87 Percent of BTK Railway Line is Completed: Minister of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications Ahmet Arslan inspected the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars Railway Line
Minister of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications Ahmet Arslan, who is on the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars Railway Line, said that the 87 of BTK railway line is completed. Minister Arslan, "Baku-Tbilisi-Kars Railway Project today, we have made inspections in the site. Together with our colleagues, we received a long-term briefing on future plans related to the process from the technical friends at the construction site. We asked questions, received answers, and examined the work on site. One of two viaducts on the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars Railway Project on the Kars Stream. This viaduct and the other viaduct were the two points of this project broken. In Viaducts we have been in a review about 1 months ago. We are pleased to see that the work on the viaducts continues very quickly in the framework of the calendar that day. The feet of the viaducts will end, as soon as the feet are finished, the friends will bring the already prepared kits. Both viaducts will be finished. Her
”Our aim is to train trains with diesel locomotives at the end of this year“
Giving information about the project in general, Minister Arslan, “100 has an art structure on. The culvert, underpass, overpass, the 80 of these artworks are now finished, and the construction work continues in the rest. The project now has 87 percent. xnumx's percent of the Turkey side 79 kilometers completed, the viaduct will be the end of August we were finished from the viaduct. The viaduct on the Susuz Stream will be finished by the end of September. In the tunnels, our works will be finished simultaneously. Our goal is to operate a train with diesel locomotive from a line at the end of this year. Bizim
”The President and Prime Minister of Turkey attaches great importance to the BTK line“
Arslan pointed out that the works on the BTK line are continuing rapidly. In Both the President and the Prime Minister are very important for our country and Azerbaijan and Georgia together with the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars Railway Project are very important for our country and our region to make the silk railway uninterrupted. he knows and ends with them as soon as possible. the burden in Europe, Central Asia to continuously be able to go, as well as to go to Europe again via Turkey should the need load in Central Asia need raw material products to the Caucasus from our geography, the sine qua non of the Middle East disintegration missing the completion of this ring. The Baku-Tbilisi-Kars Railway Project, which we care about so much, continues with its rapid pace. 79 all work is done all over the kilometer. Construction equipment with a busy work with our friends, both the excavations and fillings are doing very quickly. Our goal is to be used on this route after the 15 thousand 147 thousand sleepers, 15 day after the start of shipment, at least one thousand 600 travers per day will come. And in the 75 daily period, we aim to complete all of the sleepers and replace them on a single line. The rails must come from behind the sleepers. Any connection to the rails was made. Manufacturing was done. His arrival on his tracks will begin in about a month. And 75 will be finished to arrive on this track on the rails along with the sleepers in the daily period. Rails will be laid along the route from the moment the rails start to arrive. And the rails will be completed in the process. Again, our aim is to start test drives at the beginning of this project. In BTK Railway Project, we aim to complete the tests in one month period by starting test runs at the beginning of the range. Therefore, at the end of the year, the completion of the BTK railway project, and the end of the year 2017 as well as the BTK Railway project to do both freight and passenger transport and missing the Silk Railway from the large transport corridors around the world missing the middle corridor of this ring by completing the railway from Europe Central Asia, China to make uninterrupted until kadar.
Minister Arslan returned to Kars after visiting BTK railway line and visited the shopkeepers. Minister Arslan, then visited the Governor's Office of Kars and took a briefing from the governor Rahmi Dogan.