Rector of ESOGÜ Dr. Gönen: “The goal of producing a national tank engine can easily be achieved if the knowledge of ESOGÜ in engineering branches meets the dynamism of the industry and public supports”
Rector of Eskişehir Osmangazi University (ESOGÜ) Dr. Hasan Gönen stated that they are ready to contribute to the production of the engine of the Altay Main Battle Tank in Eskişehir.
Gonen, written statement, which produced the first domestic locomotive and the first domestic car makes Eskişehir, Altay Main Battle Tank is strong enough to produce in the domestic engine, highlighting the university, Turkey Locomotive and Engine Industry Inc. (TÜLOMSAŞ) and TAI Engine Industries Inc (TEI ) in cooperation with.
Expressing that the production of the tank engine in Eskişehir would be an accurate decision, Gönen said:
“As a university, we have made it our duty to train human resources in the areas that our country needs. We can contribute to the technological development required by the defense industry of our country, especially with the infrastructure and academic knowledge we have. With the knowledge of ESOGÜ in engineering branches, the dynamism of the industry and the public supports meet the goal of producing a national tank engine easily. ”
Gönen emphasized that the university has many collaborations with well-established industrial organizations of Eskişehir such as TÜLOMSAŞ and TEI, and that they are strong enough to achieve this.