Haliç Bridge

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Haliç Bridge
Haliç Köprüsü
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Haliç Bridge on the Golden Horn.
Coordinates 41°02′36″N 28°56′30″E / 41.04333°N 28.94167°E / 41.04333; 28.94167Coordinates: 41°02′36″N 28°56′30″E / 41.04333°N 28.94167°E / 41.04333; 28.94167
Carries
Crosses Golden Horn
Locale AyvansarayHalıcıoğlu, Istanbul, Turkey
Official name Haliç Köprüsü
Other name(s) Halic Bridge
Golden Horn Bridge
Owner Metropolitan Municipality of Istanbul
Characteristics
Total length 995 m (3,264 ft)
Width 32 m (105 ft)
Height 22 m (72 ft)
History
Engineering design by IHI Corporation
Julius Berger-Bauboag AG
Construction start 1971
Construction end 1974
Opened 10 September 1974
Haliç Bridge is located in Istanbul
Haliç Bridge
Haliç Bridge
Location of Haliç Bridge in Istanbul

Haliç Bridge is a highway bridge on the Golden Horn (Turkish: Haliç) in Istanbul, Turkey. It connects the neighborhoods of Ayvansaray in the southwest and Halıcıoğlu in the northwest. The bridge carries the motorway .

It was constructed between 1971 and 1974, and entered service on 10 September 1974. The engineering firms which undertook the construction works were IHI Corporation of Japan and Julius Berger-Bauboag AG of Germany.

The bridge has a length of 995 m (3,264 ft), a width of 32 m (105 ft), and a height of 22 m (72 ft) above sea level.

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