Minister of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications Binali Yıldırım said, "I hope we will have the opportunity to open the Ankara-Istanbul high-speed train together with the project of the century, Marmaray, towards the end of 2013."
Yildirim, who came to Bilecik's Osmaneli district to study the Ankara-Istanbul High Speed Train Project, Halil Ibrahim Akpinar, Bilecik Governor, Fahrettin Poyraz, AK Party Bilecik MP, Selim Yagci, Bilecik Mayor, Suleyman Karaman, TCDD General Manager the contractor held a meeting with the company officials.
Yıldırım said that the most important part of the project is the Inönü-Sapanca-Köseköy route of 150 kilometers and 239 has art structures such as viaducts, tunnels, culverts, underpasses, overpasses.
Yildirim said that the section in question is made up of a difficult geography like stream and hill.
“There are 60 tunnels of 35 kilometers in total, 13 viaducts of 28 kilometers in total, bridges crossing both highway and railway, 13 overpasses, 40 underpasses along the line. The total excavation and filling work to be done along this line is approximately 15 million cubic meters. This means 40 million tons of excavation and filling work. Something enormous. It's a difficult project. The contractor firm makes every effort to make the project on time. Considering the information we received today and the points we heard from the technical staff, we found that there was no serious problem in the completion of the project. Things continue to go as planned. Hopefully, towards the end of 2013, we will have the opportunity to open the Ankara-Istanbul high-speed train together with the project of the century, Marmaray. Good luck to our country and nation. "
”We opened the roads of our country, the wages of our people”
A journalist, Bilecik living in the Marketplace district, oh Mountain site in the connection path Lightning reminder demand to build, last 9,5 years in Turkey, the road split made in the history of the Republic 80 years told me they do the 2,5 solid.
Lightning, formerly connected to the 6 interconnected route, while now the 74 can be reached by divided roads between the provinces, said:
Sıradan Things that are done here are not the same. We opened the ways of our country, the wages of our people. We're not going to be under a county connection after doing such a big job, but here the priorities are important. We need to make the most of the available facilities. Who's giving these money? People give it. 'State of this money in education, health, road construction, use the nation's needs go' he says. We do all the work that must be done. Mut
Lightning, with his companions on the way from Osmaneli-Bozuyuk to highway and high-speed train works after studying in Bozüyük from the stadium by helicopter moved to Ankara.
Source: Active News