The first tram Silkworm were showcased in Germany produced in Turkey

Turkey's Bursa Metropolitan Municipality, under the leadership Durmazlar The first local tram developed by Makine, 'Silkworm', has entered the international arena at Innotrans 2012, the world's largest rail systems fair. The tram, which attracted great interest from the visitors of the fair, reportedly passed many tests successfully.
Germany in Berlin, held every two years and this year a xnumx'inc once held 11 InnoTrans Fair, Turkey's first tram struck the silkworm brand stamp. The world's 2012 is prepared to compete worldwide with strong brands such as Siemens, Bombardier and Alstom. The trolley brand Silkworm is of great interest.
Including design, mechanical components and digital technologies Durmazlar The Silkworm, developed by the machine, was completed as a result of the hard work of 56 which lasted for an 60 person R & D and a production team of 2,5 persons. With the capacity of 250 people, the tram, which can climb the 8.2 slope at full capacity, is called 'Bogie' and carries the signature of the same team. Who need advanced technology 'Bogie' production, including Turkey currently can only be performed in 6 countries.
Silkworm's security systems also have a highly advanced technology. The 5 separate brake module ensures that the vehicle with a loaded 50 tone stops at maximum 46 meters in an emergency. If any of the modules fails, additional protection systems are activated. Durmazlar The machine aims to produce 100 trams per year in the short term.
Durmazlar The Holding Chairman Huseyin Durmaz, said he began to give compensation for their R & D investment, "Turkey in the field of design and technology, developing products that show how far gone the whole world. Durmazlar We, as Machinery, are proud to see the added value created by our labor for our country. Silkworm is the success of Turkish engineers. 30 years of application of the vehicle aging, tensile, rupture and static tests, such as the results of this success proved. Although many vehicles did not succeed in these tests despite repeated attempts, Silkworm got its certificate in the first attempt. It has proven its advanced technology and the adequacy of its security systems. This is a great success of our country. ”

Source: Nationality

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