Istanbul Metro International Award

mraniye Ataşehir Göztepe Subway
mraniye Ataşehir Göztepe Subway

International Award to Istanbul Metro; Built by Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality, Ümraniye-Ataşehir-Göztepe Metro won first prize in the “Infrastructure Design” category at AEC Excellence Awards, one of the world's most important architectural competitions. The award ceremony will take place in November at the 19 Autodesk University in Las Vegas.

Ümraniye-Ataşehir-Göztepe Metro won the first place in the Project Infrastructure Large category in the EC Large Project klas category at the AEC Excellence Awards, which is known as one of the most prestigious sectoral competitions in the world.

8 project from 40 country participated in this year's contest. Ümraniye-Göztepe Metro, which was implemented by IMM, has joined the “Afsluitdijk - Largest Dike of the Netherlands-Levvel - BAM, Van“ Oord won the Rebel projects, leaving behind.

Turkey's technology and its innovative approach in the construction area will offer the opportunity to share with the entire world AEC Excellence Awards competition in our country, we have achieved first place for the first time. The award ceremony will take place on Tuesday, November at the Autodesk University in Las Vegas.


Ümraniye - Ataşehir - Göztepe Metro Line will consist of 13 km and 11 stations. The route, which is planned to provide a significant solution to the transportation problems of the Anatolian Side, will take 20 minutes between Ümraniye and Göztepe. The line will be able to serve 350 thousand people per day.

Fully Automatic Driverless Metro will work as Ümraniye - Ataşehir - Göztepe line, full length platform separator doors will be used for security. Excavation works, 4 tunneling machine (TBM) began with the line, is intended to be completed in 2022 year.

The works on the Ümraniye-Ataşehir-Göztepe Metro Line, one of the metro projects that were stopped in the last period, were restarted with a ceremony attended by İBB President Ekrem İmamoğlu.


AEC Excellence Awards, BIM “Building Information Modeling ındaki in architecture, engineering and construction from around the world (Building Information Modeling) processes and projects that use the most innovative technology compete in the Infrastructure and Superstructure Design and Construction categories and are one of the most prestigious sectoral competitions in the world.

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