TÜMOSAN and Talgo are working to produce high-speed trains to Saudi Arabia: Tractor manufacturer TÜMOSAN has signed a 190 million euro contract with SSM. Tümosan General Manager Albayrak said, “We will manufacture the engine of the Altay tank”
Tractor manufacturer TÜMOSAN has signed a 190 million euro contract with the Undersecretariat for Defense Industries (SSM) within the scope of the Power Group Development Project. The contract provides for the development of the engine and powertrain of the Altai battle tank. TUMOSAN Chairman Nuri Albayrak announced that it is planned to produce 30 tank engines and transmissions in the first year. The power group project contract envisages the development of the Altay combat tank's engine and powertrain within 54 months. Nuri Albayrak said, “We will develop and manufacture the engine and we will start mass production after five years. It is planned to produce 30 tank engines and transmissions in the first year. In the second year, we will continue production according to the need. ”
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Turkey to participate in the opening of the high-speed Spanish Talgo company expected to tender for the production of train sets they decided to cooperate reminding Albayrak, he said the study was carried out to produce high-speed trains for Saudi Arabia with Talgo. Albayrak, "high-speed train tender process in Turkey continues. No technical specifications have been released yet. However, there were 20 high speed trains that Talgo was awarded from Saudi Arabia. He trains we are working to produce in Turkey, "he said.