The international tender that İzmir Metropolitan Municipality will hold for the construction of the 7.2-kilometer F.Altay-Narlıdere Metro line created great excitement in the building sector. 4 companies, 38 of which are foreign, have purchased tender files. Due to the intense interest of the companies, the tender date announced as 20 December was postponed to 9 January.
Izmir Metropolitan Municipality is going to tender to increase the length of the line to 26 kilometers by reaching Izmir Metro from Fahrettin Altay to Narlıdere. The construction tender date announced as 20 December 2017 for the line that will be passed through the “deep tunnel” during the construction works to be adversely affected by the daily life was postponed to 9 January upon the demand received by the firms' intense interest. An international tender announcement made on October 20, shows many organizations in Turkey and worldwide attention. A total of 4 companies, 38 of which are foreigners, have purchased tender files so far. This number is expected to increase further towards the tender date.
İzmir Metropolitan Municipality signed a loan agreement with the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development for the F.Altay - Narlıdere line, which will consist of 7.2 kilometers long 7 station, and completed the necessary procedures for the tender of the works and went on to announce the international tender. The first stage of the 2 auction will be held on January 9. In the first stage, technical proposals will be presented; required evaluation result 2018. and financial proposals will be taken. Following the completion of the tender phase, it is aimed to start the construction of the line. The F.Altay-Narlıdere line, which consists of 2 stations, includes Balçova, Çağdaş, Dokuz Eylül University Hospital, Faculty of Fine Arts (GSF), Narlıdere, Siteler and Kaymakamlık stations.