Izmir Tram Construction Works

Karsiyaka Tram to Open This Year

While the construction works for Karsiyaka and Konak trams continue in Izmir, target date for opening of Karsiyaka Tram is announced as the end of this year.

The track laying of Karsiyaka Tram Project has reached almost to half, where first 700 mt has been laid in Konak Tram Project. Construction works are done by Gulermak.

The 8.8-km-long Karsiyaka Tram will give service between Karsiyaka Port and Mavisehir where 12.7-km-long Konak Tram between F.Altay Square and Halkapinar. Both trams will run every 3-5 minutes.

Hyundai Rotem’s catenary-free trams will run on both lines. The production of tram cars are being finalized at Hyundai Eurotem plant in Adapazari.

Photo: Izmir Metropolitan Municipality

Leave Your Question/Comment

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s