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Final 45-kilometer route of Kanal Istanbul

Turkey has announced a new canal parallel to the Bosporus, to connect the Black Sea and the Sea of Marmara.  It’s an expensive project for Turkey, and the government appears to want a PPP model for at least some of the route.   Here’s a map, from the article.

Transportation minister unveils final 45-kilometer route of Kanal Istanbul project

Several universities participated in the research needed to get the project off the ground. Work is planned to start soon, and be completed by 2023.

via Transportation minister unveils final 45-kilometer route of Kanal Istanbul project – Daily Sabah