It seems difficult for Marmaray, the project of the century, which will connect the continent of Europe and Asia under the Marmara Sea, to be put into service on October 29, 2013, as the government explains.
Yavuz Demirkol, Chairman of the Unions of Unified Transport Workers, stated that only the throat tube tunnel passage section of the project consisting of 3 stage could be completed in 29 October 2013, Gebze-Haydarpaşa, Sirkeci-Halkalı the project, including the improvement of suburban lines, will be completed only in 2015. Demirkol, Railways Ports and Airports Construction (DLH), according to the work program of the Directorate General of Marmaray, according to the work program 18 June 2015 stressed.
BTS Chairman Demirkol, Bosphorus Tube Tunnel Crossing construction 27 2004 2012 on the date of the actual commencement of the current assembly of the rail is continuing. Rail assembly is completed until Sirkeci. From Yenikapı to Üsküdar and Ayrılıkçeşme, installation started. It is expected that the runway between Yenikapı and Ayrılıkçeşme will be laid in two lines until June Ayr. Demirkol noted that due to excavation works, Yenikapı-Kazlıçeşme will be handled separately and that the installation of the rail is expected to be completed by the end of 2013. Demirkol, electrification works will begin after the rail assembly, March 29'dan test drive will be passed 2013 October XNUMX tunnel will be opened.
Only 13.6 km is ok
The 13.6 km tube tunnel between Yenikapı and Söğütlüçeşme will reach 29 October 2013 but it is HalkalıThe total 76.3 km project will take years to fully realize. Demirkol said: bahs If the Marmaray Project mentioned by the Government is mentioned in the way we know it is composed of three parts, 2013 is not possible. Dates are written in their own signed contracts. We hope the Prime Minister has promised that he does not try to open the lines on endless lines, "he said.
Demirkol also gave information about the status of the other stages. According to this, Gebze-Haydarpaşa, Sirkeci-Halkalı Improvement of Commuter Lines; The proposals for the Construction, Electrical and Mechanical Systems (CR1) stage were received on 15.02.2006. The contract was signed with Alstom-Marubeni-Doğuş (AMD) Group on 28 March 2007. Contractor AMD Group has announced that the project cannot be continued under these conditions and 27 has canceled the contract unilaterally on April 2010. The Ministry of Transport announced the decision to terminate at 19 July 2010. The process of arbitration commenced upon the termination process and the application of the contractor. For this work, re-tender process was entered under the name of CR3. 28 On February 2011, offers were received and 26 signed a contract with Obrascon Huarte Lain (OHL) SA-Dimetronic SA Joint Venture on October 2011. The commencement date was announced as 3 November 2011. If everything goes well, the opening date of the lines was announced as 18 June 2015 in the work program.
The contract for the production of the railroad vehicle (CR2) was signed with HYUNDAI ROTEM, which offered the most technically and financially feasible deal on 10 November 2008. The first part of the wagons was brought in 2011. Some of the wagons in Edirne and some are waiting in Haydarpaşa. 60 has started the test drive of the wagon, the ordered 444 will be delivered more than the wagon.
Source : www.cumhuriyet.com.t is