Halkalı-Kapıkul Railway this year is to tender: Maritime Transport and Communications Minister Ahmet Arslan, Turkey's 3 the largest city will bring together two of the Ankara-Izmir YHT Project, also noting that remain cut that made construction contract, 2019 the Ankara-Izmir YHT line that they want to complete voiced In addition to YHT projects, the Minister Arslan pointed out that the High Speed Train projects are continuing and that the Konya-Karaman-Ulukışla-Mersin-Adana-Osmaniye-Gaziantep high-speed train project has continued the construction works between Konya-Karaman and Adana-Gaziantep. said that they foresee to put into service. Arslan stated that the tender process of the Sivas-Erzincan high-speed train project, which is currently underway, continues the tender process of the Sivas-Zara line, and continues to work from Yerköy to Kayseri.
Will extend to Kars
Noting that they aim to integrate the YHT line with high-speed train up to Kars, Arslan said, aHalkalıWe will also tender the YHT, which goes to Kapikule, Europe. We will connect the main spine from Edirne to Kars, which connects the main spine to Samsun, thus bringing the Black Sea together with the high speed train. We'il have to bring him down to the Mediterranean. We continue our YHT projects both on the east-west axis and on the north-south axis. Hem
From Istanbul to Edirne
Minister Arslan will be integrated to the Ankara-Istanbul YHT line.Halkalı Recalling that they experienced serious problems in the improvement of suburban lines within the scope of the Railway Project, he said: In order to be able to use the suburban trains from Pendik to Ayrılıkçeşme and from Kazlıçeşme HalkalıThe construction work on both sides of both the European and the Anatolian side has accelerated. We had problems with contractors in the project which will serve 1 million passengers per day which is the continuation of Marmaray in a place like Istanbul. These problems have been fixed and studies continue in full swing. 2018, at the end of this work with a YHT from Sivas, Marmaray under the sea using the HalkalıHe can go as far as. '
'Iron Silk Road' is also important for the east
Minister of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications Ahmet Arslan stated that the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars Railway Project, also known as the il Iron Silk Road Ars, will play an important role for the economies of the region's cities, especially Kars, among the Growth Centers covering the 23 city in Eastern and Southeastern Anatolia. he. the region extending from Beijing to London Arslan stressed the Silk Road will become one of the most important centers of Turkey and the whole of Central Asia, the Caucasus and Asian countries to provide easier access to Europe said they had formed a corridor. After the completion of Baku-Kars-Tbilisi connection between Europe and the Caucasus will be provided by continuous rail transportation to reach an annual international transportation potential of 50 million tons Arslan, the line to be commissioned 1 million passengers and 6,5 million tons will have the capacity to bear the load. Arslan, the project, Kars, Ardahan, Iğdır, Agri, Erzurum, Erzincan, Gumushane and Bayburt pointed out the importance of the provinces in terms of attraction.
Fast train to Samsun
Samsun-Çorum-Kırıkkale High Speed Railway Project in the evaluation of the Minister Arslan, the investment program as a project-project Samsun-Merfizon (95 kilometers), Merzifon-Corum (96 kilometers), Çorum-Kırıkkale (95 kilometers) will be 3 line cuts are expressed in the way. Arslan said that all three groups finished their study projects this year, and that the final project tender processes continued. Arslan, Ankara-Samsun high-speed train project after the completion of the construction process will begin to finish.