Doha Gold Line Metro

DOHA Gold Line Metro

Doha Metro Gold Line Underground project that was started in 2014 has been completed and has opened to the Public on November 21, 2019 Within the scope of Gold Line Underground project, a tunnel of 22.841 kilometers of length has been constructed with an excavation diameter of 7,15 meters. 128.000 tunnel segments were used along the line.

During the construction of the tunnels 6 Tunnel Boring Machines (TBM) were used simultaneously.
2,5 million cubic meters of excavation was made for just 10 underground stations.

Oyak RoRo Port

For Yarımca RoRo Berth Control Works: ECAP

ECAP signed a new contract with OYAK Group and his Japan based partner Nippon Yusen Kaisha Line Group (NYK Group) to provide project management and supervision services for OYAK Ro-Ro Port, which will be implemented in Yarımca / İzmit.

ECAP’s services for this investment commenced in 2017 with various engineering studies for the terminal infrastructure and continued in 2018 with the design of multi-story car park with a covered area of 220,000m2.

Annual handling capacity of the investment upon completion is estimated as 780,000 vehicles per year. As per this newly signed agreement, ECAP will provide project management and supervision services during the construction stage through its expert team to be deployed in the project site supported by its head office personnel.

Sasa, Petrokimya Tesisinin tasarımı için ECAP’ı tercih etti

SASA trusted ECAP with Design for new Petrochemical Plant

ECAP, within April 2019, signed a contract towards the master planning services of a petrochemical port, investment of which is intended by SASA Polyester Sanayi A.Ş in Yumurtalık / Adana.

Scope of the Project covers; determination of port layout in line with the requirements of the envisaged petrochemical facilities and environmental conditions along with planning of the breakwaters, various berths, storage facilities, dredging & reclamation works, cooling water intake and discharge structures, including required numerical modelling studies.

Khan Academy TR Celebrates its 5th Anniversary!

Khan Academy TR Celebrates its 5th Anniversary!

The first international initiative of the world’s biggest free online educational platform Khan Academy, founded by the STFA Group, Khan Academy TR celebrates its 5th anniversary. Operating under the roof of the STFA foundation, the “Foundation for Translation of Scientific and Technical Publications”, Khan Academy TR continues to grow as a movement of corporate social responsibility and volunteering , with the aim of providing equal opportunities for all in education.

Khan Academy TR lessons reach out to schools all around Turkey through a protocol signed with the Ministry of National Education. Khan Academy’s library includes a wide range of subjects from Math to Astronomy or from Art to Finance. Khan Academy’s library is not limited to students but provides an opportunity to anyone to improve themselves with the idea of lifelong learning. The platform draws a personalized learning map for each user, offers thousands of videos, articles and interactive exercises. Khan Academy is available in 36 languages today, used by 100 million students and 2 million teachers in schools every year. Being among one of the most important digital content providers in Turkey, Khan Academy TR is a stakeholder in the educational reform taking place all around the world as well as in Turkey.

Khan Academy TR has delivered 60 million online lessons in 5 years and has reached out to 10 million learners. Some of them were able to get into university and others obtained their university diploma thanks to those lessons. While some students could finally grasp the subject they had not understand back in high school, others mastered a topic they had imagined to study in the school of their dreams… Khan Academy TR became the biggest school in Turkey for anyone who wants to learn… This is not a source of pride only on the part of the Khan Academy TR team, but the whole the STFA family. At STFA, we believe that building the future can only happen through investing in the youth and we continue working with all our strength to carry our country forward on the path blazed by our founders. We consider ourselves as having reached our aim if we enlightened the future of even one single person…

First Caisson Has Been Successfully Submerged In Nador Port Project

First Caisson Has Been Successfully Submerged In Nador Port Project

In Nador Port Project, which is constructed in Morocco; the first caisson has been successfully submerged. Following the installation of the superstructure (steel grids and generators) and pumps to the C3A caisson (dimensions 21,30 m x 28,30 m x 25,70 m) with a weight of 8.300 tons, it was transported to the Barge by using 50 Nos of hydraulic jacks each 250 t capacity.

3.150 m3 concrete and 702 t rebar were used in the said caisson.

We would like to congratulate our colleagues for this great achievement and wish them continuous success.

