The consortium of Daelim and SK E&C, along with Turkish companies Limak Holding and Yapı Merkezi, has been awarded the construction contract of 1915 Çanakkale Bridge and Motorway project for BOT basis. The consortium will manage and operate the completed bridge for 16 years, two months and 12 days.
The bridge will be the longest suspension bridge in the world by its length of main span with 2,023 meters surpassing and planning to be opened in 2023.
1915 Çanakkale Bridge, will have features that meet the highest standards of engineering and aesthetic design. When completed, it will be the world's longest suspension bridge by its lenght of main span 2,023 meters and will be the world's widest open suspension bridge with 333 meters – high tower.