Intercity Railways

Ramadan Campaign for Passengers from TCDD

Ramadan Campaign for Passengers from TCDD: TCDD launched a 50% discount on passenger trains special for the upcoming Ramadan. Trenkart members will travel with 16% discount between 31-2016 June 5 with the tickets they bought between 20-2016 May 50. HERE ARE THE TCDD TICKET CAMPAIGN CONDITIONS The campaign covers all high-speed trains and Mainline trains on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday between 5-20 June 2016. [more…]

06 Ankara

Horizon 2020 - Shift2rail Studies Conducted by DATEM Business Management

Horizon 2020 – Shift2rail Studies Conducted by DATEM Operations Directorate: The membership process to the Shift2Rail Joint Venture is carried out by DATEM Operations Directorate on behalf of TCDD. The Horizon 2020 program to be carried out by the European Commission will support R&D projects to be carried out between 2014-2020. Within the framework of the development of innovative R&D projects for the European Union, the joint venture of Shift2Rail (S2R) in the railway sector is the sole authorized by the European Commission [more…]

GENERAL

Baghdad Hotel, used as TCDD's guesthouse, is looking for old days

Baghdad Hotel, which is used as a guesthouse of TCDD, is looking for its old days: The historical Baghdad Hotel, known as the first European hotel of the city and attracting attention with its architectural structure, has been used as a guesthouse of TCDD for many years. It is thought that the hotel, which was built in 1895, should now be brought into tourism. One of the most magnificent and remarkable buildings of Konya, the historical Bagdat Hotel has been built since about 1980. [more…]

34 Istanbul

Asphalt casting works started on the 3rd Bridge

Asphalt casting works have started on the bridge: 5 thousand tons of asphalt has been poured on the Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridge so far. Asphalt casting works on the Bosphorus Bridge started. So far, 5 thousand tons of asphalt has been laid. WORK CONTINUES As Asia and Europe come together once again in the 3rd Bosphorus Bridge Project implemented by ICA, works on the bridge are in full swing. [more…]

16 Bursa

Bursa will be in league of giants

Bursa will go to the league of giants: Metropolitan Mayor Recep Altepe, who stated that Bursa has determined its own role, said, "Bursa will go to the world league". FISH FEAST FOR SÖNMEZ MEDIA Metropolitan Mayor Recep Altepe met with Sönmez Media employees. At the meeting at Burfaş's Beşevler facilities, Bursa Hakimiyet Newspaper and ASTV Editor-in-Chief Okan Tuna, editor-in-chief Ali Kemal Aksakal [more…]

03 Afyonkarahisar

They Wagon Acer achieved a first in Turkey

Acarlar Vagon broke new ground in Turkey: Acarlar Vagon broke new ground in Turkey. With the ECM certificate obtained for the first time in Turkey in the wagon sector, the company will be able to overhaul the wagons of the European Union Countries. Acarlar Vagon broke new ground in Turkey. With the ECM certificate obtained for the first time in Turkey in the wagon sector, the company will be able to overhaul the wagons of the European Union Countries. made on the subject [more…]

06 Ankara

Receives TSI Certificate to VA-KO SGNSS Type Freight Car

VA-KO SGNSS Type Freight Wagon Received TSI Certificate: VAKO –Wagon Container San. Trade Inc. The company took an important step in opening up to Europe and received the SGNSS type wagon certificate, which is the first TSI certified container wagon in the private sector in Turkey. Low tare, high carrying capacity of SGNSS type freight wagon and different containers of 10”,20”,30” and 40” [more…]

34 Istanbul

Hazar Transit Corridor Platform Working Group Meeting was held

Caspian Transit Corridor Platform Working Group Meeting was held: Caspian Transit Corridor Platform Working Group Meeting was held on 11 May 2016, organized by the Caspian Strategy Institute HASEN. DTD General Manager Yaşar Rota and Deputy General Manager Nükhet Işıkoğlu attended the workshop on “The Importance of Logistics Bases in the Development of International Trade”. Participants at the meeting; • Location selection of logistics bases • Logistics [more…]

20 Denizli

Cable Car Stopped Citizens Downloaded

Cable Car Stopped Citizens AKUT Downloaded: About one of the citizens who wanted to spend the weekend in Bağbaşı Zeytinli Plateau with a cable car remained above. Cable car services were stopped for safety reasons. A bad surprise awaited those who set out for a cable car ride to Bağbaşı Plateau, which is indispensable for weekends in Denizli. Those who went to the plateau by cable car were left stranded. The cable cars did not work due to the rainy and extremely windy weather. 400 citizens [more…]

