TCDD railway network: General Director of TCDD Süleyman Karaman, 2023 10 thousand kilometers high-speed, 4 thousand kilometers by constructing a conventional railway 11 thousand kilometers to the 26 thousand kilometers of railway network said they aimed to increase.
The KIT Commission convened under the presidency of AK Party Bilecik MP Fahrettin Poyraz, discussed the 2010 year accounts of TCDD and its subsidiaries.
TCDD General Director Süleyman Karaman, in his presentation to the commission, in 1923, 4 thousand 136 kilometer rail network which has 1923 thousand 1950 kilometers between 3-764 years in Turkey between the years 1951-2003 was reminiscent made 945 kilometers of new railway.
Expressing that the railway has been treated as a state policy after half a century of negligence, Karaman said, “In the period of 2004-2011, a thousand 85 kilometers of new railways were built. The construction of the 2 thousand 47 kilometer high speed and conventional train line is still ongoing. Thus, road construction, which was an average of 1950 kilometers per year from 2003 to 18, increased to an average of 2004 kilometers per year in the period of 2011-135. ”
Karaman, in 2000, 75 million pounds of the railway sector allocations of in 2012 increased by 54 times stating reached approximately 4,1 billion pounds of Turkey in the world, eighth, he said he reached the sixth-speed train operator country in Europe.
"This year, 150 level crossings will be controlled"
Explaining that the traffic intensive 570 level crossing works are being carried out, Karaman stated that they increased the number of controlled crossing to 54 and 150 level crossings will be made more controlled this year.
Karaman, 2023 10 thousand kilometers high-speed, 4 thousand kilometers by constructing a conventional railway 11 thousand kilometers 26 thousand kilometers of the railway network said they aim to increase, said:
”Our country will be knitted with a high-speed train network, with the implementation of projects primarily on the West-East axis and then on the North-South axis. After Ankara-Eskişehir and Konya, which have reached the high-speed train, Bilecik, Sakarya, Izmit, Istanbul, Bursa, Afyonkarahisar, Uşak, Manisa and Izmir will meet with the high-speed train in the western axis that is under construction. The preparations for the projects covering the provinces of Edirne, Balıkesir, Kütahya, Isparta, Burdur and Antalya continue. In the east of Ankara, Kırıkkale, Yozgat, Sivas, Erzincan, Erzurum, Kars, Gümüşhane, Trabzon, Kayseri, Malatya, Elazığ and Diyarbakır will be included in the high speed train network with the ongoing or planned projects. On the other hand, to the extent permitted by geographical conditions, the construction of fast and conventional lines continues. In this context, Karaman, Niğde, Mersin, Adana, Osmaniye, Gaziantep, Şanlıurfa, Mardin, Şırnak (Habur), Bartın will be connected to our national network by high standard railway. Between 2023-2035, it was aimed to connect Antalya to Kayseri via Aksaray and Nevşehir and to Samsun to Ankara via Çorum and Amasya by high speed train. ”
CHP Tunceli Member of Parliament Kamer Genç asked for information about the 190 investigations made by the Court of Accounts due to the 87 lawsuits filed against TCDD.
Young, huge investments have been made, the tender is given the right to know who is given how.
After the youth said that he felt conscientiously guilty for not having a healthy inspection, the President of the KIT Commission, Poyraz, asked the prosecutors to hand over the information and documents they had.
Poyraz, who argued with the young for a short time, said, “Insult the prosecutor and the auditor with crime. If you ask, you will get a clear answer, if you have documents and information, let's be a follower, prosecutors are waiting for you. ”
Deputy Chairman of the Commission and AK Party Samsun Deputy Ahmet Yeni, stating that the institutions that make big investments in the world have been damaged, noted that the high-speed train will be brought to Anatolia quickly.
General Director of TCDD Karaman, said the answers will be answered in writing.
Following the negotiations, the accounts of TCDD and its subsidiaries were released in 2010.
Source : the ekoayrint