Construction of Gebze-Pendik line starts within the scope of Marmaray Project

The eci Gebze-Haydarpaşa, Sirkeci- ”Project of the Marmaray Project carried out by the General Directorate of Investment InvestmentsHalkalı The construction of the Gebze-Pendik line within the scope of UM Improving Commuter Lines, Electromagnetic Systems-section will start at 29 April.

Due to the construction work, trains will be interrupted in Gebze-Pendik line. Suburban trains, the Haydarpasa-Pendik-Haydarpasa line will run on the day 176.

According to a written statement from TCDD, Marmaray Project, Gebze-Haydarpaşa, Sirkeci-Halkalı 29 April 2012 will start on Sunday in the modernization works of Gebze-Pendik section within the scope of X electromechanical systems improvement b of suburban lines.

Due to the commencement of the construction works in the Gebze-Pendik line, the Pendik-Gebze railway section will be closed to traffic and the commuter trains will be operated between Haydarpaşa-Pendik-Haydarpaşa and 176 daily.

Ankara-Istanbul High Speed ​​Train (YHT) Project Eskişehir-İstanbul 2. In the framework of the construction of the stage, the infrastructure works of the Eskişehir-İnönü department were completed last year. The construction of İnönü-Vezirhan, Vezirhan-Köseköy and Köseköy-Gebze sections continues.

When the Ankara-Istanbul YHT line is completed, the travel time between Ankara and Istanbul is reduced to 3 hours. Halkalı- In the line of the 1 hour 45 time will be provided uninterrupted suburban service. Approximately 1 million passengers will be transported per day.

Source: AA

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