The contract with Hyundai Rotem, which won the tender for 40 pieces EMU train set, will be signed with the Minister of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications, Binali Yıldırım and Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Aziz Kocaoglu.
Turkey's largest urban rail mass transit system in izban, Izmir offers the public a safe, comfortable, fast, clean, quiet, cheap and easy to take in order to further expand the public transportation services
Contract for 40 EMU train set
17 March 2012 to be signed on Saturday. İZBAN Headquarters Building-Contract ceremony in Çiğli
The time will be on 10.30.
Transportation to the signing ceremony, Maritime Affairs and Communications Minister Binali Yildirim, Izmir Metropolitan Mayor Aziz Kocaoglu, TCDD General Director Süleyman Karaman, South Korean Ambassador to Turkey Sangky Lee and Hyundai Rotem CEO Min-Ho Lee, as well as a large number of senior bureaucrats attended .
Hyundai Rotem, CAF and CSR Zhuzhou companies bid for 10 pieces EMU commuter train set tender carried out on 2011 October 40. company, İZBAN was entitled to make the new trains. Trains, 179 after signing the contract. 998 will be in Izmir, 812 will be 340 in the month and 20 will be in 3 next month. With the arrival of train sets to Izmir, the number of trains of IZBAN will increase to 7.