Adil Karaismailoğlu, Minister of Transport and Infrastructure, made examinations at the high-speed train construction site in Baliseyh district and received information from the authorities.
Minister Karaismailoğlu, who came to Kırıkkale by taking the high-speed train from Ankara Train Station, said, “I hope we are making our final tests and adjustments. As of June, we will have brought all our citizens together with the Ankara-Sivas High Speed Train Line. " said.
TCDD General Director Ali Ihsan appropriate, Transport TCDD General Manager Hasan Pezük also participated in the review Karaismailoğlu Minister of Turkey said we braid each location with iron mesh.
Reminding that the country met the comfort of high-speed train under the leadership of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in 2009, Karaismailoğlu stated that Ankara-Istanbul, Ankara-Konya and Ankara-Eskişehir high-speed train lines were operating.
“We also have an important study between Konya and Karaman. Hopefully, as of June, we will be delivering Konya to Karaman by high-speed train. As you know, after the construction of the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars line, we provided an uninterrupted transportation network from the middle corridor Beijing to London. Here, both the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars line and the Marmaray serve a very important function. Our trains to China, Russia and Europe are now buzzing. On the one hand, our high-speed trains, on the other hand, our logistics corridors and production lines continue. Ankara-Sivas high-speed train line is now one of our important lines in high-speed train lines. "
Minister Karaismailoğlu stated that the tunnel constructions of the Ankara-Sivas High Speed Line between Ankara and Kırıkkale are continuing.
Stating that most of the work has been completed, Karaismailoğlu said, “After Kırıkkale, we will cross Sivas at a speed of 250 kilometers and bring Ankara to Sivas. We connect not only Ankara-Sivas, but also Ankara-Kırıkkale-Yozgat and Sivas. We will meet the transportation needs of our people in our eastern regions. Again, we have important studies at different points. We have important works on the Ankara-Izmir line, which connects Bursa to the Ankara-Istanbul line. Again, we are in an effort to put Mersin-Adana-Gaziantep lines into service as soon as possible in the south. " said.
49 TUNNELS, 61 BRIDGES, 53 VIADUCTS, 217 SUB-OVERPASS
Minister Karaismailoğlu stated that the line was built on a difficult geography of 393 kilometers on the Ankara-Sivas high-speed train line and that 66,1 tunnels with a length of 49 kilometers and 27,52 viaducts with a length of 53 kilometers were completed.
Karaismailoğlu said, “We built 217 underpasses and overpasses. We have completed 61 bridges and culverts. We have completed 724 kilometers of rail laying so far and we have completed nearly 100 percent of the project-wide infrastructure works. "There are 8 stations on the route," he said.