North Marmara (3. Bosphorus Bridge Included) Motorway, Odayeri-Pasakoy Section (PPP)
Total Reported Cost
2.9 billion USD
Start of Construction
Planned Completion Date
Aug. 26 2016
The Third Bosphorus Bridge, also known as the Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridge, is the tallest suspension bridge in the world. It was built to connect the two parts of Istanbul on opposite sides of the Bosphorus river near the Black Sea. The bridge opened to traffic on August 26, 2016.
Photo credit: European Space Agency