Turkey Wagon Industry Inc. National Electric Train campaign was launched. The factory will accelerate its work and workers will now work on Saturdays. The national train is planned to be on the tracks at the end of June or July.
Turkey Wagon Industry AŞ (TÜVASAŞ), foreign companies of which it has knowledge by diesel train series production under license, is intended to be used in the production of national electric train sets.
National electric train series production of 160 kilometers per hour within the scope of the production of the prototype is expected to be completed by the middle of this year and the vehicle is planned to be downloaded to the rails.
It is foreseen that the test and certification process of this train series will be completed by the end of the year and serial production will start.
In addition, the national electric train series has been developed and high speed train sets have been started to be designed in accordance with 225 km / h in order to be used in R & D studies.
The design work of the national electric locomotive will be completed next year.
TÜBİTAK will coordinate the R & D activities of the project and develop critical components at the prototype level. The mass production of the national electric locomotive is aimed to be started in 2022 and the prototype of the national high-speed train is completed in 2023.
National electric train will hit the tracks in 2020
Elektrikli We see our railways as one of the most important links of sustainable development moves, Cah said Cahit Turhan, the Minister of Transport for the date of the National Electric Train.
Mehmet Cahit Turhan said, tik We have worked hard to revive this neglected area for years. Under the leadership of our President, we have turned our railways back into state policy. We renewed all the main lines in our existing 11 km railway network. Within the framework of the legal arrangements we have made, we have opened the railway to the private sector. We have prepared the legal basis for the transportation of freight and passengers by private trains of the private sector on our railway network. 590. We made 1 kilometers of high-speed train line.
Nearly 52 million trips took place on the Ankara-Eskişehir-Istanbul, Ankara-Konya-Istanbul routes. We now produce a significant part of the high speed train materials in our own country. We produced the national freight wagon, we use it. In 2020, we aim to carry 9,8 million passengers with YHT.
TCDD Transportation Co. by 29,3 million tons and 5,5 million tons by private railway train operators. Marmaray aims to transport 34,8 million passengers in 2020.
We expect a total of 14,6 million passengers to be transported in Başkentray. At TÜVASAŞ, we will reduce the first prototype National Electric Train Set to the rails in 2020 and start mass production. ” (Medyab is)