Ankara Metro System, Phase 1, Turkey

Ankara Metro System, Phase 1

Turnkey construction of 14.6 km heavy rail transit system, 7 km being underground with 12 passenger stations including an operation and maintenance center with parking facility.

GAMA – Guris Joint Venture (50%-50%) executed the detailed design, procurement, construction, test and commissioning of complete civil and building works – incluidng tunneling, building services and tunnel ventilation and installation of all electrical and mechanical subsystems.

The system is equipped with 108 vehicles operating in six-car trains of triplets with 90 second headway moving block automatic train control (ATC) system.

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Ankara, Turkey

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Municipality of Greater Ankara / Turkey General Directorate of EGO

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Ankara Metro Consortium, which is formed by SNC Lavalin (Canada), Bombardier (Canada) and GAMA - Guris JV (Turkey)

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Project Duration

57 Months (March 1993 - December 1997)

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Project Amount

100 Million USD (GAMA portion)

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    [0] => Construction Award - 1994