İZBAN has set an example for Erzurum: İZBAN, established with the cooperation of TCDD and İzmir Metropolitan Municipality, has also set an example for the rail system to be established in Erzurum after Marmaray and Gaziray. A delegation from Erzurum examined the İZBAN system on site.
İZBAN, which won the grand prize in the “Best Cooperation” category by the International Public Transport Association (UITP), has also set an example for the rail system to be established in Erzurum after Marmaray and Gaziray in our country. General Manager Sabahattin Eriş and Deputy General Manager Sönmez Alev briefed the officials of Erzurum Metropolitan Municipality, who planned to establish a city rail system in Erzurum, created by TCDD and Izmir Metropolitan Municipality as a project of "Tolerance and synergy".
Erzurum Metropolitan Municipality Transportation Department Amir Badur headed six-member delegation, Access and Alev'l make when following the meeting of Turkey's largest enclosed area of maintenance workshop with headquarters in subsubsidiary, İZBAN stations, touring line and trains received information about the system. During the meetings, where the line in Erzurum was laid down in detail, ideas were exchanged on the features of the rail system, things to do, priority rankings and personnel improvement.
Erzurum Metropolitan Municipality Transportation Department Head Amir Badur pointed out that İZBAN is an important actor of transportation in İzmir in a very short time, “It is an exemplary event to reach 3 thousand people on a line where only 4-200 thousand passengers are transported per day. The cooperation of the central government and local government is remarkable. We are at the beginning of the road and we take İZBAN as an example. We want to come to Izmir again and continue to study this structure and cooperate. ”
UITP Award winner izban the first of many in Turkey that the authorities managed to underline that İZBAN "İZBAN, not only in our country, an institution be carefully monitored at the international level. We take pride in taking the example of İZBAN in the system to be established in Erzurum after Marmaray and Gaziray. We are open to any kind of cooperation with Erzurum. This visit and review made us happy. our work, monitoring the other end of Turkey's really a nice feeling, "they said.
Source : I haber.stargazete.co