Which firms did bid for the tender of the high-speed train project planned to be built between Ankara and Izmir?
The Izmir-Ankara High Speed Train (YHT) Project, which is among the 35 projects to be realized by the Ministry of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications for Izmir, is competing with giant companies.
The first stage of the project, the 169 kilometer of Ankara-Afyonkarahisar section of the 26 firm offers, including Alsim Alarko, Tekfen, Nurol, Doğuş, Kolin, Limak, Koçoğlu, Gülermak, Kalyon, such as giant companies.
In the project, foreign companies from Sinohydro Co of China, Constructora with Assignia Infraestructuras, Astaldi from Italy, Grandi Lavori Fironcosit and Toto SPA Costruzioni General, PORR Bau from Austria and Moskovskiy Metrostroy from Russia will compete.
The first step in the Ankara-Izmir YHT project, which has been discussed for many years, has been the first stage of the Ankara-Izmir YHT project, and the 169 firm was bidding for the tender for the construction work of the Ankara-Afyonkarahisar section of the first stage of the project, 26.
According to the AA correspondent, the companies that offer for Ankara-Afyonkarahisar sector, such as Alsim Alarko, Tekfen, Nurol, Doğuş, Kolin, Limak, Koçoğlu, Gülermak, Kalyon, as well as large companies such as China, Sinohydro Co, China, Assignia Infraestructuras Constructora, Italy, Astaldi, Grandi Lavori Fironcosit and Toto SPA Costruzioni Generali, Austria PORR Bau and Russia Russia Moskovskiy Metrostroy.
After the proposals are evaluated by the Board of Directors of the General Directorate of Turkish State Railways (TCDD), the most appropriate tender is accepted and the construction work of the first stage will be given to the relevant company.
When the project is completed, İzmir will become a suburb of Izmir and Ankara. 824 kilometers of the current Ankara-Izmir railway, while 13 hours of travel time. When the project is completed, Ankara-Afyonkarahisar 1,5 hours, Afyonkarahisar-Izmir between the 2 hour will land. Thus, Ankara-Izmir 3,5 hours will be.
Ankara-Izmir High-Speed Train Line, Ankara-Konya High-Speed Line 22. starting from Yenice village, passing through Emirdağ, Bayat and İscehisar centers, Afyonkarahisar; From here, Banaz, Uşak, Eşme, Salihli, Turgutlu, Manisa centers will extend to Izmir.
Ankara-Izmir YHT line to reach the city of Izmir via Afyonkarahisar, Ankara and Izmir between the distance of 824 kilometers and 13 trains aims to shorten the travel time. When the studies are completed, the distance between the two cities will fall to 640 and travel time will be reduced to 3,5 hours.
Ankara-Izmir YHT line is made with double lines and at least 250 speed. Within the scope of the project, 13 tunnel, 13 viaduct and 189 bridge are planned. When the project is completed it envisions even carrying 6 million passengers annually.
Serve at 2015
The YHT project, which will download Ankara-Izmir between 3,5 hours, is planned to serve in 2015, and approximately 4 is expected to be employed.
Shortening the duration of travel by service is expected to contribute only 700 million pounds annually from the Izmir-Ankara YHT line to the vehicle operation, time and fuel savings.
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