Konak tram line began laying rails

Rails of Konak tram line started:Karşıyaka İzmir Metropolitan Municipality, which completed 40 percent of the rail laying works on the tram, started the rail laying works of the Konak line in front of the Air Training Command.

4 on the road to Mustafa Kemal Beach Boulevard on land and sea side. The Konak tramway, projected as a strip, will proceed on the grass floor. In the median, a altı green road, will be created as in Ankara Asphalt.

Prepared to breathe in urban traffic and support transportation with environmental investments Karşıyaka- Another step is taken in Konak tram project. While continuing the construction of tram wagons, workshops and support buildings, Karşıyakaİzmir Metropolitan Municipality, which is continuing its rail laying works, started rail laying process in front of Mustafa Kemal Sahil Boulevard Air Training Command for Konak tram line.


4 on the road to be on the sea and land side on Mustafa Kemal Beach Boulevard. Konak tramway, which is projected on two separate lines as a strip, will be applied as en green section şerit on grass ground.
F.Altay Square - Konak-Halkapinar between 12.7 and 19 stops, 21 will provide service with the Konak Tramway, peak times, 3'er minutes, 4-5 minutes will work at other times.
F. The tramway line, which will start from the side of the market square in Altay Square; Şehit Binbaşı Ali, where the tax office is located, will go to the beach following the official Tufan Street and on the Mustafa Kemal Sahil Bulvarı, two separate lines as land and sea side. will continue. The line that will pass under the pedestrian overpass of Göztepe will continue along the coast and reach Konak.

Izmir Metropolitan Municipality, when deemed necessary for the security of the area during rail laying, the work will be closed in a section of the road as a ği partial ray traffic.


The irregular plants which are not developed in salty ground and in a narrow space in the present state will be arranged and rehabilitated in accordance with the new road profile in coordination with the tram construction works in Mustafa Kemal Sahil Boulevard. In this region, just like the application carried out in Bornova Ankara Asphalt, the new Green Road will be created.

This arrangement will continue to serve as the road traffic to the Beach Boulevard 3 strip going-3 strip arrival. 4 with green section. Along with the tram, the signaling infrastructure will be renewed within the scope of the Smart Traffic System and a safe and sustainable access will be provided.


In addition to this great transportation investment, İzmir Metropolitan Municipality will continue its efforts to bring a number of projects in parallel with the Konak tramway. In this context, in order to facilitate the use of the coast and to facilitate access, Susuzdede and Karataş continue to work on the construction of pedestrian platforms suitable for disabled transportation in the regions. After the completion of the construction of the highway underway, the upper section will be organized and a green area and square arrangement will be made on the shore 42 thousand square meters. In order to overcome the shortage of parking in the region, project works are underway for the construction of an underground car park with a capacity of 2 thousand vehicles in the Göztepe area.


Karşıyaka Metropolitan Municipality, which continues the construction of workshops and support buildings for Karşıyaka line rail laying work exceeded the level of 40 percent.


Konak Tram which has 12.7 kilometer-long 19 stops and 9.87 kilometer-long 15 stops, which were implemented to complement the subway system. Karşıyaka The total cost of the 38 vehicle that will work on these lines with the tram reaches 390 million pounds. The tram lines are scheduled to start service at the end of 2017.



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