Kahramanmaras (Turkoglu) Logistics Center, 22 October 2017 was opened on Sunday by the Minister of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications Ahmet Arslan in a ceremony held in the Turkoglu district of Kahramanmaras.
“This is our pride H
Speaking at the ceremony, Minister Arslan, touching on the progress achieved in the railway sector in recent years, the railway network has been abandoned to the fate of the past, since the day they came to work almost declared mobilization, he said. Arslan said, “We have become an 138 kilometer railway per year. We have become Europe's 6 high-speed train operator. This is our pride. We're not content with that either. 5 continues to work on a thousand-kilometer line. Renovation is working to make the electrical signaled. In this context, we will increase the amount of 2 thousand 505 lines with 5 thousand 462 kilometers. ”
“LOGISTICS CENTERS ARE VERY IMPORTANT”
Stating that the number of logistic centers opened to service reached 8 and that the construction of 5 was underway, Arslan stated that they care about logistics centers very much. Arslan explained that the country is very experienced and talented in the field of international logistics services, transportation is done all over the world, the new Logistics Center in Kahramanmaraş will further develop these capabilities, he said.
Arslan said that Türkoğlu Logistics Center was established with an investment of 80 million and would act as a bridge between the east and west of the country and that they would further develop this center by supporting both the passenger and the freight train.
FAST TRAIN COMES TO KAHRAMANMARAŞ
Arslan said that they will strengthen Kahramanmaraş in the railway sector and said, uz We are rehabilitating the existing railway connection of Kahramanmaraş. There are high-speed trains from Istanbul to Konya. From there, we go to Kahramanmaraş and then to Osmaniye, Mersin and Adana. In other words, we will provide transportation to Kahramanmaraş by high speed train from Istanbul. We are also working on the high-speed train from Istanbul to Europe. ”
“LOGISTICS CENTER IS PLANNED AT 21 SEPARATE POINT”
TCDD General Manager made a speech at the opening ceremony İsa ApaydınLojistik We planned a logistics center at 21 separate points in order to increase the competitiveness of our industrialists and make our country the logistics base of the region. So far, we have completed the construction of 7 logistics centers and put them into service. We have also completed the construction of our Erzurum Palandöken logistics center. ”
Apaydın said: “We are continuing the construction of a total of 5 logistics centers together with our Minister in Kars and with our Prime Minister in Konya this year together with the logistics centers you laid the foundation for. The tender, project and expropriation processes of the other 7 logistics centers that are planned to be constructed are continuing. ”
“ANNUAL 1, 9 WILL PROVIDE MILLION TONS OF CARRYING CAPACITY”
TCDD General Manager, informing that the project cost of the logistics center established on an area of 4,5 thousand square meters beside the road and railway line is 805 km to the Organized Industrial Zone in Türkoğlu district. İsa ApaydınKahraman With the Kahramanmaraş Logistics Center, which includes administrative and social equipment as well as railway units, the annual logistics capacity of 1,9 million tons will be provided to the Turkish Logistics Sector.
The Mersin-Adana-Osmaniye-Nurdağ-Gaziantep and Nurdağ-Kahramanmaraş high-speed train projects in the construction phase will be reached to the Mersin Port as soon as possible after the loads of industrialists in Kahramanmaraş and the surrounding provinces are collected here. ”
“35,6 MILLION TONS ADDITIONAL TRANSPORTATION POSSIBILITY”
Apr'd Referring to the importance of logistic centers, "Turkey will transform the logistics base of the year and the 2023 500 billion export target to reach the locomotive entered service in all of our logistics centers will take over when; 35,6 million tons of additional transportation facilities will be provided to Turkish logistics sector with 12,8 million m²: open area, stock area, container stock and handling area. ”
UDH Minister Ahmet Arslan and protocol members who opened the logistics center with ribbon cutting followed the container freight train entering the logistics center for the first time.