 6.500 kms of cable have been used.
The Construction of Bridge Operation Building Has Started
The construction of the main operation building, in which bridge operation is going to take a place, has started. The main operation building, in which there will also be some modern equipments which are going to be used in measurements on the bridge, is being built on European Side of the bridge. When the construction of the building, which looks like a small town for now, is completed, it will be the only building in the area. On the other hand, it is estimated that the daily receipt of the bridge will be minimum 405.000 dollars.