In the meeting held at TÜBİTAK MAM Energy Institute, the progress of the first national electric maneuvering locomotive E1000 and the first national outline locomotive E5000 project were discussed.
Cooperation between TÜBİTAK MAM and TCDD, which launched Turkey's first national electric maneuver locomotive E1000; With the E5000 project, it started the first national outline locomotive period on the railways. The gains from these projects carried out within the body of TÜBİTAK MAM Energy Institute provide a strong ground for new studies between the two institutions. TÜBİTAK MAM President Prof. Dr. İbrahim Kılıçaslan and TCDD General Manager İsa Apaydın met to discuss the status of existing projects and to increase their cooperation. TCDD General Manager İsa ApaydınIn the meeting held at the office of, the national products of TÜBİTAK MAM Materials Institute used in railways were evaluated as well as the works of TÜBITAK MAM Energy Institute.
TÜBİTAK MAM President İbrahim Kılıçaslan; He expressed his satisfaction with the R & D activities of MAM Institutes on rail vehicles with the cooperation of TCDD and contributing to the economy by turning into national products. TCDD General Manager İsa Apaydın also expressed his satisfaction with the cooperation.