The Halkapınar Bridge, where the Konak tram line will pass, is under the spotlight: Izmir Metropolitan Municipality will decide whether or not to reinforce some of the designated bridges.
Izmir Metropolitan Municipality, with the Göztepe and Bayraklı pedestrian overpass made in 1997, took action to determine the structural safety of the Halkapınar Transportation Overpass Bridge over the Konak tram line.
STRENGTHENING AND RENOVATION
According to the report to be prepared by Dokuz Eylul University, it will be decided whether the bridges should be strengthened and renewed. Izmir Metropolitan Municipality, to start construction of Üçkuyular-Halkapınar
The tramway line is planned to pass through the Halkapınar vehicle overpass bridge and will undergo technical inspection to determine the safety of the structure under vehicle and tram loads.
WIDE CONTROL CONTROLS
The same technical report will be prepared on the overpass of Halkıpınar pedestrian bridge as well as on the Göztepe Şehit Kerem Oğuz Erbay overpass on 1997 at Mustafa Kemal Sahil Boulevard and on the Bayraklı pedestrian crossing at Altınyol. The structure safety of this old bridge will be checked. Metropolitan Municipality will apply to Dokuz Eylul University for technical opinion on three bridges.
Dokuz Eylul University Faculty of Engineering will conduct extensive checks on bridges. The protocol will be signed between the Municipality and the University. According to the report, bridges will be strengthened and renewed.