The opening date of the Marmaray Project has been announced. Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan will conduct the trial drive this month.
Binalı Yıldırım stated that the Marmaray Project is also continuing, they aim to complete it at the end of 2013 and rail laying operations are ongoing.
The trial will be made by the Prime Minister in March, and the official opening will take place on 29 October 2013.
“WORKS IN HAYDARPAŞA IS GOING ON THE WAY”
Noting that the works in Haydarpaşa are going well and there is no problem, Yıldırım said, "We will be bidding for the reorganization of the rate this year."
Stating that there are new flights to Haydarpaşa and there is no problem in meeting the demand, Yıldırım said that the Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality, Kocaeli and Sakarya Metropolitan Municipality are putting mutual flights and the need there has been met.
Pointing out that the section between Gebze and İzmit Köseköy will be completely rebuilt according to the high-speed train standard, Yıldırım stated that the line should remain closed for a while.
DAILY 1.5 MILLION PASSENGER
Reminding that they will completely close between Gebze and Haydarpaşa this year, Yıldırım has been Kadıköy He emphasized that the capacity deficiency caused by the closure will be eliminated in this way as the rail system will be opened.
Binali Yıldırım reminded that Marmaray has 75 thousand passengers per hour in one direction, 150 thousand in two directions, 1,5 million daily.
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