Transanatholian Highway

Construction of a motorway section of one of the most important highway in Turkey

Motorways & Roads
  • Tarsus-Mersin, Turkey
  • Bridges & Viaducts, Motorways & Roads
  • Completed: 2000


Total investment




  • Bridge length 11.000 m;
  • Max span length 39 m;
  • Deck surface 144.760 sqm;
  • Deck width 16,35 m;
  • Bitumen 26.000 tons.


Detailed engineering and construction of double carriageway viaducts in the Tarsus-Mersin section of the Transanatholian Highway.

The viaducts, whose total length reaches 11 km, were built with precast prestressed simply supported beams, in-situ upper decks. The maximum span length is 39 m, while the deck is 16,35 m wide, with a total surface of 114.760 sqm. 26.000 tons of bitumen were used for the road pavement.

Companies involved

Rizzani de Eccher

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