Istanbul Metro Is Made By Hyundai Elevator: Hyundai Elevator, which won the tender held by Doğuş Construction, the contractor of the subway construction, has undertaken all the elevator and escalator works of the project.
Hyundai Elevator will implement the first metro project in Europe with the Üsküdar - Ümraniye - Çekmeköy line of the Istanbul metro. With the intention agreement signed between Doğuş İnşaat and Hyundai Asansör, which won the tender for the supply and assembly works of escalators, escalators and elevators within the framework of Üsküdar - Ümraniye - Çekmeköy Metro Construction and Electromechanical Works, Doğuş Construction, the contractor of the construction works of this line, preparations were started.
Hyundai Elevator will supply a total of 20 units - 16 escalators and 250 elevators - at 189 stations on the 61 km metro line. The total cost of the project is 35 million TL.
Hyundai Elevator Co. Ltd. CEO Martin Sanghoe Khan, Hyundai Elevator Turkey General Manager Hakan extra and Dogus spoke Hyundai at the signing ceremony that the Construction Group Chairman Gonul Talu join Elevator Turkey General Manager Hakan extra "This project Hyundai Elevator's not the first subway project received in Europe It is very important for us. We are pleased to be a part of the metro project, which has a very critical place in the solution of Istanbul's growing transportation needs, and to work with Doğuş Construction in this project, ”he said.
Doğuş Construction Group President Gönül Talu made the following evaluations about the project: “Üsküdar - Ümraniye - Çekmeköy metro line is a project that we are very sensitive about. This line is one of the centers where Istanbul is most problematic in terms of transportation. Even during traffic-free hours, it takes 2 hours to reach by car on this route. This is a huge problem. We are pleased to be carrying out this important project that will provide a solution to this problem. The reliability of our business partners with whom we work is very important for the success of the project. With this understanding, we gave the tender for the elevators and escalators of this huge project to Hyundai Elevator with peace of mind. Our goal is to complete the project by the end of 2015 ”.
located at the signing ceremony for Hyundai Elevator Co. from South Korea to Turkey Ltd. Its CEO, Martin Sangho Han; “First of all, I would like to thank the president of Doğuş Construction Group for helping us take part in this project. As you know, Hyundai is a South Korean company. We have a 45 percent local market share and export to more than 60 countries. We have 3 production facilities in South Korea, China and Brazil. Although we are a 30-year-old young company, we compete with companies of a century in the world market. We derive our competitive power from our high technology and know-how. As in all our projects, we will provide the highest quality product and assembly support in this project that we will start with Doğuş Construction. As Hyundai, we are happy to take part in this project with Doğuş Construction Group. " he stated.