06 Ankara

Ankara-Sivas high-speed train project to be completed in 2016

The works on the Yozgat leg of the high-speed train project, which will reduce the distance between Ankara and Sivas to 3 hours, continue without slowing down. Yerköy-Sivas infrastructure works have progressed by 50 percent, while the tender for the Ankara-Kırıkkale-Yerköy section will be held this year. A senior official from TCDD, [more…]

north america railway transportation has increased
1 America

North American Rail transport increases

According to the statement made by the American Railways Association (AAR), a total of 2011 million wagons were loaded in the USA in 2010, an increase of 2,2% compared to 15,2. Intermodal traffic on US railways increased by 2011% year on year to 5,4 million in 11,9. [more…]

06 Ankara

Afghanistan Parliament Speaker Preferred Yht

Afghanistan Parliament Speaker Abdul Rauf İbrahimi, who came to Ankara to hold some talks, and his parliamentary delegation of 30 people went to Konya by High Speed ​​Train (YHT). Afghanistan Parliament Speaker Abdul, who came to Ankara to hold some talks [more…]


”Tram stops must be checked“

In the statement made due to the tram accident that occurred at the end of last week and killed a person, it was stated that the tram lines should be checked again. The Netherlands Safe Traffic Authority (Veilig Verkeer Nederland) after the accident at Amstelveen [more…]

34 Istanbul

Bridge auction canceled

The tender was canceled when no company participated in the Northern Marmara Motorway tender, which will be built with the Build-Operate-Transfer (BOT) model, which includes the third bridge to be built in the Bosphorus. Chairman of the tender commission İhsan Akbıyık, [more…]

34 Istanbul

Very surprising developments in the tender of the third bridge

According to the information obtained by CNBC-E; For the tender for the third bridge, Astadı, Varyap, Cengiz İnşaat companies will not bid for the tender. It is also stated that there is a possibility of not receiving any offers in the 3rd Bosphorus Bridge tender due to financing difficulties. Statement by Minister Yıldırım Transport, Maritime [more…]


Measures in level crossings reduced accidents

Thanks to the measures taken in the last 10 years, the number of level crossing accidents and the number of deaths and injuries in these accidents has greatly decreased. In the said period, 78 percent in the number of accidents at level crossings, 15 percent in the number of people who lost their lives in these accidents [more…]


TCDD patented YHT brand

The Republic of Turkey State Railways (TCDD), High Speed ​​Train (YHT) made brand name. Upon the application of TCDD to the Turkish Patent Institute, the name and use of YHT has been registered as a trademark. The registration process was published in the Official Trademark Bulletin of the Institute. Somebody else [more…]

07 Antalya

Public transport system updated

Antalya Metropolitan Municipality made arrangements in the new public transportation system, which started to be implemented on 20 August 2011, but received great criticism. New transportation maps containing information on changes and updates in the public transportation system were prepared. By the Metropolitan Municipality [more…]

34 Istanbul

3 to the Bosphorus. bridge auction will be held today

3rd bridge to Istanbul Strait tender: The Northern Marmara Motorway tender, which includes the construction of the 3rd bridge to the Bosphorus, will be held today. Japanese giant Mitsubishi, Italian Astaldi and Moskovskiy from Russia for the tender, which attracted many local and foreign companies. [more…]