Spanish JV involved in Major High Speed Rail Project in Turkey

TPF GETINSA EUROESTUDIOS

TPF Getinsa Euroestudios, S.L. has been working on a major high-speed rail project in Turkey since March. A joint venture, in which TPF is a partner, was awarded the contract to supervise the construction of the Cerkezkoy – Kapikule section of the Halkalı-Kapıkule Railway Line project.

This project has been launched by the Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure of Turkey, and is being financed by the European Union. It involves the construction of a double-track rail line section which is designed for both passenger and freight transport and a speed of 200km/h. Section 1 will extend from Cerkezkoy to Kapikule along a length of 152 km. Construction of 3 stations will also be undertaken on its route, between the station at Kapikule and the Bulgarian Border. This supervision assignment will be carried out in accordance with FIDIC Conditions of Contracts for Construction and it is expected to be accomplished by 2023.