The First Domestic Tram Produced in Bursa Is On The Rail: BURSA Metropolitan Municipality and Durmazlar Test drives of the tram "Silkworm", which has been working on projects for two years with the cooperation of the machine, started.
The design of Turkish engineers and Turkish workers' handwork, which the Metropolitan Municipality has been working on for 2 years, was completed in August and the press was introduced to the press last August. The tram called 'İpekböücü' started test drives in the region of Bursa Transportation Mass Transportation Management Industry Trade Inc. yesterday. With the completion of the 90-kilometer line between the Central Garage-Sculpture, which is still under construction, 6.5 Silkworm will start serving this line. Bursa Metropolitan Municipality, which aims to start mass production after passing the international tests and getting the certificate, also includes the municipalities of provinces such as Istanbul, Konya, Kayseri, Antalya, Malatya and Samsun.
FULLY MANUFACTURED BY HAND WORKING
Greater Municipality Durmazlar The first local tram, produced in cooperation with machinery, was produced entirely by the design and hand workmanship of Turkish engineers. After the first vehicle, serial production will begin and the tram is reminiscent of the silkworm with its design inspired by the fact that Bursa is the starting point of the Silk Road. Standing and seated full capacity 250 people tram, fully loaded with 8.2 percent of the capacity to climb with the inclination of the Metropolitan Municipality project will work on all urban lines. Thanks to the laser control system, it will be determined whether there is an object on the rails or if there are defects on the rails. The laser control system will automatically stop the tram even if the driver does not intervene.