Metal Shed Collapsed At Astana Railway Station

Metal Shed Collapsed At Astana Railway Station

Part of a platform shelter was blown away in the wind at Astana railway station on Wednesday, the press office of JSC National Company Kazakhstan Temir Zholy (KTZ) said.

In the capital of Kazakhstan at the railway station collapsed canopy. According to preliminary data, nobody suffered.

In Astana, the metal canopy of the railway station collapsed on the train. About it reports «the WORLD 24». Local media reported that the victims and injured in the incident. However, official confirmation of this yet.

Metal Shed Collapsed At Astana Railway Station

Astana Railway Station is the main station in Astana, the capital of Kazakhstan. The current station can handle 7,000 travellers a day, as part of the infrastructure build up to EXPO 2017 the station is due to be rebuilt near Mynzhyldyk Alley with a new capacity of 12,000.

The new 45,000 ft² terminal building has an enclosed space of 110,000m², a 70,000m² car park and a 2,550m-long railway platform. It was designed by the Turkish company Tabanlıoğlu Architects. The design was awarded first place in the MIPIM AR Future Projects Award.

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