Bosphorus Bridge

NBI
Structurae ID
20001368
Global Region
Middle East
Country
Turkey
State/Province
Istanbul
City
Istanbul
Crossing
Bosphorus strait
Lat/Lon
41.04528/29.03444
Construction
1970 - 1973
Age
48
Design life
Designer/Cosultant
Total Length
1560
Maximum Span
1074
Usage
Road
Health
Good
Cable
Steel
Deck
Steel
Pier
Reinforced Concrete
Reconstruction
No
Year Reconstructed
Modifications
No
Monitoring
Yes
Notes
Very wide, holds eight lanes. Not trucks are allowed on the bridge though