Kartepe Mayor Mustafa Kocaman, the contractor who undertook the construction of the ropeway project, but failed to start the project, citing economic reasons, separated the roads with the company Valter.
the ÖzgürkocaelAccording to the report of Cemalettin Öztürk from; “President Kocaman said,“ We invited the company after he took office, he came. We asked him to start the project as soon as possible. He asked us for 3 months. We gave that time. However, he could not start the project within the time we gave. We unilaterally terminated the contract. We will put our plan B into effect. ”
10 DECEMBER FOUNDED IN 2018
50 construction of the Ropeway Line Project between Derbent and Kuzuyayla goes back a year ago. Despite the attempts made in different periods, the project could not be implemented. Hüseyin Üzülmez, who was elected as the Mayor of Kartepe in the local election in 2014, worked for 3 year to start the cable car project. The tender was held in September of 2017. Tender, the world-famous Valter Elevators in the construction of the cable car was undertaken. Basis of the Project
10 Discarded on December 2018. Speaking at the groundbreaking ceremony, the company manager pledged to complete the project on February 2020.
NOT A NAIL HAS BEEN PULLED AFTER THE FOUNDATION
The Walter company undertook the project with a build-operate-transfer model and sought credit for starting the project after the groundbreaking ceremony. However, the project could not be started when the loan requested by foreign and domestic banks could not be obtained. After a long wait last April, Kocaeli Governor Hüseyin Aksoy and Kartepe Mayor Mustafa Kocaman invited the management of the company to the city to undertake the construction of the project. Company managers came to the city and met with Governor Aksoy and Mayor Kocaman and asked for 3 months for them to start the project.
TENDER ONE SIDED TERMINATED
The company management could not start the project within three months. After the expiry of the term, President Mustafa Kocaman, announced that the tender unilaterally terminated. Speaking to our newspaper, Kocaman said, “It is sad and unfortunate that the 50 annual dream of the city has come to this situation. We showed very good intentions and conveniences so that the company started to work. Despite all our good intentions, the firm did not keep its promises. We decided and unilaterally terminated the contract. In the coming period, we put our plan B into operation and we will surely realize the 50 annual dream of ropeway project of the city ”. The tender for the ropeway project will now be held in the coming days.
100 MILLION WILL BE COST
50 in Kartepe, which is described as an annual dream and a large number of trees over the forests of Izmit Gulf and Sapanca Lake at the same time to reach the summit of the giant project, 100 million TL was expected to cost. 4 thousand 960 meter line between Derbent-Kuzu Yayla promenade area, which is the first stage of the ropeway planned to be constructed in two stages, would be operated for the year 29. The ropeway line to be constructed with Build-Operate-Transfer model would be two-way and 3 rope. After the completion of the first stage, the second stage of the project was to be held between Seka Camp and Derbent.