The design of the trams of Izmirin was determined: Metropolitan Municipality determined the exterior and interior design of the trams of Izmir. In the design, the sea city Izmir theme came to the fore.
Prepared to breathe in urban traffic KarşıyakaIzmir Metropolitan Municipality, which started the rail laying works of Konak tram projects from Caher Dudayev Boulevard, also determined the exterior and interior design of trams. Accordingly, the shades of blue and turquoise were used as the sea city of İzmir was used in the exterior and interior view of the vehicle. In the design, the lively and cheerful structure of the sunny weather of the city came to the fore. It was aimed to create an image where the tram would fluctuate slowly as it passes. In the interior design, the elements that will give the beach and sea air came forward.
Handles and handles were placed where they could easily be reached so that the passengers could be held securely. Wheelchair users, heavy luggage or strollers with vehicles such as cars to meet the specific needs of citizens who are allocated multi-purpose areas. Trams under construction will have a train control and monitoring unit, passenger information system, LCD screens, active route map, camera, image and voice recorder.
Modern and comfortable
The tram vehicles, whose design works have been completed and started to be constructed, are built in 32 meter length and 285 passenger carrying capacity. According to feasibility studies, daily 95 thousand people in Konak line, Karşıyaka 87 thousand people in the line will be moved.
Huge investment of 390 million TL
Konak Tram with 12.7 stops and 19 stops and 9.87 stops with 15 stops, which will be implemented by İzmir Metropolitan Municipality as complementary to metro system. Karşıyaka Total 38 vehicles on the tram line will work. 2017 planned to be put into service at the end of the project will cost 390 million pounds.