Balçova cable car facilities will be laid on Saturday for facilities
İzmir Metropolitan Municipality will base the Balçova cable car on Saturday, which will be completely renewed by EU standards. The new ropeway to be implemented with the cost of 12 million TL, will be carrying 1200 people per hour and the cabins will be 8'er people.
Balçova Cable Car Facilities, which are closed to service after the lar non-useable birlikte report of İzmir Branch of the Chamber of Mechanical Engineers, will start to be completely renewed in accordance with alı EU standards hizmet on Saturday (6 April 2013) at 11.00. The cable car, which is among the symbols of the city for many years, will be renewed completely by İzmir Metropolitan Municipality and will be offered to the service of İzmir in a much safer and more modern way. The new ropeway to be implemented with the cost of 12 million TL, will be carrying 1200 people per hour and the cabins will be 8'er people.
How did the process work?
Izmir Metropolitan Municipality, established in 1974 Balçova Teleferik Facilities for many years as a result of the use of the Chamber of Mechanical Engineers Izmir Branch of the technical examination was made. The report, prepared at the end of this review, stated that the use of the facility was 'objectionable' and needed improvement. Evaluating the said report, the Metropolitan Municipality of Izmir closed the facilities at the beginning of 2008 to make improvements on the carrier rope, pulley sets, carrier gondola and terminal posts by working on the preliminary project and technical specifications related to the mechanical parts.
The facility, which is planned to be allocated to the 5-6 pension and is planned to be improved within this period, has been awaiting ğ waiting N for the 2009 to receive information on the implementation of the new regulation in EU norms.
Upon the implementation of the "Cable Transport Installation Regulations Designed to Carry People" by the European Parliament, the Council of the European Union and the Ministry of Industry and Trade, the tender process was started by taking swift action. However, the construction and project tender, which was realized in a short time, was canceled because the contractor company could not complete and submit the documents required for signing the contract. The second tender, which was held later, was canceled by the Public Procurement Authority. The process, which had been disrupted for a long time, started to run again after the 14th Administrative Court of Ankara overturned this decision. Project and construction tender kazanAn agreement was signed between STM company and İzmir Metropolitan Municipality and the site was delivered, and now the foundation will be laid. The new cable car is scheduled to start operating next year.
Source : www.haberekspres.com.t is