Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Cahit Turhan stated that a total of 400 freight wagons will be produced for the Austria-based company GATX, with the cooperation of TÜDEMSAŞ-private sector, and it is decided to produce 200 90-foot container carriages and 600 bogies for the European-based TOUAX company. said.
Turhan stated that the new generation freight wagons continue to attract the attention of multinational companies due to the advantages they provide to their users and their understanding of quality in production.
Stating that three protocols have been signed between TÜDEMSAŞ and Gök Yapı AŞ for the new generation domestic freight wagons to be produced on behalf of companies operating in Europe, Turhan added that the protocol for the production of 150-foot-type Sggrs type wagons for the Austrian-based GATX company was updated. He added that 80 more of the same wagon were added.
Turhan pointed out that the production of wagons, which started to be produced last year, will continue this year as well, "In total, 400 Sggrs type freight wagons will be produced for GATX company with the cooperation of TÜDEMSAŞ-private sector." he spoke.
Explaining that the production will be made within the European based company TOUAX, Turhan said, “It was decided to produce 200 90-foot container transport wagons and 600 bogies for the company TOUAX.” used expressions.
Pointing out that additional orders can be placed after the completion of this order, Turhan said, “A protocol was signed between TÜDEMSAŞ and Gök Yapı AŞ to produce 18 freight wagons and 54 H type bogies for another logistics company operating in Europe.” said.
Stating that the new generation freight wagons and bogies that will be produced and exported to Europe by the collaboration of TÜDEMSAŞ-private sector were signed with the signed protocols, Turhan explained that the production planning of the said freight wagons was carried out at the General Directorate of TÜDEMSAŞ under the 2020-2022 Medium Term Plan (OVP).