52 Army

Çambaşı Plateau and the sea join the ropeway

Çambaşı Plateau and the sea connect with the cable car: Following the Ordu-Giresun Airport project, which is the "first and only airport built entirely on the sea" in Europe and Turkey, the work for the completion of other transportation and tourism projects in the region continues. After the Ordu-Giresun Airport project, which is the "first and only airport built entirely on the sea" in Europe and Turkey, transportation in the region [more…]

34 Istanbul

IETT Launches New Bus Line 2 For Those Who Love Nature

IETT Opened 2 New Bus Lines for Those Who Love Nature: Istanbul Electric Tram and Tunnel Operations General Directorate, Kadıköy- Announced that the Polonezköy and Beşiktaş-Belgrad Forest lines were put into service. The General Directorate of Istanbul Electric Tram and Tunnel Operations made a very pleasing statement especially for those who love to walk. In the statement made, during the spring and summer months, weekends Kadıköy-Polonezkoy [more…]

35 Izmir

Izmir Meryem Ana ropeway project approved

İzmir Virgin Mary cable car project has been approved: The cable car project planned to be built to the Ephesus Ancient Canal and Selçuk Virgin Mary in the Selçuklu district of İzmir has been approved. Minister of Forestry and Water Affairs Prof. Dr. Veysel Eroğlu visited Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Aziz Kocaoğlu in his office yesterday and said that they paved the way for the solid waste disposal facility. Minister Eroğlu, Kocaoğlu's visit to Ankara a short time ago [more…]

07 Antalya

KAIK Railway Accidents Workshop held

KAIK Railway Accidents Workshop was held: UDHB Accident Investigation and Investigation Board KAIK, in order to raise awareness in the liberalization process that started in the railway sector, on a platform where the public and private sector stakeholders come together, to explain the general structure and functioning of the Board, to inform about its legislation, to inform about the working of similar boards and structures in the world to examine the methods of the Board, especially the railway accident investigations of the Board, [more…]

13 Bitlis

Nostalgic Train in Tatvan

Nostalgic Train in Tatvan: On the coast of Tatvan district of Bitlis, the nostalgic train started to serve the citizens. Business owner Burhan Cheese stated that they will organize a nostalgic tour for the citizens during the summer on the shore of Van Lake in Tatvan district. Cheese, who stated that they organized 8-kilometer tours on the Tatvan coast, said: “The nostalgic train consists of a locomotive and 12 wagons for 8 people. Total capacity [more…]

Intercity Railways

End of the Upper and Lower Passage Project

  The Overpass and Underpass Project Has Neared the End: Mayor Mustafa Güler's Ankara contacts continue regarding the vehicle overpass and pedestrian underpass project to be built by the TCDD Afyon 7th Regional Directorate at the Emet and Kuruçay level crossings in the Tavşanlı district of Kütahya. The Municipality, which is in constant contact with the relevant institutions at the Ministry of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Journalism. [more…]

RAILWAYS

Rail System Vehicle Commission Meeting was held in Samsun

Rail System Vehicle Commission Meeting was held in Samsun: All Rail Systems Operators Association (TÜRSID) Vehicle Commission VI. The meeting was held on 12-13 May 2016 in Samsun, hosted by Samsun Metropolitan Municipality Samulaş A.Ş. At the meeting, which was attended by representatives from all urban rail system operators operating in Turkey, from the provinces of Istanbul, Ankara, Izmir, Bursa, Eskişehir, Konya, Antalya and Kayseri, the first meeting was held. [more…]

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Entrepreneurship in Business World conference at Karabuk University

Entrepreneurship in the Business World conference at Karabük University: A conference on 'Entrepreneurship in the Business World' was held by the KARABÜK University Rail Systems Association and the Rail Systems Student Club. The conference held at the University's Hamit Çepni Hall was attended by Provincial Police Chief Serhat Tezsever, Safranbolu Mayor Necdet Aksoy, Vice Rector Prof. Dr. Mustafa Yaşar, Dean of the Faculty of Engineering Prof. Dr. Mehmet Özkaymak, President of the Journalists Federation of Turkey [more…]

RAILWAYS

Suspicious vehicle panic on High Speed ​​Train

Suspicious vehicle panic on the High Speed ​​​​Train line: Suspecting the car left at the High Speed ​​​​Train underpass in Konya, the police stopped the train services and called a bomb disposal expert - It was determined that the vehicle was left in the underpass because it ran out of fuel. It was determined that the car was left in the area because it ran out of fuel. According to the information received, Carpenters in the central Selçuklu district [more…]

GENERAL

Today in History: 16 May 1991 TCDD Ankara Open Air Steam Locomotive

Today in history, 16 May 1888 Mauser Company and VVürttembergische Vereinsbank Director Alfred Kaulla sent a letter to Deutsche Bank General Manager Georgvon Siemens, and in the reply letter on August 9, he stated that he agreed to make a concession initiative. May 16, 1991 TCDD Ankara Open Air Steam Locomotive Museum was opened.