Stone-Mahmutbey Metro Had Turkey's Pride

One of the biggest metro projects in Istanbul, Kabataş-Mecidiyeköy-Mahmutbey Metro is located in 22,5 AEC Excellence Awards. The first 2017 projects will be announced on Friday, September.

Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality's most important investment in 22,5-kilometer underground Metro Stone-Mecidiyeköy-Mahmutbey, Turkey is proud of. The metro project, which will be the first driverless service on the European side of Istanbul, will be held at the '2017 AEC Excellence Awards 2017', which is one of the most important awards in the world. 3 became the finalist with the 32 project from 145 project. The first 8 projects will be announced in Las Vegas on Friday, September 3.

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Building Information Modeling (BIM), which is adopted by many countries in Europe, such as the US and the UK, to standardize in public procurement, is also used in countries hosting major projects in the world such as Dubai and Qatar.


BIM, which means the creation of 3 computer model of all kinds of information related to a structure such as Architecture, Statics, Mechanics and Electricity, has no regulations or specifications in our country. 5D BIM makes time and physical progression of the structure more understandable by minimizing problems encountered during field production. The 5-sized building model minimizes costs and costs and facilitates the construction of the project, avoiding time and cost wastage.


5D BIM is being implemented for the first time in a public project in Turkey. Among the projects in our country, 3 billion 710 million pounds in such a large infrastructure investment in the implementation of a first Ül

Stone-Mecidiyeköy-Mahmutbey Metro infrastructure projects in a very difficult 5D BIM in that the standard and competition to enter the first 8 between the superstructure projects with these standards in Turkey and the very great importance in terms of showing the point reached in the subway technology Istanbul.

Although still in its early stages 5D BIM in Turkey, Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality Department of Rail Systems are tender according to the standards of all rail projects. This success of the Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality, was the pioneer for many projects in Istanbul and Turkey.


Turkey's BIM Model 5D with the first subway tendered 22,5 Mecidiyeköy-Mahmutbey Stone-kilometer Line, consists of 19 2 stations and viaducts. 8, which has the most important and densest population in Istanbul, will be integrated into separate districts and will be one of the main spine-rail systems of Istanbul Metro.

The tunnel excavation was completed between Mecidiyeköy and Mahmutbey. Mecidiyeköy-Mahmutbey part of the line is planned to open in the second half of 83, while Mecidiyeköy-Kabataş is planned to be put into service at 2018 due to archaeological excavation at Besiktas station.

Current Railway Tender Schedule

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Procurement Notice: Heating of Stations and Maintenance of Boilers

September 12 @ 14: 00 - 15:00
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Tender Notice: Rubber Coating of Level Crossing at Tekirdağ-Muratlı Line

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About Levent Ozen
Every year, high-speed rail sector, the European leader in the growing Turkey. Investments in railways, which take this speed from high-speed trains, continue to increase. In addition, with the investments made for transportation in the city, the stars of many of our companies making domestic production shine. It is proud that Turkish high-speed tren national train ”production has been started in addition to the companies producing domestic tram, light rail and subway vehicles. We are very happy to be in this proud table.

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