Izmir Metropolitan Municipality has taken another important step for a clean environment and the Bay. A tender was held for both the collection of waste and the establishment and operation of a waste reception facility for the collection of marine wastes with an integrated management approach.
Izmir Metropolitan Municipality continues its works within the scope of protecting natural resources in the best way and transferring them to future generations. In line with the Swimming Bay target, it has started an important study for the collection of wastes belonging to sea vehicles with an integrated management approach. A tender was held on March 18, 2021 for the collection of wastes belonging to all kinds of domestic and foreign flagged marine vessels, the establishment and operation of a waste reception facility in the maritime and land jurisdiction areas under the responsibility of the Metropolitan Municipality. As a result of the tender, İzmir Metropolitan Municipality subsidiary İZDOĞA A.Ş. and İZBETON A.Ş., a business partnership consisting of 4 companies, has the right to be a contractor. kazanwas. Within the scope of the works to be started after the contract to be made with the contractor, wastes from land and sea will be collected from the ports, piers, docks, marinas, buoys, shipyards, anchorages, fishermen's shelters, which are within the jurisdiction of the Izmir Metropolitan Municipality, and disposal and recycling of the collected wastes. kazanThe entire process will be executed until Work on the establishment of a waste reception facility will also begin.