09 Aydin

Railings on the railway line were stolen

The railings on the Aydın-Nazilli Railway line were stolen by an unknown person or persons. The thieves who stole 30 scarecrows for 40-3 liras made them give up. 3 railings on the railway line passing through Efeler Ilıcabaşı were stolen. In the theft, which was noticed by the Republic of Turkey State Railways teams in the morning, 30 guardrails with a market value of 40-250 liras and a weight of 3 kilograms, 3 meters long, [more…]

RAILWAYS

The Ankara Market, which is located on the route of the tram, is falling!

Kocaeli Metropolitan Municipality has decided to demolish the Ankara Market, which has become the symbol of Mehmet Ali Pasha, which is on the route of the tram and prevents the passage of vehicles. Necessary notifications were made to the owners. A new one is added to the demolitions carried out by Kocaeli Metropolitan Municipality within the scope of the tram project. Ankara Market, which has become the symbol of Mehmet Ali Pasha, will be demolished in order to ease the traffic on the grounds that it prevents the passage of the tram. Ahmet [more…]

34 Istanbul

Nostalgic tram in Taksim reopens

It has been learned that the nostalgic tram, which has not been operating for a long time due to street regulations in Taksim, will be put into service again on Thursday. It was stated that the works on the nostalgic tram line on Istiklal Street in Istanbul Taksim have been completed and will be put into service again on Thursday. Construction work on the nostalgic tram line started in December 2016. While the infrastructure, superstructure and landscaping was done, the tram line was also renewed. Beyoğlu is 1.87 kilometers long. [more…]

06 Ankara

The TCA could not track down some vehicles that the contractors took and allocated to TCDD

The report of the Court of Accounts revealed the scandal in TCDD. According to this; Vehicles were purchased for public officials in violation of the tender specifications. However, where and who owned some vehicles could not be determined. The Court of Accounts has uncovered a major scandal regarding the General Directorate of Turkish State Railways (TCDD). In the general specifications of the construction works, it is agreed to allocate vehicles to the administration at the contractor's expense. [more…]

RAILWAYS

Trambus or tram? Van will make the decision!

Governor Murat Zorluoğlu, who promised to work on a new model in transportation as soon as he arrived in Van, announced the new model in the past weeks. Stating that it would be more appropriate to build a Trambus in Van after long feasibility studies and consultations, Zorluoğlu still left the door open for the Tram. Since then, the never-ending debate on social media and in the city has been going on. [more…]

34 Istanbul

Works for Ümraniye Sancaktepe Metro Continues

After the Üsküdar Ümraniye Metro, which was inaugurated by President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan in the past weeks, the work for the second stage has accelerated. A new one will be added to the number of metro lines that have increased in Istanbul in recent years. The first section of the Üsküdar, Ümraniye, Çekmeköy and Sancaktepe Metro Line, which started to work in 2012, was opened with the participation of President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan in the past weeks. The second phase of the Metro Line [more…]

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RAILWAYS

Denizli Cable Car and Bağbaşı Plateau White

Denizli Cable Car and Bağbaşı Plateau turned white once again with the snowfall that showed the effect of the weekend in Denizli. The people of Denizli, who took advantage of the weekend break, flocked to the plateau to enjoy the snow. Denizli Cable Car, which was brought to life by Denizli Metropolitan Municipality in order to enrich the social life of Denizli residents and to allow them to spend time in nature. [more…]

RAILWAYS

Congratulations from Mehmet Şimşek to Samsun

Deputy Prime Minister Mehmet Şimşek congratulated Samsun Metropolitan Municipality with his social media account after SAMULAŞ cost 850 liras for the tram speed sensor, which Germany sold for 750 euros. Samsun Light Rail System AŞ (SAMULAŞ), affiliated to Samsun Metropolitan Municipality, provided great savings by costing 850 liras for the tram speed sensor, which Germany sold for 750 euros. The news from his social media account [more…]

06 Ankara

Bozankaya Rolled Up Handles for High Speed ​​Train Production

2003 started its first production facility in Ankara BozankayaToday, producing Turkey's most important rail and public transport companies came to the location. Bozankaya Aytunç Chairman Gunay, "the vehicle from the production center in Ankara, Turkey today, serving in Germany and Luxembourg. On the 2018 Bozankaya Metro vehicles produced at the facilities will be exported to Thailand," he said. APPROX 30 [more…]

34 Istanbul

Birds 3. Is it a threat to the airport?

