Support to railway safety
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Support to Railway Safety from ITU

institutions that work for the railways to be more modern and safe Republic of Turkey State Railways (TCDD) continues to perform along with new studies. One of these studies is that Istanbul Technical University (ITU) [more…]

06 Ankara

Noise maps of major cities were removed

Noise maps of big cities were prepared: Strategic noise maps were prepared in Istanbul, Bursa, Izmir, Ankara and Kocaeli, caused by industrial sources including highways, railways and ports. Fatma Güldemet, Minister of Environment and Urbanization [more…]

06 Ankara

TCDD Confirms Today, made a press release

TCDD made a press release for the news “TCDD Confirmed Today”: It was deemed necessary to make the following statement regarding the news titled “TCDD Confirmed Today”. Necessary press statements were made on the subject on 06-07 December. [more…]

Intercity Railways

Raybus hit the car 3 injured

Raybus hit the car 3 injured: The raybus, which made the Eskişehir Tavşanlı expedition, hit the car at the level crossing. Three people were injured in the accident. According to the information obtained, Ali M., who was going from Eskişehir to Tavşanlı district of Kütahya. [more…]

Intercity Railways

Train Crash as a Massacre (Photo Gallery)

Train Accident Like Massacre: 10 people in the service vehicle that was under the train in Mersin's Akdeniz district lost their lives. 2 people were injured, 4 seriously. An eyewitness said that after the accident, the barrier officer said, "Oh, alas. [more…]

GENERAL

Rails specialize

Rails are getting privatized The law on liberalization of railway transportation in Turkey was published in the Official Gazette dated 1 May. WHAT IS INTENDED? With the law, passenger and freight transportation by rail is open to competition, the most suitable in terms of service quality, [more…]

GENERAL

Deputy Tüzelden reacts to the privatization of railways

Deputy Tüzelden reacts to the privatization of railways Istanbul deputy Levent Tüzel reacted to the privatization of TCDD. Reminding the strike of its employees, Tüzel said, rağmen Despite all the objections of organized trade unions, professional organizations and political parties on the railways, [more…]

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Railway Transportation Association Press Release

Railway Freight Transportation Sector Association Press Release Turkey launched the process that causes a significant change. Prepared by the Ministry of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications, the views of the relevant public institutions and non-governmental organizations [more…]

Intercity Railways

Improvement of Existing Railway Lines in Konya

Konya-Karaman II will accelerate railway traffic between Konya and Karaman. Construction of Hat Railway Project will start in 2014. The Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) process has started and the project will be completed in 2017. TCDD 6. Region [more…]