Malatya-Elazığ Express, Customs and Trade Minister Bülent Tüfenkci and General Director of TCDD Transportation Inc. Veysi Kurt 13 June 2018 with the attendance of the first journey from Malatya Gar ceremony.
Speaking at the ceremony, Customs and Trade Minister Bülent Tüfenkci said, ığ Once we, Malatya and Elazığ together, we think together, we are growing together and developing together. Malatya-Elazığ Express is one of the steps in this sense. E he said.
Tüfenkci reminded that Malatya and Elazığ are among the 10 provinces which are selected as pilot provinces for the transportation of industrial sites out of the city and drew attention to the importance of infrastructure investments for economic growth.
Referring to the Malatya-Elazığ-Diyarbakır High Speed Train Project, Tüfenkci also stated that the total investment of 180 millions with the Wagon Repair Factory was acquired in Malatya.
Railways were like a sleeping giant between 1950-2002
TCDD Tasimacilik AS General Manager Veysi Kurt said in his speech at the ceremony: X When we started as a young engineer in railways in 80, there was a high speed train in the world. But we were just dreaming. If you believe us, then you'll have a high speed train in this country a day or so, but you need only one kilometer tunnel for that? ' If they said, we certainly would not believe. We used to say, 'Maybe it will be our children.' Until the 1950s, until the 1950s, 2000s had been deprived of their quality and had been deprived of their investments. But in 2003, our government has made the railroad the state policy and the last 15 can not be built a kilometer of railway a year. We have completed a thousand 213 high-speed rail on each side of the country. 2009 in Europe. we have become one of the countries that operate high speed train. We offer high-speed train services to all of our cities, which can address the 8 of the country's population. To date, we carried our 6 million people with zero accidents and very high comfort. We are grateful to Mr. President, the Prime Minister, our Minister and our government. Im
Train cost 30 million TL
Kurt continued his speech as follows:
Acak Our current high-speed train lines, which are currently under construction, are at 3 one thousand kilometers, our high-speed train lines at the project level are around 5 a thousand kilometers, and in 2023 our rail network will reach 25 thousand kilometers. In addition, almost all of our 50 yearly, non-renewable lines at 70 have been renewed. On the other hand, the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway line was commissioned and connected to Georgia, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan and China. Tan
236 passenger capacity, air-conditioned, modern and comfortable wagons of Malatya-Elazığ Express that the cost of 30 million TL indicating that the TL, TCDD Transport Inc. as a YHT, conventional, Marmaray and Baskentray'da 330 thousand passengers accidentally transport zero said.