After the location of the Third Airport Project was determined, birds came first among the most important discussions. Many issues such as the garbage dump that is very close to the region, the danger of seagulls and the route of migratory birds were raised. During our trip to the 3rd Airport last week, I learned very interesting information about birds. The first recruited personnel of the 3rd Airport were ornithologists, or ornithologists. since 2013 [more…]

06 Ankara

Başkentray Will Be Opened In March

TCDD, Ankara Metropolitan Municipality signed yesterday with the 'Capitalray integration into the Ankarakart system' participated in the protocol Director General İsa ApaydınStating that Başkentray will land on the rail in the first quarter of March, “A suburb will be operated every 5 minutes between Sincan and Kayaş. It will serve 500 thousand passengers daily.” Stating that a significant part of the investments were made in the capital Ankara, Apaydın stated that they made 90 percent progress in BAŞKENTRAY. [more…]

06 Ankara

Joined Ankarakart in Başkentray

The Protocol on the Integration of ANKARAKART, which is used in public transportation services in Ankara, will be opened soon. 25 December 2017 İsa ApaydınIt was signed at the ceremony attended by . TUNA: “THANKS TO APAYDIN ​​AND THEIR TEAM” TCDD Taşımacılık A.Ş. By Veysi Kurt, General Manager of EGO, and Balamir Gündoğdu, General Manager of EGO [more…]

RAILWAYS

Diyarkart Implementation in Public Transport Begins

Diyarbakir Metropolitan Municipality is starting the Diyarkart application by collecting a total of 196 vehicles, including 100 municipalities, 376 private public buses and 672 minibuses, serving in the city's public transportation area, in the same pool. Citizens will be able to benefit from public transportation services in different cities with Diyarkart, which will be used instead of the Turkey Card of the Ministry of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications. Discounts will be provided in case of filling certain limits. [more…]

35 Izmir

Beware of Izmir! Christmas setting in the new traffic scheme

The new traffic order, which was announced by the Izmir Metropolitan Municipality to start on Wednesday, December 27 (tomorrow) in the Konak-Alsancak region due to the Konak Tram construction works, was postponed to Tuesday, January 2, 2018. It was reported that the decision was taken with the thought that there may be a problem of adaptation to the new route during the New Year's busy. Within the scope of Konak Tram works, which are being built by Izmir Metropolitan Municipality, the traffic order in the city center will be adjusted tomorrow (27 December). [more…]

79 Kilis

Antep-Kilis-Aleppo high-speed railway statement from the Prime Minister!

Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım made statements about the Antep-Kilis-Aleppo high-speed railway project in his speech at the 6th Ordinary Congress of Kilis. Prime Minister Yıldırım stated that they decided on the Antep-Kilis-Aleppo high-speed railway project when relations with Syria were good, and that they would carry out the railway project if the relations normalized, and informed that the project preparations continue. As the AK Party, they did not make any promises they could not keep, [more…]

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Today in History: 26 December 2016 Izmir Karşıyaka on the tram line ...

Today in History 26 December 1860 The first line of İzmir-Aydın Railway, the first railway built in Anatolia, İzmir-Üçpınar (Triande) route (7 miles) was put into operation. 26 December 1916 Kemerburgaz-Çiftalan Line was completed. 26 December 1939 Circular on ten railway operating directorates was published. On 26 December 1941, the Arda Bridge near Edirne and the Alexandroupoli-Kırklareli-Burgaz Railway were rebuilt. Diyarbakir-Sinan line (85 km) will be opened [more…]