Domestic Tram Silkworm Met With Rails In The Town Square. Turkey's first domestic tram, produced under the consultancy of Bursa Metropolitan Municipality Silkwormappeared in the town square. Metropolitan Mayor Recep Altepe said that they exhibited the first prototype vehicle produced for citizens to see the vehicles they will travel in about 2 months later.
2 is under the consultancy of the Metropolitan Municipality in a short period of time, although it is said that it cannot be done and is among the promises of the Mayor Recep Altepe. Durmazlar Turkey's first indigenous tram produced by the company 'Silkworm' end showcased. In order to purify the city center from vehicle noise, exhaust gas pollution and heavy vehicle traffic, the first construction made as a prototype from the local trams to be used in the Sculpture Garage T1 Tram Line, which came to the completion of construction, landed on the rails in Kent Square. During the night-long work, private vehicles brought to the City Square on the 'Silkworm', Metropolitan Mayor Recep Altepe and Local Tram Project Advisor Taha Aydin, under the supervision of the rails.
2 will carry passengers after months
Citizens, who set out to go to work in the morning, were surprised to encounter the local tram for the first time in the City Square. Metropolitan Mayor Recep Altepe, together with the Secretary General Seyfettin Avşar and his advisor Taha Aydın, examined the vehicle on display in the morning. Expressing that they are happy to break new ground with the local tramway as the Metropolitan Municipality, Mayor Altepe said, “We wanted to experience this pride of Bursa with all our people. As Bursa, we produced the domestic tram, which is the project of Turkey. We bought 6 of these vehicles when the manufacturing company gave the most suitable offer in the tender we opened. The construction of our inner city tram line has also reached the completion stage.
After about 2 months, these vehicles will start to carry passengers. We also wanted our people to see these vehicles on which they will travel soon. Quality will come to urban transportation with these world-class vehicles, which are more than nothing less than their counterparts. Image, noise and exhaust gas pollution will be eliminated. These vehicles will add value to all the streets they pass through,” he said.