The tender process has been completed in the Kartepe Cable Car Project, which Kocaeli Metropolitan Municipality wants to start the construction of as soon as possible. Two companies participated in the tender held at the end of March. After the evaluation made by the tender commission, it was stated that the tender was awarded to the partnership of Grand Yapı and Doppelmayr, which submitted a bid of 335 million TL. In the statement made by the Metropolitan Municipality, it was noted that there is a 10-day legal objection process and if no objection is received within this period, a contract will be signed with the partnership of Grand Yapı and Doppelmayr.
CARRY 1500 PEOPLE PER HOUR
The cable car line that will run between Derbent and Kuzuyayla will be 4 thousand 695 meters. In the cable car project, which will include 2 stations, 10 cabins for 73 people will serve. The elevation distance on the cable car line with a capacity of 1500 people per hour will be 1090 meters. Accordingly, the starting level will be 331 meters and the arrival level will be 1421 meters. The distance between the two stations will be exceeded in 14 minutes. The cable car line is planned to be completed and put into service in 2023.