TCDD Tasimacilik AS, the first national hybrid maneuvering locomotive produced as a result of national and domestic production efforts in cooperation with TULOMSAS and ASELSAN, was presented at the 18-21 September 2018 dates in Berlin InnoTrans (International Railway Technologies, Systems and Tools) Fair.
The hybrid locomotive, which is produced as a national without any license, can work with its own electricity or diesel, and can be recharged from the electricity grid when requested. It is also environmentally friendly with low fuel economy and acoustic noise levels and can drive at speeds of up to 80 per hour.
The locomotive produced in TÜLOMSAŞ, which will be used by TCDD Taşımacılık A.Ş. The modern exterior style and ergonomic console design determined by TCDD Tasimacilik AS also attracts attention with its wide angle of view.
HSL 700 model Hybrid maneuvering locomotive was produced in accordance with EN 45545 EN 50126 EN 50128 and UIC standards.
TCDD Tasimacilik AS, TULOMSAS and ASELSAN 's cooperation and cooperation with the national hybrid maneuvering locomotive to the rails in our seven cities to provide close to twenty company parts.
Our country has become the fourth country with this technology in the world with its reduced fuel consumption and hybrid locomotive with lower operating cost.
TCDD Transport General Manager Veysi Kurt stated that TCDD will be one of the leading train operators in the world to use efficient and environmentally friendly hybrid maneuvering locomotives in the field. said that they will do better quality business. He underlined that they will continue to lead the way for our national railway industry to become self-sufficient through such projects.