Transport and Infrastructure Minister Mehmet Cahit Turhan, the country's maritime fleet capacity of sea fleet compared to the world's naval fleet showed the growth of the 75 7 24 XNUMX hours with the latest technology in the center of the ship traffic can be watched, he said.
Minister Turhan, in Izmir Flagged Vessel Traffic Service and Traffic Surveillance Station district in his speech at the opening ceremony, as well as in the world in Turkey, he said a large part of international trade carried by sea.
Turhan said that the transportation of a product by sea is 3 floor according to the railway, 7 floor according to the highway and 21 floor according to the airline is economical. However, to the extent that we can mobilize this potential, we should be able to preserve the presence of seafarers and preserve our presence in the seas. We have made great strides in maritime sector in the last period in order to realize our potential.
Turhan, explaining that at the beginning of Turkey's strategic maritime sector, maritime shipbuilding industry, port services, marine tourism, yachting in areas such as space is a comprehensive industry and service sectors, he said.
Turhan said that for many years, seafaring has not been considered as the development dynamo of the country. Our ships were forbidden to enter the seas in many parts of the world. In a short time we moved to the white list, we can enter all the water right now, we can wave our flag all over the world. Undoubtedly, the white list of our ships is the most important indicator of the Turkish flag in the world's seas. E he said.
Number of shipyard output to 78
Turhan, in the country's development of the excise duty for the development of fuel-free fuel recalling recalling that thanks to this support cabotage transport is alive.
Turhan pointed out that as a result of such moves, the sea trade fleet showed a growth of more than the 75 percentage compared to the world's shipping fleet.
Turhan, the main objectives of all equipment, including the production of at least 70 domestic contribution to ensure the production of the ship by 2023 said they plan to implement this project until the year.
Turhan said that they have established national and regional emergency response centers for fast and effective intervention in marine pollution.
Ler The number of ships in the sea is increasing day by day. This density in marine traffic results from accidents that sometimes result in loss of life and property. As a result of accidents, we face great environmental damage. The Turkish Straits Vessel Traffic Services System, which monitors and directs the sea traffic we established in the Turkish Straits region, has been serving for nearly 15 years. The importance of this service will be better understood when we consider that the 10 thousand ship passes annually in this strategic region, with the 43 thousand carrying dangerous load. Based on these experiences, we have completed the installation of Ship Traffic Services, which includes Izmit, Izmir, Mersin and Iskenderun gulfs. On the other hand, we have implemented the Ship Traffic Management Center where a single sea image was created. Öte
Turhan, about 10 years since the automatic recognition system of the country's shore by watching the ships can be traced, 8 years since the distant satellite tracking system of ships in the 8 has been operating since the year recalled.
The ever-growing structure of maritime, taking into account the fact that the increase in the ships carrying tankers and dangerous cargo carrying the sea has important duties and responsibilities, strengthening the existing systems and ensuring the order in the areas where the sovereign rights have been exercised. Minister Turhan, in April of the Bosphorus in the Bosphorus after the accident in the marine safety issues that would re-review said.
61 removed 9 from ship
After the accident, as a ministry, Istanbul and the Dardanelles Strait of the transition rules and put the new rules on the safety of the 1 2018 61 September 9 said that the date of implementation, said: X In this context, the ghost ships, the sunken, half-sunken ships have been started to be removed for years. With our legal amendments, we have given the authority to refuse, sell or remove the ships from the port. In this context, we started the process of the XNUMX from the ship where the XNUMX removed from, where all of these ships, which pose a risk to navigation and environmental safety will be removed from their location as soon as possible. "He said.
”Ship traffic can be monitored on 7 hours 24 hours“
Cahit Turhan stated that Izmir Ship Traffic Systems consists of a center with 12 unmanned traffic monitoring station and equipped with the latest technology and added:
Tedir Our 7 day 24 time can be monitored. The system covers a field spreading to İzmir, Balıkesir and Çanakkale provincial borders and to the middle of the Aegean Sea. Our 7 separate port authority located in this region serves as a traffic surveillance station to cover our important industrial areas, Aliağa. We are talking about a field where 100 thousands of tons of oil and derivative dangerous goods are transported annually through the ships with the energy production facilities of the industrial enterprises which are of great importance for the industry. We do not want to think about what kind of material and moral damage would be caused by a marine accident in such a strategic region. Izmir Ship Traffic Services System is integrated with the systems in other regions. In this way, we have achieved the ability and ability to follow all sea images in our coasts more effectively. Bu
Turhan added that the data obtained through this system was also shared with other relevant ministries.
After the speeches, Minister Turhan, Parliament Speaker Binali Yildirim, Izmir Governor Erol Ayyildiz, Southern Sea Area Commander Admiral Aydin Sirin, Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Deputy Prime Minister Sirri Aydogan and the center opened the inaugurated after.