Mersin-Adana Railway to be Taken Four Even

Mersin-Adana Railway will be removed even four: Mersin Governor Özdemir Çakacak, Mersin-Adana High Speed ​​Train Project within the current railroad 4 will be removed even, 45 minutes of the 30 minutes they aim to reduce the minute, he said.
The High Speed ​​Train Project and Yenice Logistics Center, which will raise the existing two-track railway between Mersin and Adana to four at high speed train standards, were discussed at the meeting held under the chairmanship of Governor Özdemir Çakacak. Mersin Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Burhanettin Kocamaz, Mersin Deputy Governor Ali Katırcı, Tarsus District Governor Bekir Atmaca, Tarsus Mayor Şevket Can, State Railways Adana 6. Regional Director Mustafa Çopur and Highways 5. Deputy Regional Director Bülent Hacak.
During the meeting, the final situation and the project in Mersin-Adana High Speed ​​Train Project, the necessary issues for the improvement of the pedestrian safety and the activities to ensure pedestrian safety in the most efficient and rapid way in coordination with the institutions related to road and railway were discussed.
At the end of the meeting, the Governor Çakacak said, an Within the scope of this project, we aim to increase the freight and passenger transportation by adding the third and fourth lines to the existing railway line of 67 kilometers between Mersin and Adana and to reduce the cruising time of 45 minutes to less than 30 minutes. In addition, the total 22 level crossing within the boundaries of 32 in the province of Mersin will be closed and the pedestrian crossing or overpass will be constructed instead of the pedestrian crossing. In addition, passenger platforms will be constructed at all stations and stations, and these platforms will be interconnected with pedestrian and overpasses. Sıra
Çakacak stated that the first stage of the cargo handling unit was completed and ready for use in connection with the Yenice Logistics Center, which is located on the 415 land area in Yenice and which is the closest logistics center to Mersin Port, and the preparations for the tender regarding the second stage continued.

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  1. In this context, the port of the sea bus and ferries going from the port of Mersin to the magosa and the girne (like the integrated garage and docks in Bandırma port) should be started to the gar project. Thus, an integrated transportation system will be made between Istanbul and Ankara Cyprus. For fast transportation at sea, sea buses can be used which can make 60 speed. In this case, transportation to Cyprus will be possible by rail and sea from Istanbul and Ankara with the times that can compete with the airline.