📩 26/11/2018 17:55
Tests in Ankara Istanbul YHT Line begin in July
Infrastructure and superstructures of 80 percent of the lines of Transport, Maritime and Communication Yıldırım Yıldırım-İstanbul YHT Project and Marmaray Project have been completed. After that, we will be engaged mainly in superstructure assembly, electrification and signalization. '
Minister of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications, Binali Yıldırım, stated that they are aiming to start test drives in July by completing all work in Ankara-Istanbul High Speed Train (YHT) Project.
Yıldırım examined the Ankara-İstanbul YHT Line construction site in the Osmaneli district of Bilecik and received information from the authorities regarding the works.
Yildirim, told reporters later, between the İnönü-Köseköy line, the most difficult part of the line, and there are plenty of tunnels and viaducts, he said.
Yıldırım stated that his work continues in the 8-kilometer section called 'variant' with only one tunnel in the Bozüyük district.
In 'Bozüyük', the infrastructure is finished in the parts other than the ongoing works, the superstructure works are going as planned. In general, the infrastructure and superstructures of 80 percent of the Ankara-Istanbul YHT Project and Marmaray Project lines have been completed. After that, we will be involved in superstructure assembly, electrification and signalization. Our target; Completing all work and starting test drives by the end of July
Source : yenisafak.com.t is