Konya High Speed Train Station

Konya high speed train station project

The new high speed train station project for Konya.

Project Owner: TCDD (Turkish State Railways)

Project Scope: Station will have 7 lines, 3 platforms, restaurants, cafes, bank, post office, VIP/CIP lounges and car park for 117 cars.

Target Commission Date: 2017

Location: Buğdaypazarı area

Contractor: Altındağ İnşaat

Project Area: 75k sqm (32 500 sqm covered area)

Project Cost: TL 30 mn (€ 10 mn)

Trains:

Urban Connection:

  • Project area is 400m away from closest tram station, Kunduracilar. Tram line is 100m from project area, where a new tram station is expected to be constructed.

History:

  • 24.06.2014: Preliminary qualification tender.
  • April 2015: Compulsory purchase started.
  • Tender date postponed to Aug 2015, and finally to May 2016 after 9 postpones.
  • March 2016: TL 20 mn of fund is secured in 2016 budget.
  • 24.05.2016: Offers delivered for tender.
  • 30.07.2016: Altındağ İnşaat is awarded. Project will last 450 days. Target commission date: 2017.

Cover Photo: Konya Governorship

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