Halkapinar Light Rail System Underground Storage Facility

Izmir Halkapinar underground storage facility was designed to store vehicles of Izmir light rail system. Prota provided preliminary design and shop drawings of the storage facility. The storage facility was designed to store 116 carriages; including 21 carriages and a total of 19 five-unit vehicles. Within the scope of the project, Prota provided ground studies and presents an economical and applicable design method for the municipality. Based on the results of the optimization works, the facility was designed two-storied with cut and cover method and the base elevation of the facility was designed as 15 meters below the ground level. 


  • Locationİzmir, Turkey
  • Clientİzmir Metropolitan Municipality
  • Total Construction Area23.500 m²
  • Term of Contract2014