Transport and Infrastructure Minister Mehmet Cahit Turhan said that he believes that Turkish construction companies Makyol and Alsim-Alarko, who undertake the construction of the Large Almaty Ring Road Project (BAKAD) in Kazakhstan, will complete the project as soon as possible.
On the first day of his visit, Minister Turhan visited the construction site of the BAKAD project of Turkish construction companies Makyol and Alsim-Alarko in Almaty and the general managers and representatives of companies. Turkey's Ambassador to Astana was also present at the meeting Nevzat awake.
Receiving information from the company representatives about the project, Turhan stated in his speech that the cost of BAKAD project is about 480 million dollars, 40 of the project cost is provided by Alsim-Alarko and the other part is provided by international creditors.
Project shares, Alsim-Alarko percent 30, Makyol and 30 percent 40 X is shared as a record Turhan, 66 kilometer road construction time was 50 months.
Turhan said, ıyla When the road is completed, settlements outside of Almaty will be connected to each other more comfortably, safely and faster. There are 7 pieces junction, 13 overpass on the road. During the construction period, 3 continues to work on building construction sites that will provide employment opportunities for a thousand people. İnşaat
Als-Alarko and as BAKAD in Almaty of Turkey's leading construction companies such as Makyol Turhan voicing welcomed to undertake a large project, "I think this powerful project of experienced and successful Turkish companies in infrastructure projects, I believe they offer the service completed as soon as possible." he said.
He hoped the project would be beneficial to all parties and to the citizens of Kazakhstan.
Alsim-Alarko, Makyol and SK companies, which undertook the BAKAD project initiated as a pilot project within the framework of a cooperation agreement signed with the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development and the International Finance Corporation at 2012, signed a consortium agreement in July last year.
The groundbreaking ceremony of the project took place in May last year in Panfilov village, 30 kilometer from Almaty. Within the framework of the project, it is expected that 66 striped road will be built on the 6 kilometer. The cost of the project is 480 million dollars. 4,5 is planned to be completed within the year.