Agreement between TCDD and Tunisia Railways

General Director of TCDD under the direction of Orhan Birdal, Deputy Undersecretary of Ministry of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications İsa Apaydın The delegation of TÜLOMSAŞ, TÜVASAŞ, TÜDEMSAŞ and RAYSİMAŞ and 19-20 made a visit to the National Railways Foundation in December 2017.

Within the scope of the visit, a Memorandum of Understanding was completed by the General Managers of the two railway undertakings, which included a number of chapters, including the existing railway facilities, the production and supply of towing vehicles and the supply of materials, vehicles and equipment for the maintenance of lines and training of technical personnel.

The said Memorandum of Understanding will be signed by the two Ministries of Transport in the 27 on December 2017. During the negotiations, it was also agreed to establish Committees in the areas to be cooperated and to start working on these committees as soon as possible.

TCDD General Manager who made statements after the signing ceremony İsa ApaydınA year ago, the carriages of the Tunisian railways delegation subsidiaries TCDD came to Turkey, locomotives and passenger cars highlighting the progress of relations between examined what the two countries and their place of production capacity, "a brother to be developing our Tunisian continuous cooperation of the countries. We want to develop cooperation as much as we can in the field of railroads, in the field of railway operations as well as in a way to support domestic manufacturers in Tunisia. I hope he will be beneficial to both countries. Ül


Reminding that TCDD had implemented many investments and projects in the last 15 year, including the high speed train, Apaydın stated that a memorandum of agreement with the Tunisian railway administration was initialized within the scope of common knowledge and material procurement. will be signed, so that the cooperation between the two countries in the field of cooperation will be thrown.


General Director of TCDD, which has made evaluations about the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway project, which was opened to service and named as Silk Railway İsa Apaydın. In our Baku-Tbilisi-Kars project, we built and commissioned the 79 kilometer line in our country. From the border of Kars is entering the area where the government of Georgia. Tbilisi and then from Azerbaijan to Baku with the Caspian transition from the ports of Kazakhstan and Turkmenistan as well as the Turkic republics railway transportation can be made without interruption, bey he said.

Apaydın also visited the technical visit to Sidi Fathallah's Maintenance Workshop.

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