Izmir Metropolitan Municipality, will extend the Aliaga-Menderes Suburb to Torbalı 30 on the additional line of kilometers to Develi, Tekeli and Pancar stations 31 will perform the tender on August. Stations will be pedestrian underpass, elevator and escalator.
The works for the extension of the Aliağa-Menderes Suburban System, which is carried out in cooperation with İzmir Metropolitan Municipality and TCDD, to Torbalı is continuing. In accordance with the protocol signed with TCDD, Izmir Metropolitan Municipality completes projects for the 30 station and 5 highway overpass on an additional line of approximately 7 kilometers. In July, Metropolitan Municipality will tender Torbalı and Tepeköy stations from the total 5 station on the line, while 31 will make a tender for Develi, Tekeli and Pancar stations on August 2012.
Following the completion of the tender and delivery of the stations, the construction of the stations will be completed in 16 months. Stations are projected as 210 meter length, lower ticket hall, pedestrian underpass, elevator and escalator.
5 station will be built on the 7 highway overpass
Within the scope of the additional line to be made to the Aliaga-Menderes Suburban system-İZBAN, which has become an indispensable public transportation line of the people of İzmir in a short time, a total of 5 stations will be constructed by İzmir Metropolitan Municipality after Friday's Station in Develi, Tekeli, Pancar, Torbalı and Tepeköy. There are also highway crossings in Menderes Gölcükler, partial crossover in Cumaovası, highway overpass in Develi, highway overpass in Tekeli, highway overpass in Pancar, highway overpass in Torcalı Kuşcuburnu, highway overpass in Torbalı The highway overpass will be constructed in Tepeköy. In Tepeköy, pedestrian overpass with elevator and escalator will be constructed in order to ensure safe passage of citizens across the street.
According to the protocol made by the Metropolitan Municipality with TCDD, the station works and sub-overpasses will be carried out by the Izmir Metropolitan Municipality, while the one-line railway from Cumaovasi to Torbali will be removed even by TCDD. The construction of the protection walls of the line, signaling and electrification systems in line with the line of Aliağa-Cumaovası Torbalı Tepeköy'a extension will be done by TCDD again.
With the addition of the extra line, passengers traveling from Aliağa and the city center will have the opportunity of safe, fast, uninterrupted and comfortable travel to Torbalı. The passengers of Selçuk, Bayındır, Tire and Ödemiş will be able to travel by rail from Torbalı to İzmir center and from there to Aliağa.
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