The platforms are emerging in Üsküdar-Sancaktepe Metro: Üsküdar-Ümraniye-Çekmeköy-Sancaktepe Metro is planned to be put into service in 2015 in line with the instructions of Istanbul Metropolitan Mayor Kadir Topbaş.
The second metro line of the Anatolian Side Üsküdar-Ümraniye-Çekmeköy-Sancaktepe Metro is planned to be put into service in 2015 in line with the instructions of Istanbul Metropolitan Mayor Kadir Topbaş. While the end of the tunnel excavations is nearing, the concrete coating works of the platform tunnels of the stations started.
Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality continues to work on the rail system that offers safe and comfortable travel without slowing down. The works on the second metro line of the Anatolian Side, Üsküdar-Ümraniye-Çekmeköy-Sancaktepe Metro, continue on a 1800-hour basis with a team of 24 people. The end of the tunnel excavations was approached within the scope of the works that continue uninterruptedly 25-30 meters below the ground. The line, which is planned to be completed in 38 months, is also the fastest metro in the world.
In the project, the concrete coating works of the subway tunnels of subway stations started. The concrete tunneling works, which start from Yamanevler Station, start at all stations simultaneously. In concrete molds made as 12 meters, 20 tons of iron and 100 cubic meters of concrete are used. The works at the stations are planned to be completed in 1 year.
When the project is completed, a passenger who takes the metro from Sancaktepe will be able to reach Ümraniye in 12,5 minutes, Üsküdar in 24 minutes, Yenikapı in 36 minutes, Taksim in 44 minutes, Hacıosman in 68 minutes, and Atatürk Airport in 71 minutes. The 16-kilometer metro line, which will connect Üsküdar, Çekmeköy, Sancaktepe districts with 20 stations, will be extended to Sabiha Gökçen Airport via Taşdelen and Sultanbeyli.
Source : I www.haberler.co