The First Bay Dolphins in Izmir: The first 3 of the new train sets ordered to increase the passenger capacity of İZBAN were brought to Izmir for a "test drive". It was reported that a total of 72 sets with 24 wagons will be in Izmir this year, and the remaining 16 sets will be completed and commissioned by August 2015.
Izmir Suburban System, which is the biggest public transportation project in the history of the Republic, was realized by the partnership of İzmir Metropolitan Municipality and TCDD. 40, the order of 3 new train set ordered to meet the needs of the wagon which will be created with the expansion of the suburban line, came to İzmir for testing.
First Gulf Dolphins in Izmir
The production of the 5 of the kits installed at the Eurotem factory in Adapazarı, which is produced by Hyundai-Rotem, South Korea, has been completed. The first three sets were sent to Izmir for tests, while the other 2 set was sent to Eskişehir high speed train for speed tests.
The tests of the sets in Izmir consisting of nine wagons started. 72 wagon with a total of 24 wagons will be in Izmir this year and the remaining sets will be completed by August 2015. In this way, İZBAN will strengthen its fleet by increasing the frequency of voyages and will be able to operate more trains each time and decrease the intensity significantly.
Gulf Dolphins IZBAN's new trains of the Gulf of Yunus are all 120 wagons. The length of each set is 40 meters. This length reaches the 70 meter because of double sequence. Width 140 meter 2 cm. 95 meters 3 cm. Sets with a maximum operating speed of 85 km / h will be able to transport approximately 140 passengers in one series at a time. The doors of the 1500 automatic passenger door are also equipped with automatic sliding bridges that provide safety in the boarding of passengers.