STFA’s Tevitöl Future Camp Received Most Innovative Corporate Social Responsibility Award

STFA’s Tevitöl Future Camp Received Most Innovative Corporate Social Responsibility Award

The winners of annual “TISK Corporate Social Responsibility Awards” organized by the Turkish Confederation of Employer Associations (TISK) were announced. Projects are evaluated based on comprehensiveness, efficiency, good practice, innovativeness and sustainability, and 9 companies received social responsibility project awards.

STFA’s Future Camp Project, launched with the goal of creating resources for TEVITOL (Turkish Education Foundation Inanç Türkeş Private High School) and focusing on education of gifted children, received the Most Innovative Corporate Social Responsibility Award.

As a project that is designed to make sure that TEVITOL, our country’s prominent educational institution focusing on gifted children, can reach out to more number of gifted and impoverished children, TEVITOL Future Camp, out of 58 projects, received the Innovativeness Award since it involves collaboration with the leading Turkish companies.

TEVITOL Future Camp, an project aiming to help students to get to know themselves better and to discover their tendencies, interests and professional abilities before choosing a university, was launched in summer under the leadership of STFA, and leading Turkish companies supported the project by making sure that their staff’s children benefit from this program.

STFA And The Korean Giant HYUNDAI Elevator Have Signed A Partnership Agreement

STFA And The Korean Giant HYUNDAI Elevator Have Signed A Partnership Agreement

Making a powerful entry into the Turkish Market in 2010 with the collaboration of STFA Group, the Korean Giant Hyundai Elevator; carried its decision to invest in Turkey one step further with the partnership agreement it has signed. The company, with 51 percent of the shares in the new structuring will continue its activities as Hyundai Elevator Turkiye. Achieving its highest success rate outside Korea, China and India in our country was instrumental in this decision of Hyundai Elevator which carries out big and high-quality projects in the World such as subways and train stations as well as various airports, business centers and skyscrapers.

Hyundai Elevator, which also plans to manufacture in Turkey, is intending to position Turkey as a base for managing business in the Balkans and the Eastern European market.

With the partnership agreement, Hyundai Elevator Co. Ltd. has owned in a rate of 51 percent majority stake. This investment in Turkey is an important indicator in terms of foreign investment and confidence in our country as Hyundai Elevator considers Turkey as an example of a successful foreign market among its global operations.

In the signing ceremony that was held at STFA Holding on July 19, 2016; Hyundai Elevator CEO Bob Jang, Hyundai Elevator CSO Crispino KJ Song, Hyundai Elevator’s Head of Global Strategy & Dev. Dept. Hanbaek Joe, Işıklar Holding Board Member Uğur Işık, STFA Group Board Member Alp Taşkent, STFA Group CEO Yetik Kadri Mert, Hyundai Elevator Turkiye Managing Director Hakan Ek participated.

STFA’s First Sustainability Report Received Three Awards In The U.S.

STFA Investment Holding’s first sustainability report received three communication awards at the 2014 Inspire Awards Corporate Publishing Competition, organized by the U.S.-based communication platform, LACP LLC (League of American Communications Professionals).

Our report, considered in the Hybrid Media (Combination of Print, Web/Multimedia and/or Video) category, distinguished itself among thousands of applications from 12 countries in Asia, Europe and America.

Evaluated in nine separate criteria, as varied as creativity, artwork, readability, message clarity, ease of navigation, variety of features, audience focus, perceived relevance and first impression, our report earned a perfect 100 points from the judges and earned the awards listed below.

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New Project Of Al Habtoor – STFA Soil Group

Al Habtoor–STFA Soil Group LLC has received LOI (letter of Intent) on March 29, 2015 to sign contract for the “Enabling Works of Royal Atlantis Project, on Palm Jumeirah, Dubai – U.A.E” Project. It is located on the crescent of The Palm and next to the Atlantis Hotel, the resort will stand 46 stories tall and feature private gardens and infinity pools.

The Client is Atlantis The Palm Limited, the PMC is Faithful and Gould and the Consultant is WSP. Our scope includes 992mt sheet piling works, 70,000m3 excavation works and total 2,282 number of building piles from 24m to 32m. The diameter of piles are from 750mm to 1500mm