Alanya Municipality, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) to the World Cultural Heritage List candidate for the fortification of the Alanya Castle for the construction of cable cars, escalators and band made the tender. The tender took 20 annually to Leitner Ropeways.
The ropeway and escalator and band project by the Municipality of Alanya was launched for the second time. Saray Mahallesi Güzelyalı Caddesi Leatner Ropeways, a rope carriage company, won the tender for the cable car and escalator and band project to be built between Alanya Castle Ehmedek Gate and the Municipality Social Facilities located in Damlataş. The project approved by the Antalya Regional Council for the Conservation of Cultural and Natural Assets will cost 18 million pounds.
Mayor Hasan Sipahioğlu made a statement on the subject, said that the successful tender. Sipahioğlu stated that they are planning to start carrying passengers to the ropeway next year and announced that the tender was given to the 20 yearbook. Sipahioğlu stated that the annual rental price of the project is 60 thousand pounds, and gave the 2,75 share receivables over the turnover. Sipahioğlu stated that the transportation fee and working conditions were determined by the city council and said iğ The price set by the assembly for the ropeway is 8. Sip
Saying that the estimated construction amount was calculated as 18 million liras, Leitner Ropeways Project Director İlker Cumbul stated that they plan to complete the project in 2013. Expressing that the project will consist of 8 cabins for 16 people, Cumbul stated that they plan to transport 500 thousand people annually. Referring to the environmentalist feature of the project, Cumbul said, “The system will operate with zero emission and noise. It will also be built with the disabled in mind ”he said.