Başkentray Project Ankara-Sincan: TCDD has approved the tender of the Başkentray Project, which includes the reconstruction of the Sincan-Ankara-Kayaş train lines. Ankara-Xinjiang section of the project will be completed in 15 months and Ankara-Kayaş stage will be completed in 18 months.
Turkish State Railways (TCDD), the Board of Directors, Sincan-Ankara-Kayaş containing the reconstruction of railways in BAŞKENTRAY project tender, the lowest bid, has approved the Gülermak-Kolin Business Partnership 186 million 235 thousand 935 euros bid. The Ankara-based Başkentray Project, which will make a major contribution to Ankara's urban passenger transport, also includes many innovations. Ankara-Istanbul, Ankara-Konya and Ankara-Sivas High-Speed Train projects will be provided with the Ankara-Ankara integration of the Başkentray Project, which is planned to carry 36 million passengers annually.
184 mileage rail
The existing 4 road between Ankara-Behiçbey will be on 2 for 2 units, 2 units and 6 units. A total of 2 roads will be built between Behiçbey and Sincan, including the 2 high speed train, 1 suburban and 5 conventional trains. Between Ankara and Kayas, there will be 2 suburban units, 1 units and 1 units for 4 units. 36 mileage will be laid on the total 184 kilometer. Within the scope of the project, 25 platform, 13 highway underpass, 2 highway overpass, 26 pedestrian underpass and 2 pedestrian overpass will be constructed.
The stations will be made available to disabled citizens. Each station will be built with escalators and elevators. Closed station areas where passengers can meet their needs such as food, books, newspapers in Sincan, Lale, Etimesgut, Hippodrome, Yenişehir, Mamak and Kayaş will be formed. Yenişehir station located in the city center at the bottom, the other 6 station on the station will be built modern buildings.
Integrates with subway lines
BAŞKENTRAY Project will be integrated with existing rail systems in Ankara. With the Keçiören Metro, connections will be made in Ankara Gar, with the Batıkent Metro station in Yenişehir Station and with Ankaray in Kurtuluş and Maltepe stations. A modern garage will be constructed in the Emirler so that passengers in the western part of Ankara can use YHT before the arrival of the Ankara Garage.
2,5 a train per minute
There will also be a place to carry out new passenger services and shopping places. The suburban line will be separated from transit railway traffic and will be transformed into a more functional, high standard, comfortable, safe and preferable transportation type for time, operation and user. With the signal system to be installed, 2,5 will be able to operate a commuter train in minutes. The Ankara-Sincan section of the Başkentray Project is planned to be completed in 15 months and the Ankara-Kayaş section will be completed in 18 months.
Source : the site www.hurriyet.com.tr