RAILWAYS

UDEM-HAKSEN In A Response To Bus Hike

The high increase in transportation in Sivas was determined as follows from 1.50 to 1,75 TL for students, 2.75 to 3.25 TL. Considering the length of the road in Sivas conditions, we see the exorbitant price of the hike as expensive. Considering that 30 km is traveled in metropolitan cities at the same prices, we see that the hikes made are very high. The increase in the services provided by our state, such as health, transportation and education, is due to low income. [more…]

49 Germany

InnoTrans 2018 Opens Its Doors To Visitors In Berlin

INNOTRANS 2018 (International Railway Technologies Systems and Tools) Fair, which is the world's largest railway fair, started on 18 September 2018 in Berlin, Germany. In the Fair, which has been organized since 1996 and held for the 12th time this year; Innovations in railway technologies, infrastructure, tunnel construction and passenger transport are exhibited. Industry from Germany and other countries on the first day of InnoTrans 2018 Fair, [more…]

34 Istanbul

Istanbul New Airport Will Be The Center Of Cargo Transportation

Cahit Turhan, Minister of Transport and Infrastructure, stated that leading cargo companies such as UPS, DHL and FedEx have applied to rent a place at Istanbul New Airport, which will be the largest in the world when it comes into service. Turhan, in his statement, said that the works at Istanbul New Airport, which Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is following closely, are continuing rapidly, and that the first stage of the airport will be put into service on October 29. [more…]

34 Istanbul

Third Airport Statement from the Ministry of Transport

It has become obligatory to make a statement to the public about the events at the airport and the point reached. Workers' incidents in the construction of the 3rd Airport, which is the biggest project of the Republic of Turkey and which is followed with envy by the world, are closely followed by our Ministry. While the foundation was being laid, it was said, "They will not be able to build this airport", and then "Stop the airport construction, stop doing it" during the Gezi protests. If today [more…]

06 Ankara

The Period of Uninterrupted Traffic Has Started in the Capital

The new junctions, which were completed by the Ankara Metropolitan Municipality in a record time and put into service, became life jackets for the capital's traffic on the first day of the opening of schools. Announcing the completion of Akköprü, Samsun Road Türk Telekom Front and Dikmen Kepekli Junctions by making the "first pass" with his own official vehicle, Metropolitan Mayor Assoc. Dr. Mustafa Tuna said, “As we promised, it started with the closure of schools. [more…]

GENERAL

Dilovası West Junction Works Continues

Kocaeli Metropolitan Municipality is carrying out arrangement works at the West Junction in order to ease the entrance and exit to Dilovası city center. Within the framework of the works, additional branches and bridges will be created at the junction and connections will be provided. Within the scope of the ongoing works, the legs of one of the 3 bridges to be built within the project have been completed. Earth concrete panel assembly, bored pile and rainwater productions of the project continue. NEW BRIDGES AND INTERCHANGE [more…]

GENERAL

Alert on Umuttepe Road

The Kocaeli entrance junction of the Northern Marmara Motorway continues. The intersection work is carried out in the Kandıra road Yeşilova location Umuttepe turnout area. Due to the Northern Marmara Highway junction work, a route change will be made by Kocaeli Metropolitan Municipality on Kurtuluş Boulevard, which provides transportation to Umuttepe. As of tomorrow, there will be no vehicle access to the road section in question. 4 ALTERNATIVE ROUTES Kurtuluş Boulevard, Kandıra road, Umuttepe turn [more…]

16 Bursa

Bursa Metropolitan Declared 2018 as the Year of the Road

The Metropolitan Municipality, which declared 2018 as the 'road year' in Bursa, continues its asphalt works in all districts without interruption, in addition to its transportation investments in the city center. In order to remove the transportation problem from the agenda, the Metropolitan Municipality, which has completed the smart intersection arrangements and lane widening works in the city center, and has provided relief in traffic density by up to 40 percent, continues to increase the road quality in all districts. [more…]

