Gulf of Izmir that went hand in increasing the recovery and port capacity without shallowing Metropolitan Municipality with TCDD, just sample again Aliaga-Menderes in Turkey as it is in line to reveal a model of cooperation.
Izmir Metropolitan Municipality and TCDD, which have exhibited an exemplary cooperation in order to bring the 80 kilometer rail system to Izmir in Aliağa Menderes line, sat for the second time at the cooperation table for İzmir Bay.
Aiming to open a circulation channel in the north of the Gulf and to prevent the shallowness by constantly clearing the creek mouths, the Metropolitan Municipality and the State Railways aiming to increase the capacity by expanding the port have reached an important point in their studies for months. Within the scope of İzmir Bay and İzmir Port Rehabilitation Project, TCDD has signed a contract with the company that will provide consultancy services to prepare the EIA report and to take the decisions of the EIA.
İZSU, TCDD and DLH officials, who came together for this new cooperation started in the Gulf, exchanged views on the works and methods to be carried out. Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Aziz Kocaoglu also attended the meeting at the General Directorate of IZSU.
Urban economy will also strengthen
Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Aziz Kocaoglu said that the Great Gulf Project was directly related to the continuation of the life of the Izmir Bay, and said, iyet There is an alluvial flow from the creeks to the Gulf. These alluviums gradually fill and fill the gulf. We have seriously revised the Grand Canal Project, which started with a work of more than one year, with the works we have done for the last two years, such as cleaning and additional line construction. By the end of the summer, we will continue to serve the deep sea in the creek mouths and certain parts of the Gulf of Izmir with a crawler vessel that will start to serve and we will ensure that the bay is continuously scanned and alluvials are removed. In addition, the circulation channel to be opened on the northern axis of the Gulf will improve the quality of the water and bring vitality to the Gulf. Ayrıca
President Kocaoglu, the last four years, Dokuz Eylul University and the Institute of Marine Sciences and Technology to carry out the project to form the scientific base of the project by recording, due to the heavy tonnage ships could not approach the harbor lost blood every day, together with the increase of the depth of the Izmir economy will be strengthened, he added.
TCDD officials also gave information about the works to be done at the port. Company officials who will provide consultancy services within the scope of the tender opened by TCDD also attended the meeting.