Republic of Turkey Prime Minister Binali Yildirim, Sabuncubeli Tunnel and Access Roads connecting via teleconference system after the opening ceremony, Aliaga-Çandarlı Bergama 57 km of new railway construction and Çandarlı Port laid the foundation of the Rail Link project.
Speaking with Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım at the groundbreaking ceremony, TCDD General Manager İsa ApaydınHe said, “This 57-kilometer-long route will be the foundation of our country.
TCDD General Manager at the groundbreaking ceremony İsa Apaydın, Deputy General Manager İsmail Hakkı Murtazaoğlu, Aliağa District Governor. Bayram Yilmaz, Izmir Deputy Necip Kalkan, Regional Manager Selim Kocbay, Deputy Regional Director Nizamettin Cicek and Soner Bas, TCDD Tasimacilik AS. Izmir Regional Coordinator Habil Emir, Heads of Department, Contractor company officials and employees attended.
This project, which will be integrated with High Speed Train Line, will extend İZBAN from Selçuk to Bergama. It will also provide project which is one of Turkey's largest Çandarlı Port of rail freight will be of great importance in terms of projects, including a major economic contribution to our country and vitality of our region in particular.