Osman Gazi Bridge

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  • photo of Osman Gazi Bridge
  • photo of Osman Gazi Bridge
  • photo of Osman Gazi Bridge
  • photo of Osman Gazi Bridge
LocationKocaeli Province, Tyrkia
Statusin use
Open2016
ArchitectDissing+Weitling
FunctionRoad bridge
DesignSuspension bridge
Length2 682 m
Height252 m
Clearance below64 m
Longest span1 550 m
Width36 m
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Osman Gazi Bridge is the world's fourth largest suspension bridge with a span of 1,550 meters. It crosses Izmitbukten in Turkey. Construction began in 2013 and the bridge opened in 2016. The bridge has been designed by Dissing+Weitling who also designed the Øresund Bridge.
Osman Gazi Bridge is part of the highway between Istanbul and Izmir. After the bridge opened was the distance reduced by 140km.