In Eskisehir, Turkey, and Turkey Locomotive and Engine Industry Inc. in the development of rail systems sector in cooperation with the Scientific and Technological Research Council to create a new generation of local and national landmark 'traction converter was produced.
The contractor and TUBITAK cooperation of high value-added technological products of the national economy and the development of the industry in real contribution ensures that expressing officials, the first time that national as a traction on behalf of the nationalization of the commercialization of the sector developed the converter unit is an important milestone acceptable, he said in Turkey. Authorities, this study, high-cost converter units, foreign dependency will be prevented.
The nationally produced draw frame unit will be used in locomotives with higher power requirements such as mainline locomotives. The cer converter unit can also be developed for high speed high-speed trains.