Istanbul 3rd Airport Rail System Connection Project Gayrettepe - Airport line drilling works are at the completion stage
Gayrettepe - Airport line drilling works of the Istanbul 3rd Airport Rail System Connection tender to be realized by the General Directorate of Infrastructure Investments (AYGM) have reached the completion stage.
Officials stated that 1% of the 82st section, Gayrettepe - Airport line, has been completed.
As the soundings of the remaining part should be done in the Hastal Barracks, permission from the General Staff is expected. With the necessary permission, drilling will be done and the first cut will be completed as soon as possible. The second part of the project, Airport - Halkalı line drilling works have just begun. At this stage 1. Cutting machines are also 2. cut. After the completion of the work of the line and light rail vehicles are expected to arrive at the announcement stage.
As it is known, the tender for the survey and project works of the line with an approximate cost of 14.625.440 TL kazanA contract was signed with an Yüksel Proje firm on July 27, 2015 for a price of 12.987.330,00 TL. Yüksel Proje firm has been continuing its studies since August.