Ring Kapıkule Railway Construction Tender Results Finalized provided: Republic of Turkey State Railways (TCDD) Ring-Kapıkule Transportation and Infrastructure Ministry for the cutting of Railway Project Saray-Kapıkule (UAB) of the EU Investment Agency IPA (Financial Assistance Fund for Pre-Accession) infrastructure caused as Hibel and The turnkey construction contract for superstructure (including signaling and electrification) amounting to 523 million 899 thousand 700 Euros was signed with the partnership of Salini (Italy) -Kolin and entered into force. However, the project must be approved at the European Union Tender website, TED Europe, in order to be given a start-up order. With this approval, 275 million euros, which is the amount donated for the project, will be transferred to the project account.
The total investment cost for the project is expected to be around 1 billion Euros. 275 million euros will be provided by the EU hibeyl with this project, the EU will be the largest investment projects carried out in Turkey.
The Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure, General Directorate of European Union Affairs and Foreign Relations, the Directorate of European Union Investments, Halkalı Kapıkule Railway Line Çerkezköy Kapıkule Section Construction Work tender 6 companies had bid.
Tender 489.156.800,00 EURO proposal Gülermak + Alsim Alarko Joint Venture He had won. However, although the technical competence is approved as a result of the objections made, it is the second partnership which offers approximately 35 million Euro higher bid than Gülermak + Alsim Alarko Partnership. Kolin Construction and Salini Partnership, 523 million 899 thousand 700 announced that they have signed contracts for the tender. From this link You can see the official description of Salini.
35 million Euro will be accepted by the EU?
The highly anticipated Salini Kolin Partnership is anticipated whether the agreement signed by the EU will be approved or not. There is even a danger of 35 million Euros, which will be due to a serious figure of 275 million Euros in between.
What is included in the scope of the tender?
The tender was carried out between Çerkezköy and Kapıkule Sections of the Halkalı Kapıkule Railway Line Project with telecommunication, signaling and electrification systems. 200 km / h It includes the construction of a new railway line consisting of double tracks with operating speed. The existing electric single line will be rearranged at Çerkezköy and Edirne stations to connect to new lines.
Buildings to be designed within the scope of the project
- Project speed: 200 km / h
- Total 230 km Double Line
- 5 Station and 2 sayding
- 6 Viaduct
- 24 Railway Bridge
- 2 Tunnel
- 7 On-Off Tunnel
About Halkalı Kapıkule Railway
extending to the border with Bulgaria güzergâhıyl in Istanbul, Halkalı-Kapıkule Railway Line project is geographically symbolizes the binding Turkey to the EU. the development of the EU and Turkey to each other directly connecting lines for both sides as well as being of strategic importance according to the project's TEN-T corridors EU - Turkey - Asia that will ensure the rail link also has a special significance.
The project consists of 3 parts: Halkalı Ispartakule, Ispartakule Çerkezköy and Çerkezköy-Kapıkule. The construction of the 155 km Çerkezköy-Kapıkule section of the project will be realized with the co-financing of the European Union and our country, and a total of 275 million Euros of EU funds will be used. Other parts of 76 km are equal zamIt will be built immediately by the General Directorate of TCDD with national budget possibilities.
With the completion of the project, a double-line, 231 km / hour high speed train line for passenger and freight transport will be built on a 200 km route between Halkalı Kapıkule.
275 Million Euro Grant from BA
The load carrying capacity of the Halkalı Kapıkule Railway Line will increase significantly with the construction of the Çerkezköy Kapıkule section. From the European Union (EU) for construction 275 million euros With the completion of the project, which will be used as a grant, a high standard railway connection with European countries will be achieved.