Eskişehir railway center became the center : Grand National Assembly of Turkey (TBMM) Plan and Budget Commission of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications Ministry, speaking during the debate on the budget of 2015 the AK Party Eskişehir deputy Salih husband, the railways field Eskiþehir'in that takes a central state, Turkey Locomotive and Engine Industry Inc. (Tülomsaş) and the International Rail Systems Test Center (URAYSİM) stated that it should be used to the maximum extent.
Emphasizing the importance of the project carried out by Anadolu University in collaboration with the Ministry of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications, Salih Koca stated that the government supports without any expense. Stating that a large land has been allocated in Alpu district for testing, Koca said, “URAYSİM, whose protocols have been previously signed by both our government and Anadolu University and the Ministry of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications, and which has been taken into investment plan by our Ministry of Development, namely the International Test Center. - Necessary studies have been carried out for 7 years. Almost 8 decares of land was allocated in the district. Within the scope of projects performed so far for the first time 700 kilometers in Turkey / hour watching high-speed construction of a test road at about 400 kilometers in length may be made to the testing of the trains, as well as 50 km / h construction of a test road for conventional rail vehicles can access speed, and in this sense both Republic of Turkey both in Turkey and Europe will be held in all rail vehicles, wagons, studies can be made with regard to a test center for testing and final certification of the final stage. Production tender files were prepared. The tender process started. About 180 million pounds of funds were transferred and investment plans were approved. We are talking about an investment of 250 million lira with its total investment. ”
“INFRASTRUCTURE IN ESKİŞEHİR SHOULD BE EVALUATED”
Drawing attention to the railway infrastructure in Eskişehir, Salih Koca noted how Tülomsaş would be in Eskişehir and talked about how to benefit from Tülomsaş. Stating that the implementation of this project in Eskişehir will contribute to the country's economy, Koca said, “I would like to express this as a suggestion while making such a center; 80 new High Speed Trains (YHT), which Tülomsaş, which has become a center in rail systems in Eskişehir, will be utilized to the maximum extent, Tülomsaş will be further developed and this will be built in the rail network together with the rail systems test center (YHT). I think it is very important to make the sets here. In this sense, Eskişehir can become the maintenance center of high speed trains. We can evaluate Tülomsaş in this sense and we can make the maximum use of other units to be built with these rail systems test center. In short, while we are on our way to our vision of 2023 and 2053 on rail systems, I would like to emphasize that evaluating these infrastructures in Eskişehir, considering this test center and making plans accordingly will provide added value to our country's economy and will be a correct investment. ”