Employer: Metropoliten JSC - Sofia Municipality
Contractor: Consortium “Geometro Zemlyane”
Project implementation period: 2016-2018
The design and construction of Zemlyane Metro Depot commenced. The facility will be used for rolling stock maintenance and a train stabling area for Metro Line 3. The Contractor of the project is Consortium “Geometro Zemlyane” with Geostroy AD as the leading partner and Transremontstroy EAD and BIAS M EOOD as members. The project is financed under Operational Programme “Transport and Transport Infrastructure” 2014-2020.
Description of the project:
The future metro depot is partially situated on the territory of the existing Zemlyane Bus Garage. The construction works will not interrupt the normal functioning of the garage. The project envisages the construction of 400 m metro rail lines, a train shed for 26 trains, а two-level repair shop, а four-storey administrative building with 20 parking spaces, a garage for specialized vehicles, a heating station building - a boiler compartment, a train wash on a separate track, а 98-m long maneuver track, a “hot reserve” spare track, a separate track towards the open space storage area south of the repair shop, a power substation, open space storage areas, etc.