*Lastly updated on 13.07.2020.
Definition of the Project Work: Samsun - Kalın railway line; It is 378 kilometers long, single-line, without signaling and electrification. Within the scope of the project, the rehabilitation of the line and the integration of the signaling systems were made.
Project Name: Modernisation of Samsun-Kalın Railway Line Project
Beneficiary Institution: General Directorate of Turkish State Railways
Financial Contribution of the EU: 152,7 Million Euros
Total Project Amount: 326,7 Million Euros
Contractor Company: Gülermak Ağır Sanayi İnşaat ve Taahhüt A.Ş. and AZD Praha s.r.o Joint venture under the leadership of Çelikler Taahhüt İnşaat ve Sanayi A.Ş.
Date of the Contract: 12.06.2015
Starting Date of Work: 26.06.2015
Termination Date of the Contract: 04.12.2019
CONSULTING SERVICES CONTRACT
Contractor Company: UBM Uluslararası Birleşmiş Müşavirler Müşavirlik Hizmetleri A.Ş., Ingenieria y Economia del Transporte S.A. (INECO), Mott MacDonald Limited
Date of the Contract: 04.09.2015
Starting Date of Work: 09.09.2015
Termination Date of the Contract: 31.12.2020
Operational Objective of the Line: Mass Passenger and Freight Transportation
Line Length: 378 Kilometres
Line Characteristics: Single Line
Number of Stations: 41
Line Capacity: 54 trains
Operational Train Speed: 70-80 Kilometres / Hour (average) Maximum Speed: 120 Kilometres/Hour
- The temporary acceptance of the line was made on December 16, 2019, and the one-year Defect Notice Period continues.
- Our Ministry has transferred the business to TCDD with the Transfer Delivery Protocol signed on December 17, 2019.
- As of 04 May 2020, scheduled freight transportation has started.
- It is expected that Global Security Report will be received for the start of passenger transportation.