Railway Professionals Gathered in Istanbul: Eurasia Rail - 7th International Railway, Light Rail Systems, Infrastructure and Logistics Fair, which is the only fair in Eurasia and the third largest in the world, was held in Istanbul on 2 - 4 March 2017.
Mr. Yüksel Coşkunyürek, Deputy Minister of Transport, Maritime Communications, Mr. Orhan Birdal, Deputy Undersecretary of UDHB, Jean-Pierre Loubinoux, Director General of the International Railway Association (UIC), General Director of TCDD İsa Apaydın, General Director of TCDD Transport Inc. Veysi Kurt and senior executives of affiliated and related organizations of UDHB and executives, representatives and academicians of many domestic foreign institutions, organizations participated.
30 300 participant company from the country and 70 hosted thousands of professional visitors from the country and UDHB Deputy Minister Yüksel Coşkunyürek made the opening speech. 2003 billion TL has been invested in railway, road, sea and communication since 304, emphasizing the importance of the railroad in these investments: in a way that has been implemented. In our country, there are great changes in the field of railway. All of the railway workers who have carried out these projects have made a revolution. I would like to thank everyone who contributed, E he said.
Deputy Minister Coşkunyürek said: yatırım We see railway investments as locomotive investments and we continue these investments by increasing these investments. In particular, we attach importance to port connections that provide sea and rail connections. Tekirdağ and Filyos are the most important ones. We are creating important corridors from north to south, east to west in our country. Railway transportation from Beijing to London is no longer a dream. Marmaray and Baku-Tbilisi-Kars lines will provide this. 219 is transported to 180 a day with Marmaray. The number of passengers transported to date has reached 185 million. We are planning to carry out these works on our 2023 targets. We will make a total of 2023 km new railway until 8500. X
National high-speed trains, a new generation of national electric diesel train set, it took the full swing of a new generation of national freight railcar operating expressing Deputy Minister Coşkunyürek Turkey's plans for the year 2023 500 billion dollar burden of private firms in the rail stressing the importance owned railway to reach the export target He underlined that they paved the way for passenger transport and that they established TCDD Tasimacilik AS based on the law enacted for the liberalization of railway transport.
Numerous conferences held at the fair
Eurasia Rail 2017, which provides the opportunity for professional visitors to meet with the leading manufacturers of the sector, and to follow the innovations closely, has created an important platform for sharing knowledge and experience with the conference programs.
Veysi Kurt, General Director of TCDD Transport, participated in the Railway Open Session and gave information about TCDD Forwarding Inc., which started its activities as of 1 January 2017. Kurdish; 15 apartment in the center of the company, 7 central 3 in the provincial center, organized into 10 units, passenger transport and vehicle maintenance, approximately 1.213 thousand employees, 12 km high-speed rail line, including the total 532. He stated that cargo and passenger transportation were carried out in the 19 km railway network and added: hızlı Our company's fleet includes 668 high speed train set, 618 locomotive, 15.393 passenger and 30.6 freight wagon. To date, 170 million passengers have moved to YHT. We are currently carrying 26 million tons per year 2023 cargo per day. In 10 we consider the rail share as 15 and XNUMX as 10 percent in passenger transportation. X
Eurasia Rail will be held in Izmir Fairground since 2019
Eurasia Rail contributes to the development of the rail system sector and sheds light on the sector; 2019 will be held every two years from the year of the fair in Izmir, which has a wider exhibition area. While exhibiting the latest developments and innovations in the sector at the fair, conferences and seminars with the content of railways and technologies will be organized.