ÇİMTAŞ STEEL IS TO DELIVER THE WORLD'S TALLEST FLAGPOLE
Early this year, Çimtaş Steel of Turkey has been awarded a contract to Supply, Fabricate, and Transport the steel sections of Azerbaijan’s new flagpole to stand at the existing “National Flag Square” in Baku.
Çimtaş Steel, is the fabricator of choice for the 2 of the Top 5 Longest Suspension Bridges in the World, including the work-in-progress “1915 Çanakkale Bridge” that will soon be opened to traffic in March 2022. The bridge will be the longest one in the World with its main span length of 2023 meters, which proudly signifies the 100th anniversary of foundation of the Republic of Turkey.
From the very beginning of Baku’s new flagpole project, Çimtaş Steel decided to launch an office in Baku to be closer to the client and provide its integrated solutions over the course of the project. Later, in May 2021, a fully owned subsidiary of Çimtaş Group, “Çimtaş Steel Construction LLC” was registered in Azerbaijan, and shortly after, Baku office has become operational. This event marks an important step on Çimtaş Steel’s journey to expand its geographical footprint in the South CIS market.
Çimtaş Group, founded in 1973 in Turkey, consists of 5 companies with 7 shops (6 in Turkey & 1 in China), with an aggregated annual fabrication capacity of over 320,000 tons. Fabrication and Installation track record exceeds 1.2 million tons with deliveries to 40+ countries over the course of its 48 years’ experience in the market.
Çimtaş is the largest subsidiary of ENKA Construction (https://www.enka.com/) which was founded back in 1957. ENKA is a global EPC (Engineering, Procurement and Construction) company that designs and builds major international projects. ENKA is among the top 100 international contractors and most recently ranked 70th on the “Top 250 International Contractors” list of ENR (Engineering News Record), published in August 2021.
Çimtaş Steel (https://www.cimtas.com/), as the Flagship Company of Çimtaş Group, is the leading international steel fabricator having immense expertise in large scale fabrication and being the sole fabricator of record-breaking steel structures such as The World’s longest suspension bridge, tallest pressure vessel, tallest flagpole, 2nd highest high-rise building, and 4th longest suspension bridge.
Çimtaş Steel, with its diversified business segments including but not limited to: Structural Steel, Pressurized Equipment, Steel Wind Towers, Installation, Modularization, and Offshore Structures, strives to deliver high quality Engineering, Procurement, Welded fabrication, Assembly, and Installation services; safely, on time and at the least total cost to the top tier global customers.