Kabataş - Introducing high-tech trams that will work on the Bağcılar Tram Line and examining the landscaping works in the Historic Peninsula on site, President Topbaş reminded that the Historic Peninsula was pedestrian step by step.
Kadir Topbaş, Mayor of Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality, Kabataş - Introduced new high-tech tram vehicles that will work on the Bağcılar Tram Line. Taking the journalists to Sultanahmet Square with his own tram, President Kadir Topbaş examined the Sultanahmet Square landscaping works on site and explained the efforts of pedestrianization of the Historic Peninsula.
A large number of members of the press attended the Fatih Mayor Mustafa Demir, as well as Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality Deputy Secretary General Mevlut Vural and Muzaffer Hacimustafaoglu and Head of Science Department Abdurrahman Uçak and ULAŞIM A.Ş. General Manager Ömer Yıldız also attended.
Kabataş - Bağcılar becomes one line
Kadir Topbaş, Mayor of Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality, made a statement to journalists in Sultanahmet Square. Kabataş Stating that all 37 low-floor tram vehicles purchased in order to meet the increasing passenger demand in the Bağcılar Line have been tested and the number of trams in the line will increase to 92 with the vehicles to be put into service;
“Serving as two separate lines with the new low-floor trams purchased Kabataş-Zraktifburnu and Zeytinburnu-Bağcılar Tram Lines will be converted into a single line. The floors of the Zeytinburnu-Bağcılar Line are made low-floored. After a month Kabataşto Bağcılar will be served as a single line. Since the vehicles are low based, there are no steps or obstacles in the vehicle. In this way, passengers with disabilities will also be able to move comfortably inside the vehicles. ”
37 will drop to 2 minutes with new tram
Emphasizing that the latest technological innovations are applied in the vehicles purchased and the front part of the tram is designed in the form of red tulips, which is the symbol of Istanbul, Mayor Kadir Topbas, that the electric drive motors used in high-speed train technology are used in the production of these trams for the first time; High emergency braking acceleration is aimed at safer passenger traffic, vehicles are controlled by a closed-circuit camera system and trams can be tracked along the line with GPS.
Although they received many complaints about the voyages on this line, but there are a few companies in the world to produce wagons 2 years ago, but they can only receive orders from President Topbas, 37 the new tram number of vehicles in the line 92'ye by drawing attention, lar so far 5 made a minute voyages will now be reduced to 2 minutes. This will be an important relief even if you have a very serious journey request. People are equipped with advanced technology and will make a fast, high quality, comfortable and safe journey. İnsanlar
'Express Tram Line' between Tophane and Sultanahmet
Kadir Topbaş, who expressed that they had stepped up the historic peninsula by clearing them from buses and valuable vehicles, said that the tourists transported from the Galata Port to the Sultanahmet area will now be transported with the 'Express Tram Line'. Topbas, la Tourists descending from the ship on Tuesday Market will be transported to the Sultanahmet area quickly and comfortably with the trams designed and decorated very well. Thus, the historic peninsula will be completely rid of bus pressure. I hope that in the 2011 6-6 will implement this project in the month, İn he said.