Erzurum Palandöken Logistics Center, which was completed in Erzurum by TCDD, was opened on Wednesday, June 13, 2018 with a ceremony attended by Deputy Prime Minister Recep Akdağ and Minister of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications Ahmet Arslan.
”The greatest concern is to serve our people“
Speaking at the ceremony, Deputy Prime Minister. Dr. Recalling the words of the UDH Minister, who spoke before him, Recep Akdağ said, “My memory returned suddenly until 2002 when our Minister was speaking. 16 big years have passed. On the one hand, I saw how time was insufficient for our Minister, and I thank God thousands of times for this. ” said.
“For us, you, our 81 million brothers, have always been the crown of our heads. We have never lost our excitement because we know that the best of people serve people. Because we know that the biggest honor we can earn in our lives is the biggest legacy we can serve you, ”said Akdağ. We will never get tired of serving you. ”
”Our goal is to make our country the logistics center of the world“
Ahmet Arslan, the Minister of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications, who wanted to know that not only a logistics center was opened in Erzurum, emphasized that the whole of our country was erected by logistics networks and the Palandöken Logistics Center was one of the 21 logistics centers planned to be constructed.
He added that eight of them are over, and that the logistics center of Erzurum Logistics Center is completed and the ninth is the ninth logistics center. Bin 350 is a thousand square meters and 350 is being built in Kars. Our goal is to bring our country to a logistic base and make our country the logistics center of the world. Ama
“We are witnessing a historic day“
TCDD General Manager started his speech by saying, T Today we are witnessing a historic day for our railways and our old city of Erzurum Konuş İsa Apaydın The more you know the one opening of the logistics center will make the logistics base of Turkey, he said.
Ederek We have been investing more than 85 billion liras on railways so far, ın we introduced our people to high speed trains. The number of passengers we have successfully carried out in Ankara-Istanbul, Ankara-Konya and Konya-Istanbul YHT lines has exceeded 40 million. Mekte
Apaydın explained that they continue to build high-speed, fast and conventional railways and have renewed the 10.620 km conventional railway so far and they have become signaled and electrified in order to increase their capacity and perform a more efficient train operation. underlined.
Apaydın said: g In order to increase the competitiveness of the industrialists and to make the logistic base of our region, 21 is planned to establish a separate logistics center. We have completed the construction of the number of 8 and opened them to service. The number of 5 and the number of 7 projects are still underway. Within the scope of logistics center projects, we started to construct the logistics center in Erzurum in order to provide logistics service to our region and our country. 105 million TL investment amount, 350 thousand m2 based on the area of annual 437 thousand tons of capacity to carry our Erzurum logistics center as soon as possible have been ready for opening. 80 km railway has been built in our logistics center equipped with various administrative and social facilities with 2 bin m16.5 container stock space. X
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TCDD General Manager from Edirne to Kars and from there to the railway corridor connecting to Silk Road. İsa Apaydın, Erzurum (Palandoken) Logistic center of our region and our country wished to have a better speech.
After the speeches, Erzurum Logistics Center was opened with ribbon cutting.