Uludag Alpine Model Cable Car

In the renewed project of the ropeway, which has become the symbol of Bursa and commenced service in 1963, the summit will be made with gondola type ropeways used in the Alpine mountains. The project, which will cost 40 million Euros, is planned to be completed in 2 year. This will be done by the Build-Operate-Transfer model of the Metropolitan Municipality. [more…]


REPUBLIC OF TURKEY MINISTRY OF REPRESENTATION 2006 16 Research Area 1: Rail Handling (Continued) Project No: 5

1. Description of the Project: Determination of Railway Substructure and Superstructure by Non-Destructive Method and Development of Current Maintenance Techniques. 2. Purpose of the Project: Determining the mechanical properties of existing railway substructure and superstructure with non-destructive methods, determining the maintenance criteria and maintenance [more…]

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Main Streets in Bursa

The tram line works, which will be an alternative to the city transportation, came to the construction phase. Mayor Altepe said,, We aim to provide transportation to Bursa by means of vehicles that decorate the streets of world cities. Büyük Metropolitan Municipality does not want to lose time, the order of the rails months before Poland [more…]

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Curiosities in the tram debate

Bursa City Council discussed the issue of transportation. Malum, Bursa transportation problem is very large. Therefore, alternative means of transportation and convenience are gaining importance. T1 was called "Sculpture Tram Line". The first part of the route [more…]

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Bursa's Steel (and Composite) Silkworm

Bursa produced the first Turkish tram. Its design and production is almost one hundred percent indigenous. An important transformation project. The visionary driving force of the project is Bursa Mayor Recep Altepe. Of course there are other 'heroes' behind. Our Railways railways with Turkey [more…]

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Enjoying the open top cableway

Stanserhon Mountain in the city of Lucerne, Switzerland, a cable car for the purpose of tourist climbing is open. A high-rise cable car at 1900 meters above sea level allows tourists to take panoramic views. The journey starts at 711 meters above Kalti. [more…]

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'Will climb the Silkworm Sculpture'

The 'Bursa Speaks' meeting where important issues of the city were discussed by the City Council was discussed in the 'Tram System in Bursa'. Advisor to President Taha Aydin Metropolitan Municipality Speaking at the meeting, Sculpture-Garage (T1), Turkey's first indigenous tram line and tram 'Silkworm' [more…]