IC İçtaş İnşaat - Astaldi consortium, ICA which has built and is operating Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridge and the Northern Ring Motorway, has started to offer free vehicle charging at Bi' Mola stops located along the Northern Ring Motorway to promote the use of electric vehicles and an environmentally-friendly perspective.
There are a total of 6 Bi' Mola stops along the Northern Ring Motorway route consisting of Odayeri - Paşaköy highway, Mahmutbey - Odayeri, Maçlık - Reşadiye connecting roads, and Mecidiye connection. The free charging service offered at Fenertepe and Işıklar facilities is expected to be extended into all facilities in the near future. At Bi' Mola facilities where passengers can take breaks, many leading brands in Turkey as well as gas stations are offering their services.
The free charging service which is made possible by İbrahim Çeçen Yatırım Holding company ETIC Elektrik that offers retail electricity to the public and private industries, and E-şarj that undertook the operation and installation of the system, is available to everyone.
The purpose of this service is to promote the use of electric vehicles and an environmentally friendly perspective.
An innovative approach to highway operations
Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridge which was constructed by IC İçtaş İnşaat - Astaldi consortium, ICA, and is one of the most unique works of engineering around the world, and the Northern Ring Motorway, were commissioned with a powerful and dynamic operation staff and leading brands in Turkey as partners.
Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridge and the Northern Ring Motorway which are equipped with smart transportation systems, advanced maintenance equipment and toll collection systems serve as a crossroads between the continents and offers fast and safe travels to the residents of Istanbul, relieving some of Istanbul's traffic.
The bridge and highway routes are being monitored at the Main Control Headquarters located in the operations building 24/7 with cameras and large screens in order to ensure the drivers enjoy a safe and comfortable journey. All Operation and Maintenance expenses of the bridge and the highway are covered by ICA.