Intercity Railways

Cargo transportation by rail from Mersin

Freight transportation by rail from the inner regions to Mersin Port: Konya Chamber of Commerce (KTO) President Selçuk Öztürk stated that the construction of the Konya-Karaman-Mersin Railway Project has started, “This line extends to Adana and the Southeast and enters into Iraq only not this [more…]

35 Izmir

TCDD made a second statement of İZBAN

TCDD made a statement on İZBAN for the second time: Yesterday, our organization's press statement about İZBAN was reported in some media outlets as "TCDD does not want passengers" and "TCDD does not want to transfer passengers". TCDD's main task is freight and passenger [more…]

7 Russia

Russia introduces new AC electric freight locomotive

Russia introduced its new AC electric freight locomotive: On August 3, it introduced its new 13 MW AC electric freight locomotive as part of the Russian Railway Workers' Day celebrations. Transmashholding's Novocherkassk Electric Locomotives factory and Russian Railways, which developed this locomotive [more…]

Asphalt News

Gölbaşı Municipality Accelerates Asphalt Works

Gölbaşı Municipality Accelerates Asphalt Works: Gölbaşı Municipality continues its asphalt construction works on damaged roads in İncek District. Gölbaşı Municipality continues its road construction works rapidly this year. With the works carried out at many points in Gölbaşı [more…]

Asphalt News

Karamanda Asphalt and Pavement Works

Asphalt and Pavement Works in Karaman: Karaman Municipality continues its asphalt and pavement works. Karaman Mayor Ertuğrul Çalışkan, who examined the works in the Yeşilada District on site, stated that they were working selflessly for Karaman. With the work done, the neighborhoods are [more…]

Asphalt News

Sunsets 2 bin 500 tone asphalt

2 bin 500 tone asphalt to Güneşevler: Çorum Municipality asphalted the Güneşevler Streets within the scope of asphalt works. Municipal asphalt teams Güneşevler 1., 2., 3., 5., 6., 7. and 8. poured asphalt on the streets about 1.500-meter road. Çorum Municipality, [more…]

34 Istanbul

Istanbul commuter train lines open

When the Istanbul suburban train lines are opened, the restoration works of the suburban grill line, which has a huge impact on Istanbul traffic, continues. 2013'da closed suburban lines are still working. Haydarpaşa-Pendik in June 2015, Kazlıçeşme-Halkalı The line will open in March 2015. [more…]

Asphalt News

Quarter of Asphalt Paving in Urfa Village

The Village Waiting Asphalt for a Quarter Century in Urfa: The Öğütcü Village, 13 kilometers from the center of Şanlıurfa, is just like the famous poem of Poet Ahmet Kutsi Tecer's “There Is A Village Far Away”. The roads of the village, which has about 100 households, lead to hundreds of applications. [more…]


Gulf Crossing Bridge construction

How is the construction of the Bay Crossing Bridge: What is happening in the construction of the Izmit Bay Crossing Bridge, which will reduce the gulf crossing to 6 minutes? Here is the answer… İzmit Bay Crossing Bridge, one of the important bridge projects within the scope of Gebze-İzmir Highway project. [more…]

237 Cameroon

740 Million Dollar Budget Double Highway Project

Double Highway Project with a Budget of 740 Million Dollars: Öztürk Holding completed the tender process it has been conducting for 1 year in Cameroon and signed the Double Highway Project with a budget of 740 million dollars. Speaking during his visit to our country in March last year, the President of Cameroon [more…]


SCT response in the finance sector

SCT response from the Ministry of Finance: Finance Minister Şimşek stated that there is no study regarding the reduction in the SCT and VAT of the fuel used in vehicles carrying out road passenger transportation. The Minister of Finance Mehmet Şimşek said that the fuel used in passenger transportation vehicles [more…]


Homer Bus Station

Bus Station in Homeros Boulevard: Application projects were started for the extension of Homer Boulevard to Otogar, which was put into service last year to relieve Buca traffic of Izmir Metropolitan Municipality. Metropolitan continues its expropriation works on the 6.2 kilometer. Greater Izmir [more…]


3. evacuate

Unload to promenade areas for the bridge road: Work continues on the Northern Marmara Motorway, which will be the new route of heavy tonnage vehicles. The General Directorate of Highways finally sent a notification to the rural restaurants in Sarıyer Uskumruköy and requested the facilities to be evacuated. Business [more…]


Smart road application contract between Aselsan and KGM

Smart road application contract between Aselsan and KGM: A contract worth 18,7 million TL was signed between Aselsan and General Directorate of Highways. The first "smart road" application on highways will be carried out between Gebze-İzmit west intersections. In a statement from ASELSAN, most traffic in Turkey [more…]

Asphalt News

Maintenance and repair work on highways in Tekirdağ

Maintenance and repair works on Tekirdağ highways: Maintenance and repair work started in Tekirdağ by the 18th Regional Directorate of Highways. According to the information received by the AA correspondent, the 18th Regional Directorate of Highways is carrying out maintenance and repair work in Tekirdağ and Malkara. Tekirdag-Malkara highway [more…]

34 Istanbul

Mahmutbey-Mecidiyeköy metro line contract signed

Mahmutbey-Mecidiyeköy metro line contract was signed: With the contribution of Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality, a three-storey car park for 343 vehicles will be built in Bağcılar district, which is located on the European highway and airport axis, where important transportation projects are offered to the public. 13 total [more…]

35 Izmir

Completely Renovation Works

Renovation of the State Railways (TCDD), Izmir, Aliaga to Cumaovasi on the suburban line of 80 kilometers to the subway standard public transport service in Izmir Suburban System (İZBAN) reported that the renewal work is ongoing. General Directorate of State Railways [more…]

34 Istanbul

Istanbul residents are waiting for commuter lines to be opened

Istanbul residents are waiting for the suburban lines to be opened: after the high-speed train, the eyes are on the inner city lines. 2013'da closed suburban lines are still working. Haydarpaşa-Pendik in June 2015, Kazlıçeşme-Halkalı The line will open in March 2015. If the lines are opened on the said date, Istanbul traffic is also [more…]