Gulf of Izmir that went hand in increasing the recovery and port capacity from shallow Metropolitan Municipality with TCDD, just as an example to Turkey Aliaga-Menderes line will demonstrate a model of cooperation. Metropolitan Municipality and TCDD, Izmir Gulf for the second time sat on the table.
TCDD, which aims to increase its capacity by expanding Alsancak Port with the municipality that wants to open a circulation channel in the north of the bay and to prevent the shallowness by continuously cleaning the creek mouths, has come to an important point in the studies they have been continuing 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 for the preparation of EIA report and EIA decisions. İZSU, TCDD and DLH officials, who came together for the new cooperation, exchanged views on the works and methods to be carried out. Mayor Aziz Kocaoglu also attended the meeting at the General Directorate of İZSU.
Stating that the Great Gulf Project is directly related to the survival of the Izmir inner gulf, Mayor Kocaoğlu said, k The alluvial flow from the creeks into the bay is flowing. 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, through works such as cleaning and additional line construction for the last two years.
By the end of the summer, we will be able to deepen the creek mouths and certain parts of the Izmir Bay with a crawler that will start to serve in the end, and ensure that it is continuously scanned and the alluvials removed. In addition, the circulation channel to be opened in the north axis will increase the quality of the water and will bring vitality to the bay. Ayrıca
Kocaoglu, the last four years with the Institute of Marine Sciences and Technology of the Dokuz Eylül University and they will carry out the scientific ground for the project by recording that the heavy tonnage ships can not approach the harbor lost blood every day, increasing the depth of the city's economy will be strengthened, he added. TCDD officials 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.