Izmir's first tram manufacturer Durmazlar From Makina: The tenders for the 12.6 kilometer Üçkuyular-Halkapinar and 9.7 kilometer Alaybey-Mavişehir tram lines of the Izmir Metropolitan Municipality have been concluded. Gulermak company kazanof the wagons of the tender Durmazlar It was announced that it would be produced in Bursa by the machinery company.
The tender of the Üçkuyular-Halkapınar and Alaybey Mavişehir tram lines held by Izmir Metropolitan Municipality last February for the lowest bid in the bidding of foreign companies such as Korea, China, Spanish and Ukraine. 182 million 144 thousand 261 TL and 38 wagons, 69 million 153 thousand 255 euros for spare parts, Gülermak Heavy Industry and Construction Contracting Firm kazanwas. It was stated that the company carried out metro, tram and rail system projects in Istanbul, Ankara and Eskişehir. Gülermak company produces trams called İpekparmak in Bursa as a sub-contractor to the tram tender. Durmazlar He entered with the machine. of the tender kazanIt will be made from the domestic production Silkworm tram, which makes a trip to Izmir, with the launch of Bursa.
However, the wagon dimensions of the Izmir tram will be larger than the wagons of the 26-meter Bursa tram. Izmir's wagons will be 32 meters long. The tram will be manufactured to work in both directions. Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Aziz Kocaoğlu said, “The biggest reason for this is that a company working in the automotive sub-industry branch in Bursa made a tram draw. The cost is lower than the ones made abroad. entered the tender and kazanthey were,” he said.