Başkentray auction canceled! : The Public Procurement Authority (JCC) decided to cancel the tender of Başkentray Project realized last year by the General Directorate of TCDD.
According to the information received by the AA correspondent, the JCC decided that there is no room for a decision regarding the objection of the Makyol-Cengiz Joint Venture Group and the "cancellation of the tender" regarding the application of the Comsa Sa-Açilim-Seza Joint Venture Group.
After the reasoned decision of the Public Procurement Authority has been reached, the TCDD Board of Directors will determine how to proceed with the tender.
The tender process
Başkentray Project tender, which contains the reconstruction of Sincan-Ankara-Kayaş train lines, made 25 April and last year 17 company and business partnership offer. The lowest bid in the tender, the 186 million 235 thousand 935 Euro Gülermak-Kolin Joint Venture Group had given.
The first appeal was from Porr Bau GmbH
After the application of the Austrian company Porr Bau GmbH, the court decided to stop the execution. The GCC decided to keep the Gülermak-Kolin Joint Venture Group out of evaluation.
Başkentray tender commission also obeyed GCC's decision, leaving the Gülermak-Kolin Joint Venture Group out of consideration. The TCDD Board of Directors approved the decision to award the contract to the Austrian company Porr Bau GmbH.
After this, the JCC received an additional 3 application and the JCC rejected the appeal of the Gülermak-Kolin Joint Venture Group.
110 million passengers will be transported annually
The Ankara-based Başkentray Project, which will make a great contribution to Ankara's urban passenger transportation, incorporates many innovations. With the Başkentray Project planned to be transported annually 36 million passengers, Ankara-Istanbul, Ankara-Konya and Ankara-Sivas high-speed train projects will be provided in Ankara.
The high speed train travel time between Xnumx and 19 in the existing corridor between Ankara and Sincan will be shortened by 8 minutes to 11 minutes.