The first tram vehicle of Akçaray landed on the rails: In the Akçaray tram project, which is being constructed by the Kocaeli Metropolitan Municipality, the first of the trams was unloaded in the morning. The first of the tram cars manufactured in Bursa was downloaded to the rails on Elzem Street near Kocaeli Intercity Bus Terminal and Deputy General Secretary Mustafa Altay and Head of Transportation Department Ayşegül Yalçınkaya were present.
Came from BURSA BY HIGHWAY
Akçaray tram vehicle departed from Bursa in the first light of the morning. 33 meter-long tram vehicle with 294 passenger capacity met the rails in Izmit. Akçaray tram car, Bursa after passing all the tests successfully brought to Kocaeli.
Kocaeli Metropolitan Municipality Deputy Secretary General Mustafa Altay, '' our city is looking forward to the tram project within the scope of the first tram today met the rails of our first tram vehicle. Next week, the second tram will come on Tuesday and we will start test drives in March. I wish this city auspicious auspicious project, '' he said.
TEST DRIVING IN MARCH
After the construction of the trams, routine test, type test and passenger-free test were successfully completed on the test track in Bursa. 28, the second of the vehicles that will start test drives in Kocaeli in March, will be lowered to the rails on Elzem Street next to the Otogar on Tuesday.
WORKS CONTINUE AT NIGHT
On the other hand, the tram line works day and night without saying. Gazi Mustafa Kemal Boulevard and Adnan Menderes Boulevard intersection and Yahya Kaptan Necip Fazıl Street scissors production area was made with night work. In addition, 200m rail installation work in Şahabettin Bilgisu Street, in front of Balıkçılar Bazaar, in front of Fevziye Mosque and Yeni Cuma Mosque continued until the first light of the morning.