In Sivas, Yozgat, Ankara YHT line of work examining the Vice President Fuat Oktay, "Turkey on the eve of a new rearing, rearing up in the same State Railways continues with the same speed. I am very satisfied with the work. I was extremely happy with what I saw. ” said.
Vice President Fuat Oktay, 9 Yozgat program carried out on Friday in the context of the construction work continues to intense day and night, the Ankara-Sivas YHT project in the construction site Sorgun examined.
TCDD General Director Ali Ihsan Available from receiving information about ongoing work on the project and together with his delegation said in a statement Oktay examining the rail laying work, in Turkey by each, according to the timetable determined all of the investments in each corner told rides at full speed.
Oktay said: “Here too, our high-speed train project between Ankara and Sivas, a line of 810 kilometers, 405 departures, 405 arrivals. Praise be, the work is pretty good, we found it in place. We received a detailed briefing. If fortune will begin, we will be starting the test drives gradually as of the end of this year, but if fortune, we are willing to complete this line by the end of 2020. Our Ministry of Transport and all our units are carrying out their works according to this program. Accordingly, resource transfers continue. ”
“I AM EXTREMELY HAPPY FROM WHAT I SEE”
Pointing out that the journey between Ankara and Sivas takes 12 hours with the existing conventional line, Oktay said, “When YHT is completed, this will be reduced to two hours. It will be one hour between Yozgat and Sivas and one hour between Yozgat and Ankara. Since it will be integrated to other lines, we integrate it to Istanbul. As of now, we have completed our YHT line as of 213 kilometers. I hope that when we complete this place, we are accelerating our investments in this field, which we started from scratch as an additional line. ” made statements.
Oktay emphasized that they were involved in another study in the 11th Development Plan within the Ministry of Transportation and State Railways; “We are trying to transform conventional lines into high speed trains with signaling with features and some technical updates. It was that time already logistics centers in Turkey as a land, air and sea transport gained strong infrastructure, many provinces have integrated well with our logistics centers will be strengthened. The contribution of this to the economy and investments will be far beyond what we think. Turkey Hopefully this time, we call on the eve of a new rearing. The same personality continues with the same speed on the State Railways. I am very satisfied with the work. I was extremely happy with what I saw. ” he spoke.