34 Istanbul

Improving Suburban Lines and Stations 19 Starts in June

Improvement of Suburban Lines and Stations 19 Starts in June The 19 will be interrupted by the commencement of 24 month suburban operations in Haydarpaşa, Söğütlüçeşme and Pendik line. Construction works for the improvement of Pendik-Söğütlüçeşme suburban lines and stations 19 June [more…]

transafgan railway construction begins
94 Afghanistan

TransAfgan railway construction begins

The Turkmenistan government has started the construction of the Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Tajikistan railway, which includes Afghanistan. Construction of the Atamurat-Imamnazar (Turkmenistan) - Akina (Afghanistan) line is expected to be completed by 2015. Turkmenistan President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov discussed this issue at the Council of Ministers. [more…]

33 France

Strikes in France Negatively Affect Rail Transport

Strikes in France Negatively Affected Rail Transport: Railway workers, the country's most important transportation network, also participated in the strike initiated by French civil aviation workers. Strikes paralyzed transport across France. The strike launched by French civil aviation workers [more…]

Intercity Railways

TCDD employees are upset

TCDD employees are uneasy The grinding of the trains running parallel to the Syrian border on the Karkamış-Nusaybin line is anxious to the state railway engineers and employees. The freight train returned from Mürşit Pınar in the past days. Employees reacted to this situation and said, “ [more…]

Intercity Railways

Kastamonuya Railway will surely come

Kastamonuya Railway will definitely arrive The Ilgaz Mountain project is one of the most important works. According to the information given by Kastamonu Governor Erdoğan Bektaş, the works of the tunnel, which was drilled 600 meters by Ankara and 60 meters by Kastamonu, are continuing. One last [more…]

34 Istanbul

Çekmeköy-Ümraniye ancThe ceremony of the first tunnels of the Sancaktepe metro (Photo Gallery)

Speaking at the ceremony of joining the first tunnels of Çekmeköy-Ümraniye-Sancaktepe metro, which is the second metro of the Anatolian side, Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Kadir Topbaş said, “In a period when municipalities in the world did not make subways, we, as the Metropolitan Municipality, built subway lines, almost ironing the gold of Istanbul. [more…]

06 Ankara

Turkey-Switzerland Cooperation in Railway Works Ray

Turkey-Switzerland Cooperation in the Railway Works Ray: Important steps are being taken to improve the railway cooperation between Turkey and Switzerland. TCDD and the Swiss Railway Industry Association, the development of passenger and freight transport between the two countries, the production of railway towing vehicles, [more…]


TÜVASAŞ 62 for years!

TÜVASAŞ, which was established in Sakarya in 1951 and started to produce wagons, exports to Europe, Asia and Africa. Founded in 1951 and 62 years on Sakarya, Turkey serving Wagon Industry Corporation (TÜVASAŞ), European, and Asian exports to Africa are doing. Turkey [more…]