GENERAL

YOLDER President Özden Polat Tears Into His Last Journey

The funeral of Özden Polat, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Railway Construction and Operation Personnel Solidarity and Assistance Association (YOLDER), who died unexpectedly and stunned the entire railway community, was followed by the prayers and prayers of his fans after the ceremony held today at the TCDD 3rd Regional Directorate, where he served for many years. He was sent off to his hometown Sivas in tears. YOLDER, who passed away at an early age as a result of a heart attack [more…]

GENERAL

YOLDER President Özden Polat Lost His Life

Ozden Polat, Chairman of YOLDER, died as a result of a heart attack. Railway Construction and Operation Personnel Solidarity and Assistance Association (YOLDER) Chairman of the Board Özden Polat passed away as a result of a heart attack yesterday evening. A ceremony will be held for Özden Polat on Tuesday, September 18, 2018 (Today) at 09:30 in front of the 3rd Regional Directorate of TCDD. Özden Polat's funeral is long [more…]

06 Ankara

Number of Personnel in TCDD Decreased by 15/3 in 2 Years

Transport and Infrastructure Minister Cahit Turhan announced that the number of personnel in TCDD, which was 2002 thousand 36 in 626, decreased to 2018 thousand 13 in 769. Transport and Infrastructure Minister Cahit Turhan announced that the number of personnel in TCDD, which was 2002 thousand 36 in 626, decreased to 2018 thousand 13 in 769. Turhan stated that 15 station offices were closed in the last 6 years, and 2 lodgings became unusable. [more…]

34 Istanbul

2nd Stage of Üsküdar-Çekmeköy Metro Line to Open in October

When will the second stage of Üsküdar - Çekmeköy metro line be opened? Citizens living around Çekmeköy are eagerly waiting for the answer to this question. Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Mevlüt Uysal said that the Yamanevler-Çekmeköy section of Üsküdar Çekmeköy metro will be put into service at the beginning of October. Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Mevlüt Uysal said that the Yamanevler-Çekmeköy section of Üsküdar Çekmeköy metro will be put into service at the beginning of October. Uskudar-Cekmekoy metro [more…]

35 Izmir

Towards a Strike Again in İZBAN

In the TİS negotiations between Demiryol-İş and İZBAN, a dispute report was kept, and if an agreement cannot be reached during the mediation process, the workers will go on strike. Since no agreement could be reached in the TİS negotiations between Demiryol-İş and İZBAN, a dispute report was kept. Two years ago, İZBAN workers went on strike when they could not reach an agreement on the raise. İZBAN, a joint company of TCDD and İzmir Metropolitan Municipality, which operates the suburban transportation between Aliağa and Torbalı in İzmir [more…]

RAILWAYS

Toward End of MCBU Muradiye Campus

The works initiated by the Manisa Metropolitan Municipality on the road to Manisa Celal Bayar University Muradiye Campus have come to an end. The Metropolitan Municipality plans to complete the hot asphalt works in the coming days, on the road that has gained both prestige and a safe appearance with the work carried out. Manisa Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Cengiz Ergün, on the way to Manisa Celal Bayar University Muradiye Campus, in order for students to provide safe transportation. [more…]

RAILWAYS

New Skoda Brand Trams Started Service in Eskişehir

While the works for the new tram line continue all over Eskişehir rapidly, Skoda brand trams started to serve on the existing lines. While the works on the tram line that will reach the 75th Yıl District through the City Hospital and the Otogar-Opera line continue rapidly, the newly purchased Skoda brand trams were offered to the citizens on the existing lines. Commissioning of new trams [more…]

Halkali gebze marmaray line of emergency date again postponed
34 Istanbul

Marmaray Halkalı-Gebze Commuter Commuting Routes Started

Solve the transportation problem of Istanbul Halkalı-Gebze is very close to the end of the suburban line. The trains began their test runs at night. And Turkey's megacity of Istanbul's Marmaray important transportation projects HalkalıThere are only a few days left until the start of its operation between Gebze and Gebze. MARMARAY TRAIN IS IN PENDIK The Marmaray train, which runs between Kazlıçeşme-Ayrılıkçeşmesi, is for trial purposes. Halkalı- It organizes flights between Gebze at night. Marmaray shared from Pendik on social media [more…]