İzmir Metro A.Ş, one of the companies of İzmir Metropolitan Municipality, signed a new success story. The company's 19-yearly experienced team has created a new vehicle for the system by creating a subway vehicle that is not available after a devoted work.
The, Tools Department sıfır, which performs maintenance, repair and cleaning of the metro vehicles, has also gained the experience of being able to install a subway vehicle from scratch while restoring the vehicle under scrutiny. The effort to return the vehicle registered as baş 518 Train X to the system was called kayıtlı the story of 518, among the employees.
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The staff gathered in the workshop of İzmir Metro to examine the vehicle that was ready to serve and to celebrate the success of the team. İzmir Metro A.Ş., who congratulated everyone who contributed individually due to its success. General Manager Sönmez Alev stated that this knowledge will bring İzmir Metro to larger technical targets.
3 years ago, the container transported from a business outside the line with the contact of the subway car, 518 numbered train could not be used. The experienced team started by examining the damaged vehicle before work. Damage records were removed, the situation was not plausible. It would be necessary to do much more than maintenance and repair, almost zero to make a vehicle. However, İzmir Metro A.Ş. The team was mobilized with great willingness to work. First and foremost, the interior and exterior of the vehicle were completely removed. The process continued with the correction of the bodywork. Then the vehicle's interior equipment, compressor, inter-segment signal wiring harnesses, air conditioners, interior and exterior coatings, seats and painting operations were completed and the vehicle was lowered onto renewed bogies. All mechanical and electrical connections are completed here; traction motor, bellows and air conditioning connections were made. At the end of this challenging process, the vehicle was now ready for the test phase.
In the meantime, the interior and exterior structure of completely renewed and the first-generation ABB vehicles of Izmir Metro Inc. 518 number one car door and glass innovation in the design of the design did not escape. At the end of the static and dynamic tests carried out by the expert teams, which were carried out meticulously, in the workshop and outside the operating hours, the vehicle was able to make voyages. 12 million TL (2.2 million dollars) train, 1.430.800 TL. cost and 2.877 man / hour as a result of work as a brand new vehicle was added to the fleet of Izmir Metro.