The biggest port of Turkmenistan is being built by Çalık Group: GAP İnşaat, under Çalık Holding, undertakes GAP İnşaat's biggest port project in Turkmenistan.
Türkmenbaşı International Sea Ports project will also enable the region to become a logistics center between Asia and Europe. With the integration of the Kars-Tbilisi-Baku railway to the project, transportation services to be made from all over Europe to the Central Asian Republics will pass through this port. Turkey and Turkmenistan as a strategic transit countries will be on the line.
The groundbreaking ceremony of the "Turkmenbashi International Sea Ports" project to be built by GAP Construction within the body of Çalık Holding, in the Avaza region on the Caspian Sea coast of Turkmenistan, Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, President of Turkmenistan, and the deputies and deputies of both countries and Ahmet, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Ahmet Çalık Holding. It was realized with the participation of Çalık. In the ceremony, the first mortar was poured for the construction works of the project.
The total field residence area of the “Türkmenbaşı International Sea Ports” project, which will turn the Avaza region on the Caspian Sea into a logistics base and tourism center, will be 1.209.400m2. Ro-Ro, which will play a very important role in the development initiative initiated by Turkmenbashi Gurbanguli Berdimuhammedov in Turkmenistan, also built the ferry and passenger terminal, container terminal, general cargo port, bulk cargo port, shipbuilding and repair shipyard. and expansion of polypropylene terminals. The total berth length of the project, which will have an indoor area of 133 thousand 830 square meters, will be 3 meters, and the total train lines length will be 600 meters. The construction of the project will take 5 years, a total of 300 people will be employed in the facilities, while a total of 4 people will be created with the sub-industry.
Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who was in Turkmenistan to attend the groundbreaking ceremony of the project, said "Turkmenbashi International Sea Ports", and the Turkmenbashi Port, the foundation of which will be laid, is very important for the economy of Turkmenistan.
It will make an important contribution, Turkey and Turkmenistan together more
He expressed his belief that he would bring him closer. Prime Minister Erdogan also said, “The Kars-Tbilisi-Baku railway line, which is the complement of this project, is continuing rapidly. When we complete this line, uninterrupted rail transportation will be provided between London and Beijing. It will bring the western and western parts of Europe closer together. Turkey and Turkmenistan will be also a strategic transit countries on this line. Thanks to this port, I believe that the Caspian Sea region will develop much faster and will achieve much more stability and prosperity. ”
The Turkmenbashi Gurbanguly Berdymukhammedov in his speech at the groundbreaking ceremony, Turkmenistan, pointing through the port will increase the geoeconomic and geopolitical importance "of Turkey and Turkmenistan's international authority is growing. Two friendly countries with large resources and industrial facilities follow policies that ensure peace and security. This big project is politically
it can make strong, economically stable states. Turkey and Turkmenistan are such states. I believe that this port will be a bright indicator of the relations between the two countries. ”
Speaking at the ceremony, Çalık Holding Chairman Ahmet Çalık thanked the trust they have assumed in such a great project. Providing information about the project, Ahmet Çalık also said, “In the project to be built with the latest and most advanced technology, many modern facilities will be established, including Ferry and Passenger Terminal, Container Terminal, General Cargo Port, Bulk Cargo Port, Shipbuilding and Repair Shipyard and In addition, expansion and renovation works of Ro-Ro and Polypropylene Terminal will be completed. The construction of the project, which will have an important place in the future of Turkmenistan and the region, will take 4 years, and a total of 1.350 people will be employed in the facilities. ” he spoke.
“Türkmenbaşı International Sea Ports” project
Türkmenbaşı International Sea Ports project will have the latest and most advanced technologies and will not only contribute to the developing tourism sector of Avaza, but will also make the region a logistics center between Asia and Europe. With the shipyard to be established within the scope of the project, Türkmenstan will manufacture its ships in Caspian. With the integration of the Kars-Tbilisi-Baku railway, which will be completed in a short time, the transportation services to be made from all over Europe to Central Asian Republics will pass through this port and thus Turkmenistan will become an important transit center in Asia.
The Türkmenbaşı International Sea Ports project will have a total of 1.209.400m2 of site residence area, a total of 5.197.000 m3 of sea embankment area and a total of 133.830 square meters of indoor space. The project, whose total berth length is 2 meters, total ring roads length, 3.607 meters and total train lines length is 2.200 meters, will be completed in 5.300 years and will provide employment for 4 people. The project, which is planned in accordance with the Green Port standard, will have biological treatment facilities at each terminal to protect the sea creatures and ecology in the Caspian Sea.
Ferry and Passenger Harbor
The project will be built on the International Turkmenbasi Ferry and Passenger Port 193.800 m2 and will be providing 300.000 passenger and 75.000 vehicles per year. The 200 400 will be used by 50 passengers.
The Container Terminal, which will employ 250 people, will support the import and export logistics infrastructure of Turkmenistan, as well as integrate airline, railway and road transport into maritime transport. The Container Terminal, which will be built on an area of 232.600 m2 and is planned to serve 400.000 TEU containers annually, will have a berth length of 515m and can be loaded and unloaded at the same time 3 5.000 dwt ships.
General Cargo Terminal
340.000 m2 4.000.000 752 5 5.000 will be the XNUMXm of the General Cargo Terminal planned for loading, unloading, stocking and handling of general cargo products such as heavy loads such as iron, steel, forest products, machinery, equipment and heavy cargo in the year. loading and unloading.
Bulk Cargo Terminal
The Bulk Cargo Terminal, which will be constructed within the scope of Turkmenbashi International Sea Ports project, will be loading, unloading, stocking and handling of 100.000 m2 and 3.000.000 tons of raw materials and products per year. 680 4 dwt ship can be loaded and unloaded at the same time in the terminal with 5.000m.
On the other hand, the shipyard where high equipment and state-of-the-art equipment will be located, will be a heavy industrial facility that will be built on a total area of 143.000 m2, where Turkmenistan can build its own sea fleet and maintain and repair the existing sea fleet. In the shipyard, 4 to 6 ships of different types and sizes can be built annually and 20-30 ships will be repaired annually.
The existing polypropylene terminal area will be expanded to be the 67.500m2 field usage area in total and the existing 2 scaffold will be demolished and the new 150 units will be constructed instead of 2 pieces.
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