Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications Minister Binali Yildirim, become a member of the EU, said they would combine their railways ago to integrate with Europe, "Step by step way, with the railways, a united Europe by sea with airlines Turkey, now means that Turkey actively participated in the EU," he said.
Making the opening speech of the groundbreaking ceremony of Irmak-Karabük-Zonguldak (IKZ) Railway Line Rehabilitation and Signalization at Karabük Station, Minister Yıldırım said that they are here today to show their loyalty to Karabük, who worked hard for the development, prosperity and well-being of the country.
Yildirim, Turkey's development and industrialization is an important place in Karabük, told negligence receive the grant.
Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, 15 thousand kilometers divided road, making the way to the air way of the people, railroads to stand up and the Turkish people 40 year-long speed train, which reminiscent of the year long train reminiscent of the country, 9,5 15 500 58,5 XNUMX divided the year, XNUMX said the airline had increased the number of people to million.
Lightning, 15 millions of people boarded for the first time by expressing the airports, so 100 million people with a capacity to do a new airport told. Stressing that the high-speed train dream has been realized, Yıldırım said that while they are investing in railways, they attach importance to developing railroad related industries.
Yildirim said that they were trying hard to get a rail when they took office.
“We couldn't get a rail for 3 years. A secret hand prevents us from taking the rails. Finally, my head got thrown, I said we will give the duty to Karabük to produce a ray, we are tired of the whim of the sellers. They made investments, produced rails. They produced the train rail, not enough, they produced the 60-meter high-speed rail. Now Karabük, if he finds time, gives us a ray and exports what he has done. May it be halal. ”
- "Seljuk, Ottoman, we are connecting the capital to Istanbul, Turkey" -
Explaining the work done, Yıldırım said, “Ankara-Istanbul counts the days, we open it at the end of 2013. We open Ankara-Sivas and Ankara-Bursa in 2016, we open Ankara-İzmir in 2017. We are opening Bursa in 2016. So Seljuks in the world, the pearl of the capital of the Ottoman Republic of Turkey in Istanbul we commit our whole town. We are reviving the uninterrupted historical Silk Road from Beijing to London with Marmaray. ”
Yildirim, Turkey's 154-year dream, which is one of the world's largest Marmaray project will be opened October 29, 2013, he said.
Stating that the Ovit Tunnel, the foundation of which was laid yesterday, has cost over 450 trillion, Yıldırım said that the cost of the 415 km Karabük-Irmak-Zonguldak railway line is over 500 trillion, that is, this project is a project larger than the Ovit Tunnel, civilization and modernity project of this project. said that.
Stating that the Turkish people want to integrate with Europe, Yildirim said:
“It is not going to be a burden to Europe, it is going to share the burden of Europe. We have never been a nation burdened with anyone, and have been on anyone's back. We always supported everyone, we contributed. The Turkish nation has a glorious history in the past, and the same understanding continues in the future. We will join the railways first to join the EU and integrate with Europe. We will not only equip railways and railways from all over, but we will combine it with Europe. This project is one of them. Step by step way, with the railways, airlines with a united Europe with sea Turkey, then Turkey is now actively participated in the EU. For this reason, we do not think that the EU is merely united and providing some things from the unity there. Turkey, always contributing, power, energy continues to work with an approach that increases his friends. "
Stating that it is pleasing that the EU allocates great support and resources to infrastructure investments, seaways and airlines, primarily railways, Yıldırım said, “What is the important principle in the EU - Freely circulation of people and cargo. Turks go to Europe without any obstacles. Europeans, how it is done if mutual coming to Turkey, "he said.
Explaining the work done, Yıldırım said, “This project is the beginning. We will overhaul the entire 11 thousand kilometer line of our railways and be defeated. It has not been handed for 75 years, there will be signalization, the rails will change, and the rails will go from Karabük. Karabük rails, Turkey will equip overall. Now, the road of the EU starts from Karabük, we started to open the road from Karabük. Good luck, "he said.
- “Easy to 48 months language, let's pull this down” -
Yıldırım said, “Let us take this down for 48 months to say it is easy, Karabük waited a lot”, EU Minister Egemen Bağış invited the representatives of Yapı Merkezi partnership, contractor firm Mön JV, Karabük Governor İzzettin Küçük, regional deputies and EU officials to the track.
Yıldırım, who told the Chairman of Yapı Merkezi Emre Aykar that there were more than 48 months, asked the project to be completed in 40 months. Contractor firm representative Aykar promised to complete the project in 40 months.
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