Transport and Infrastructure Minister Mehmet Cahit Turhan, Turkey and Azerbaijan jointly, the wagons will be used in Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway line will be produced has announced it will establish a joint workshop.
Turhan met with the President of Azerbaijan State Railways Cavid Gurbanov in Baku where he came to make contacts.
Turhan made a statement to the press after the meeting and stated that they discussed the works that should be done in order to provide better service to the Gurbanov and the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway, and the facilitator-related issues.
The Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway Turhan said the large investment made, not only here in Azerbaijan, Georgia and Turkey not to carry the burden of all the neighboring countries also expressed their views.
Turhan said, em Previously, our technical teams came and made in-situ inspections. Now set up a workshop in Azerbaijan as Azerbaijan and Turkey will produce this joint will be operated even within the boxcar. Project work is about to be completed. Factory areas were determined for manufacturing. We will start production immediately after establishing the workshops. İm
With the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway, Turhan reminded that only freight transport is currently being provided and that the passenger transportation service will start in the following years.
Turhan stated that the line would provide significant transportation savings to the users and added that this would be reflected in consumer prices.
Turhan added that the preliminary study for the Kars-Iğdır-Nakhchivan Railway Project was continuing.
Source : www.uab.gov.t is