Minister of Transport and Infrastructure, Adil Karaismailoğlu, regarding the Başakşehir-Kayaşehir Metro Line, said, “We took this metro line with us with the instructions of our President in order to meet the needs of our citizens, since it did not do what it had to do. Hopefully, we will offer it to our citizens in a short time like 18 months. 18 months is a record for a subway line. Hopefully, our goal is to complete this place in 18 months. " said.
Karaismailoğlu made a statement by making examinations at Başakşehir Çam and Sakura City Hospital stations of the Başakşehir-Kayaşehir Metro Line, which is under construction.
Karaismailoğlu said that all sides of the selfless work carried out in Turkey, said they worked feverishly in close to three thousand construction sites across the country.
Stating that they strive to strengthen the quality of life of citizens, Karaismailoğlu said, “Engineering projects, which the world envied with envy, continue on one hand. The needs that make life easier for our citizens are also met. Çanakkale Bridge on one side and Begendik Bridge on the other, Botan Stream. Eğribel Tunnels on one side, subways on one side, high-speed trains on the other… The biggest projects of the whole world are carried out in our country. " he spoke.
Reminding that they opened the 170-kilometer section of the Ankara-Niğde Highway last week, Karaismailoğlu said that the Marmaray and Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridges in Istanbul were completed and put into the service of the citizens.
"The 5th section of the Northern Marmara Motorway will be completed on September 19"
Karaismailoğlu stated that they will complete the 19th section of the Northern Marmara Motorway on September 5, and that the 400-kilometer axis will relieve the traffic of Izmit region.
Karaismailoğlu said: “I hope we targeted the 6th section of the Northern Marmara Highway as December 21st, and we will put it into service. All, as in this study, each point of our work in Istanbul from Turkey also is benefiting. We also have very important works in Istanbul. We have very important investments in Istanbul, especially in the metro area. Our Metrokent-Kayaşehir Line, where the metro station of Başakşehir Çam and Sakura Hospital we are in, is just one of the investments we made in Istanbul.
Our current line is 6,5 kilometers long. There are 4 stations on the line. Starting from Metrokent, Onurkent consists of 15 stations: the station where the city hospital is located, Kayaşehir 4th Region and Kayaşehir Center. Hopefully, when this line is finished, it will be easier for our citizens to reach Çam and Sakura Hospital and we will have completed a significant section of a metro network in Istanbul. With the end of this line, we will provide airport transportation for our citizens in Güngören, Bahçelievler, Bağcılar, Bakırköy and Başakşehir. I hope our ongoing construction Halkalı- When our Airport Line is completed, our people living in this region will have access to both the hospital and the airport. "
"We aim to end the Tavşantepe-Sabiha Gökçen Line as late as next year"
Karaismailoğlu said that the line between Bakırköy Beach and Kirazlı, which is connected to the Başakşehir-Kayaşehir Line, was also built selflessly by the Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure.
He said that with the commissioning of this line, a citizen who gets on the Bakırköy coast can pass Bahçelievler, Bağcılar and Güngören on the D-100 Highway and reach from Metrokent Station to Kayaşehir Station.
Karaismailoğlu stated that the works on the 7,5-kilometer-long Tavşantepe-Sabiha Gökçen Line are also continuing.
“I hope we aim to end the Tavşantepe-Sabiha Gökçen Line by the end of next year. Again, we will provide the airport metro connection with a 7,5-kilometer line. This too Kadıköy- Eagle Line will be connected to Sabiha Gökçen. One of our most important and longest works, there is also a great work on our 37,5 kilometers long Gayrettepe-Kağıthane-Istanbul Airport Line. As you know, our vehicles started to arrive last week, their rails started to go down. After a while, we will start test drives. Hopefully, we will have completed the entire Gayrettepe-Kağıthane Istanbul Airport Line between Kağıthane and Airport by April 2021, and hopefully by September.
31,5 Mileage Halkalı- When our Airport Line is completed, a complete metro network is formed here. We will be knitting under Istanbul like a spider web. The length of the metro investment that our Ministry continues to construct in Istanbul is 91 kilometers. The length of the metro operating in Istanbul is 233 kilometers. When our Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure completes its investments, the total length of the metro line will increase to 324 kilometers. "
"2nd. Assembly of the TBM machine has also been completed.
Stating that they completed Marmaray as a ministry, Karaismailoğlu said that Marmaray HalkalıHe said that they will complete the Istanbul Airport connection with the end in.
Repeating that the Istanbul Airport-Gayrettepe connection will be connected to the Başakşehir-Kayaşehir Metro Line, Karaismailoğlu said: “As you know, we had a ceremony here before. Again, since this hospital did not do what it was supposed to do, we provided the road connection of our hospital to the service of our citizens in a short time like a month so that our citizens could reach the hospital as soon as possible. Again, we took this subway line on us with the instructions of our President in order to meet the needs of our citizens, as it was not doing what it had to do. Hopefully, we will offer it to our citizens in a short time like 18 months. 18 months is a record for a subway line. Hopefully, our goal is to complete this place in 18 months.
You know, the Presidential Decree was issued at the end of April. We took over here like the end of May. It was around 8 percent when we took over. There was no study for a year anyway. I hope we are moving forward with great devotion. Currently, one tunneling machine (TBM) works very quickly. We made their visit today. The assembly of the 2nd TBM machine has also been completed here. Within a week, the second CPC machine will start. "
"Our greatest joy is the happiness that our citizens will feel when they use these works we do"
Adil Karaismailoğlu stated that they will offer the 6,5-kilometer line to the service of Istanbul residents and stated that Başakşehir Çam and Sakura Hospital is one of the most modern hospitals in the world and that the metro connection is of great importance.
Karaismailoğlu completed his words as follows: “Serving the country and the nation is the destiny. Under the leadership of our esteemed President, we strive to hear the prayers of our citizens at every point in our country. As we always say, we say it again; Our greatest joy is our citizens' happiness when they use these works we do. This is the only thing that will relieve our fatigue. For him, we work day and night with all our friends and our team with great devotion.