Bursa, the 59 year-long dream is getting the fast train. With the Bursa-Yenişehir stage of the Bursa-Bursa Fast Train Line, the foundation of the main station in the center of Bursa was laid with the participation of Deputy Prime Minister Bülent Arınç, Minister of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications Binali Yıldırım and Labor and Social Security Minister Faruk Çelik.
When the Ankara Bursa Express Train, which is built according to the high speed train technology, will be put into service, the travel time between Ankara and Bursa will be at 2 hour 10 time and Istanbul-Bursa travel time will be at 2 hour at 15 time.
Ankara Bursa High Speed Line will be constructed according to the latest High Speed Train technology and 250 speed, where passenger and freight trains can be operated together. The line, which will provide the connection of Bursa to Balıkesir and ports via Balıkesir, will provide significant alternative transportation to the industry of the region. The line is scheduled to be put into service in 2016. 75 units of tunnels, 15 meters of 11 units, 140 meters of 3 units, 6840 meters of 8 units, 358 meters of 7 units, 42 meters of 58 units, 143 units of bridge, 3 meters of 10 kilometers, which constitute the 500 km section of Ankara Bursa High Speed Line and overpass, 8 pieces will be constructed as total 200 art structure. During the construction work that will last XNUMX year of the line will be excavated about XNUMX million XNUMX thousand cubic meters excavation and XNUMX million XNUMX thousand cubic meters fill.
Bursa Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Recep Altepe stressed that they had a beautiful day for Bursa. Altepe, eni We have been performing this ceremony for many years. The project combines historic city of Ankara, the capital of the Republic of Turkey and Bursa, we are happy to take the foundation. The things that are called imagination come true. Hay
Governor Sahabettin Harput, dreamed that a day lived in Bursa. Harput said, Başkent Bursa, which founded the Ottoman Empire and made it the capital of the 130 year, is enjoying the happiness of meeting with the Turkish capital Ankara. These events 'are all coming close' so I hope to be fit after year 3 today, when it opened the basis of this work, we will take another Bursa Bursa, Turkey will be another Turkey. "He said.