Minister of Transport and Infrastructure M. Cahit Turhan stated that a new transportation category has emerged with the participation of communication to all types and stages of transportation.
akıllı ulaşım We say,
bilişim destekli ulaşım This new category, which can also be summarized as, has become an indispensable part of everyday life, especially in urban life. " said.
Minister Turhan, in his speech at the opening of the International Intelligent Transportation Systems (AUS) Summit held at the Information Technologies and Communication Institution (BTK) and attended by TRNC Minister of Public Works and Transport Tolga Atakan, He said that the developments had a profound effect on the world.
Geography, technology is not conquered today, the field is not almost not drawing attention to the fact that the Turhan, without technology is almost impossible to live life, he said.
Turhan stated that everything in the world has evolved with a dizzying pace, and that the level of development of countries is directly proportional to their access infrastructures, and that informatics values have become a wealth of access structures.
Turhan, who stated that a new transportation category was born with the communication being common to all types and stages of transportation in time, said:
“The new category, which we call briefly 'smart transportation', which can also be summarized as 'IT-supported transportation', has become an indispensable part of daily life, especially in urban life. Since it has become a habit, many smart transportation applications, which most of us do not even notice, are working at any time and serve both drivers and passengers. ”
Safety and comfort priority
Turkey in the "wheels are turned" approach only country in the study, which aims to reach every corner of adapting to today technology road Turhan reminiscent of the bride intelligent way, now developed in accordance with international standards of road construction driving comfort and safety to the maximum extent, become the most important priorities and objectives He said he was coming.
Turhan, road, vehicle and caused by the provision of mutual communication between passengers "intelligent transportation systems" for the efficient use in Turkey and will be extended countrywide general stated that the determination of the 2023 strategy, Intelligent Transportation Systems has reported that the creation of a concreted road map with the 2023 Strategy action plans.
"We made the roads smart with the components of smart transportation"
Communicates with each other moving vehicles and software partners, made mistakes and Turhan explained that reduce the rate of occurrence of accidents, road forgiving located in developed countries also voiced their practices in Turkey started to implement.
Minister Turhan pointed to the studies on smart transportation systems and said, “We are making our roads smart by creating a communication infrastructure with 18 smart transportation systems centers, one of which is the main center, and 15 thousand kilometers of fiber optic cable in our road network. Within the framework of this target, we have planned 4 thousand 733 kilometers, and we have completed 505 kilometers so far. he spoke.
Emphasizing that they make the roads smart by creating the components of smart transportation, Turhan said, "Our aim is to provide safe and comfortable transportation by providing support to vehicles along the way in matters such as route and accident prevention." used the expression.
Stating that the value given to people is the basis of smart transportation services, Turhan said, "With the smart transportation systems and technologies we have implemented and continue to implement with the transportation policies we have established as the Ministry, our primary goal is to reduce accidents with death and serious injury. said.
Turhan said that they did not only reduce the accident rate, but also shortened their travel time. Turhan said that they opened the way for citizens and entrepreneurs to use time more effectively.
Turhan, smart transportation infrastructure in the city to provide the benefits of similar infrastructures here and also said they have established cities smart, said:
“We aim to ensure that transportation, health, safety, energy and environmentally friendly applications are interactive with each other in order to provide fast, high quality, smart city services to our citizens. The speed of development of technology can exceed the speed of realization of investments. We design and implement all our plans and infrastructure as flexible as possible and adaptable to developments. "