Adana High Speed Train Project Becomes Real
It has been reported that the Ministry of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications has included the high-speed train project between Konya, Karaman, Ereğli, Adana, Mersin and Gaziantep into the 2013 investment program.
Justice and Development Party (AK Party) Adana deputy, Plan and Budget Commission member Mehmet Sukru Erdinc, high-speed train project details and point to the on stage to speak the final version of the Republic of Turkey State Railways (TCDD) Director General Suleiman met with Karaman.
TCDD General Director Süleyman Karaman during the negotiations, Turkey's certain parts of the High Speed Train, while in some parts of the High Speed Train and other regions were doing conventional lines and High Speed Train of 250 km speed, and high-speed trains said he quickly went to 200 km.
Karman stated that due to the importance of freight transportation in this region, due to Adana and its surroundings being a port region, high-speed train line was built and freight transportation could not be done on high-speed train lines, “In this context; We made the tender for the Konya-Karaman high-speed train line, we completed the project of the high-speed train line with Karaman-Ulukış, and we will put it out to tender soon. We have started the project studies of the Ulukışla-Adana High Speed Line. We made the tender for the High Speed Line between Adana and Mersin. We will start the works in 4 for the Adana-Mersin line, which will be built as 2013 lines. We made the tender for a part of Adana-Gaziantep High Speed Line, the project of the remaining part has been prepared and we will put it out to tender soon ”.