The first passenger journey took place in the Balçova cable car line after eight years. The cable car facilities, which are renewed by the Izmir Metropolitan Municipality for 15.5 million liras, are offered to the public at the beginning of the year. Mayor Aziz Kocaoğlu, who carried out his first voyage on the ropeway with the mayors of districts and members of the Metropolitan Council, said: başkan It was a facility that suit İzmir. I wish our citizens here would have a pleasant time with their families and children. Vat
With the view of both the gulf and the dam lake, Izmir Metropolitan Municipality has renewed the Balçova Cable Car, which is one of the city's major tourist facilities, from the beginning, and offers its modern facility, which is structured according to EU standards, to the public service (31 July Friday). The Mayor of Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Aziz Kocaoğlu, who realized the first voyage together with the mayors, councilors and members of the press, will call the cable car facilities which will serve between 10.00 and 23.00 hours and called the people of İzmir to the facilities that fascinate those who see the magnificent nature.
Stating that they have renovated the facilities in European Union standards and made necessary arrangements for the citizens to have a good time with their families, Mayor Aziz Kocaoğlu gave brief information about this symbol structure of İzmir. Mayor Kocaoğlu said, “The facilities were put into operation in 1974 and continued to operate. It was reported that Izmir Metropolitan Municipality had to be strengthened as a result of the investigation it made to the Chamber of Mechanical Engineers. At the stage we will fully strengthen, we learned that a new regulation will be introduced in aircraft carrying people according to European Union legislation, and that regulation was expected. Then the tender process took place 3 times. There were objections, the GCC process took place. We are all sad and bored. And finally the tender ended in 2013. And we have completed this beautiful facility. The cable car will serve from tomorrow. Our facility, which will cost 15 million 500 thousand TL, will be operated by our İZULAŞ company. Services in the promenade area will be carried out by our Grand Plaza company. ”
President Aziz Kocaoğlu, who thanked to all the mayors who contributed to the establishment and operation of Balçova Teleferik Tesisleri in particular, Encüment Uysal said, ç It was a facility that suited İzmir. I wish our citizens here would have a pleasant time with their families and children a.
1200 passengers per hour
1200 passengers can be transported with their tesis rainbow tesis cabins at the facility, which is designed in accordance with EU standards and regained to İzmir. 20 8 2 42 15.5 XNUMX XNUMX XNUMX XNUMX XNUMX XNUMX XNUMX XNUMX XNUMX XNUMX XNUMX Total cost of the ropeway system, stations and recreation area arrangement was XNUMX million TL.
Izmir under the wings
The Metropolitan Municipality has also made special arrangements for the people of Izmir for the operation of the promenade area at Balçova Teleferik Facilities, which the İzmirites are looking forward to. 5 for children under the age of 6 free and landing XNUMX TL will be paid to the facilities to see the unique gulf view of Izmir from the bird's eye view, after landing in the entrance section of the entrance terrace was created. Binoculars were placed in this area and the view was made clearer. The observation house on the terrace with views of the bay in the eastern part of the facility was created. On the west terrace overlooking the dam lake, a snack bar (sandwich, toast, sweet, bakery products, hot and cold drinks) was sold. İzmir two people who want to watch the sunset in the pine trees, especially in the terrace section of the two-storey coffee house, will also be able to reach hot and cold drinks with snack foods. In the Park Café, which is created next to the children's playground, there are more food like ice cream, cotton candy and boiled corn. The minis will also be able to refresh their energy in the 'vitamin bar' established here. The grill varieties will be served at the Grand Cafe and the fastfood and cold-hot drinks will be sold at Budak Cafe. The 'Et Evi' established at the summit of the facility will provide a controlled barbecue service. Established in this region, the facility will be served to the people of İzmir with tiled benches and bricks. Citizens will cook their own meat varieties and delicatessen products from the meat house, which are burned for themselves. In addition, the citizens of the outside of the cable car to meet the needs of the market established in the facility will serve.
How was the difficult process exceeded?
After a long period of security tests, Izmir Metropolitan Municipality has been carrying out the ropeway installation of the cable car facilities, and it has received approval from the international independent auditing institutions and the Chambers of Mechanical and Electrical Engineers.
Izmir Metropolitan Municipality, established in 1974 Balçova Teleferik Facilities for many years as a result of the use of the thought of wearing the Chamber of Mechanical Engineers Izmir Branch has made a technical examination, and the report prepared at the end of this report, the use of the plant was 'objectionable' and stated that the need to be improved.
Evaluating the report in question, the Metropolitan Municipality of Izmir closed the facilities in 2008 in order to carry out improvement works related to the carrier rope, pulley tools, carrier gondola and terminal poles by working on the project and technical specifications related to the mechanical parts. The facility, which was planned to be allocated to the 5-6 pension and planned to perform improvement activities within this period, was taken to wait for some time upon receiving information on the implementation of the new regulation in EU norms.
The European Union and the Council of the European Union and the Ministry of Industry and Trade ”Cable Carriage Designed for Human Transportation Regulations Kablolu in the implementation of the mandatory implementation of the mandatory action on the introduction of the bidding process was initiated. However, the short-term construction and project tender was canceled because the contractor firm could not complete the necessary documents for signing the contract. Then performed 2. the tender was canceled by the Public Procurement Authority.
Izmir Metropolitan Municipality, 07.06.2012 on 3. started the tender process. 14. By signing the contract in March of 2013 in accordance with the decision of Regional Administrative Court and the decision of Public Procurement Board, project and construction process of the work was officially started.