TCDD General Manager Süleyman Karaman emphasized that the government has seen the railway as a priority sector since 2003. 2012. As the importance given to approximately 20 billion TL transferring rail to invest in the railway shown while expressing Karaman, as a result of the railways is a major change and enter the conversion process, acquainted with the high-speed technology in Turkey in 2009, he said that the world's leading countries joined the ranks using this technology .
The International Association of Railways (UIC), the largest organization in the railway industry worldwide, organized the UIC Executive Board and the 80th General Assembly and the 8th UIC High Speed Congress in Philadelphia, USA. At the UIC meetings with more than 200 members, the work to be done for the development of railway transportation was discussed in detail. Intense participation from the UIC members, as well as from the university and the private sector, to the 8th UIC High Speed Congress. TCDD General Manager Süleyman Karaman, who attended the congress as the Chairman of the Middle East Regional Board, gave a speech about the latest developments in the field of railway in our country and regional countries.
Pointing out that Ankara-Eskişehir and Ankara-Konya High Speed Train (YHT) lines, which are put into service consecutively, are also a model for the countries of the region, Karaman is an indication of the high-speed railway projects carried out in the Gulf countries, the Caucasus and the Middle East countries and the budgets allocated to the railway. he said. Karaman continued his speech as follows:
“The total length of our high-speed railway projects, which are models in high speed railway management in our region and ongoing construction, is 2 thousand 622 kilometers. hundredth anniversary of the establishment of the Republic of Turkey until 2023, which aims to build 10 thousand kilometers of high speed rail network. In addition, it is aimed to increase the total network to 4 thousand 2023 kilometers in 25 by adding 940 thousand km of conventional railway lines. Furthermore, a first in the world with two continents and connects with the Marmaray project under the sea rail, Turkey will become a bridge between Asia and Europe. Freight and passenger transportation from London to Beijing will be possible without interruption. ”
Süleyman Karaman announced that they were candidates for organizing this beautiful organization in 2016 by joining the two continents by rail in XNUMX. TCDD engaged in several bilateral meetings in Congress General Director Süleyman Karaman, Turkey's YHT loved the world followed closely the work of his words that he saw and appreciated.
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