Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality, 23 canceled after the Istanbul Election in June, 'Yenikapi - Ataturk Airport Light Metro Line Level Stations Capacity Increase 'tenderni reopened. It was determined that the tender will be repeated in 3 December.
The stations of the Yenikapı Atatürk Airport light metro line will be extended and subway train will be removed to 5. Ataköy, Zeytinburnu, Terazidere, Kocatepe, Yenibosna and Sağmalcılar stations on the line will be extended.
Metro Istanbul A.Ş., affiliated to IMM, approved the tender for 10 June 2019 for the said capacity increase project and announced that the tender will be held in 11 July. After the Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality Presidential Election, the tender was canceled after the change of IMM administration. In the statement about the cancellation of the tender
Article 4734 of the Law başlıklı Cancellation of the Tender Before the Tender Time un of the Law No. 16 states that ihale the tender may be canceled before the tender time if the Contracting Authority deems it necessary or if the documents contained in the tender document prevent the tender from being held and which are not possible to rectify ' has been canceled. ”
Metro Istanbul Inc. Re-approved the tender for 'Yenikapı- Atatürk Airport Light Metro Line Level Stations Capacity Increase' 3 December of the tenderannounced.
In the tender announcement, the nature of the work was stated as follows: “The extension of the platform in M1 Line level stations is the construction of 1700 square meter wall, 1500 square meter paint work and flooring, ceiling, and other fine construction works that occur due to these extension works in accordance with the specifications.”
Yenikapı- Atatürk Airport Light Metro Line Level Stations Capacity Increase works should be completed by March 2020.