TURKEY - BURSARAY LIGHT RAIL SYSTEM, LINE B EAST, BURSA

Tekfen Job No:

288

Location:

Bursa, Turkey

Client:

Metropolitan Municipality of Bursa

Contractor:

Tekfen Construction and Installation Co., Inc. - Siemens Consortium

Tekfen Portion:

61%

Commencement:

24/10/2004

Completion:

15/06/2008

Bursa, an industrial city located at a distance of 250 km from Istanbul, has been one of the main regions of focus for Tekfen. The project, covering construction works of the Bursaray Light Rail System Line B, East, was awarded to Tekfen - Siemens Consortium by the Metropolitan Municipality of Bursa.

The Project, under Bursaray scheme, comprises the construction of a two-track railway of 4.857 m long, called Line-B between Demirtaflpafla - Arabayata¤› districts of the city. An underground station at Demirtaflpafla, 1 elevated station at Gökdere, partly below grade and consecutively 4 at-grade (street level) stations at Davutdede, Duaç›nar›, Hastane and Arabayata¤› districts. 1.033 m long cut & cover tunnel was built at the west of Gökdere Station, that contains two emergency exits.

The scope also covers the construction of a viaduct of 12 piers and 2 abutments of 460 m long over Gökdere.

HIGHLIGHTS

Earthworks: 239.285 m3
Reinforced Concrete: 77.525 m3
Fill: 112.441 m3
Painting: 17.829 m2
Brick Wall: 366 m3
Track Laying: 9.714 m