“Western Mediterranean Logistics Center and Integrated Transport Workshop” organized by Süleyman Demirel University with the contributions of Keçiborlu Municipality was held in Keçiborlu Municipality Cinema and Culture Center.
The first session of the workshop Keçiborlu Mayor Yusuf Murat Bright, Vice Rector of the SDU. Dr. Mehmet Saltan, Istanbul Commerce University Faculty Member Dr. Mustafa Ilıcalı, senior representatives of the Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure, academics, students and the public attended.
The opening speech of the workshop Keçiborlu Mayor Yusuf Murat Bright said that he was happy to come to this point in the project that started with a dream three years ago. Bright, logistic centers are important in terms of city economy and convenient access to the market, emphasizing that the geographical structure of Keçiborlu meets all requirements for the logistics center.
Vice Rector of the SDU Dr. Mehmet Saltan stated in his evaluation that Keçiborlu had an important opportunity due to its geographical characteristics.
Keçiborlu land, air and three different transport reminding that the mode Salt containing the railway "City this opportunity should be well evaluated, this is the logistic center will be established to Keçiborlu, in Isparta and wide plan will benefit Turkey. Keçiborlu will take the value he deserves. ” said.
Istanbul Commerce University Faculty Member Dr. Mustafa Ilıcalı also stated that the workshop organized in cooperation with SDU and Keçiborlu Municipality was significant and meaningful. Turkey Grand National Assembly and the 22 26. Ilıcalı citing that served as a deputy in the period, Turkey's "Logistics Master Plan," said he prepared. Within the framework of this plan, Keçiborlu also deserves the value that deserves to reach Ilıcalı da Isparta is obviously a brand city. It has strong agricultural production. As we have seen in Kechiborlu, there is only one need with logistical infrastructure, which is a very strong political authority. Mayors in cities are very important. Presidency Sadi Bilgiç, who is also the Chairman of the TGNA, now supports the project. I hope a concrete result will emerge. I wish the workshop to be instrumental in the development of Isparta. Çalış
TCDD Transportation Inc. Mehmet Altınsoy, General Director of Logistics, made a presentation. Altınsoy nine logistics centers in Turkey, explaining that "we will do more 11 near a logistics center in the process. Keçiborlu is very close to the airline and railroad on the very important highway in Antalya. This is an advantage, we're here for. Bu
The institutions were established two years ago; Noting that the liberalization of the transport of the objectives Altınsoy "12740 km of railway in Turkey. These are the 1213 high-speed train, the remaining 11527 km is the conventional railway. There's only a shortcoming, there's only ports in Turkey 191 15 in the rail network. In this context, I can make the following statement we are doing a project to introduce railway to Antalya Port. Again, it's one of our missing 295 OSB in Turkey. We only have 12. There is no connection in this area. We have established a station to Göltaş Cement. Annual 500 tons of transport are carried out. Yıllık Altınsoy, Isparta, Burdur, Antalya high-speed train invested in the information that will leave Gumusun gave the gospel. L Gümüşgün will be a very important ık transfer station ek in the future, buradan Altınsoy added, adding that they are planning to take the Isparta cherry from here to Russia next year.
Later, Prof. Dr. Mustafa Ilıcalı chaired scientific sessions. In the scientific session, General Directorate of Railways, Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure Bilal Nailnak, Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure Ministry of Transportation General Directorate Kemal Güney, Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure TCDD Taşımacılık A.Ş. General Manager of the Department of Logistics Mehmet Altınsoy, Isparta Commercial Province Director Mehmet Akif Ülger and Isparta Agriculture and Forestry Provincial Director Enver Murat Dolunay made analyzes on the project.
Prof. Dr. Süreyya Sadi Bilgiç, Deputy Speaker of the Grand National Assembly of Turkey, presented the afternoon session of the Western Mediterranean Logistics Center and Integrated Transport Workshop. Dr. Ilker Hüseyin Çarıkçı, Isparta Deputy Mehmet Uğur Gökgöz, Keçiborlu Mayor Yusuf Murat Parlak, Keçiborlu District Governor Okan Leblebicier, academicians, students and public attended.
It started with an idea and imagination, it came to this point
The first of the protocol speeches before the scientific sessions in the afternoon is the Rector of SDU. Dr. İlker Hüseyin Çarıkçı made it. Professor Dr. Çarıkçı said that the Logistics Center Project started 5 years ago as a dream and an idea. Explaining that Keçiborlu is located right in the middle of the land, air and railway transportation network and there are qualified highways, Çarıkçı continued as follows: “We talked to Mayor Yusuf Murat Parlak, Fikri Keçiborlu. We brought it to this point. We will also turn the scientific outputs of this workshop into a book. We will report. We will support the cluster. SDU established the School of Civil Aviation, as everyone knows. Construction is about to finish. At this point, giving us great support Deputy Chairman of the Grand National Assembly of Turkey Süreyya Sadi I want to thank once again Bilgiç. "
Çarıkçı said, “I would like to share a good news from here.” We will apply to YÖK to turn the Civil Aviation School into a faculty. As SDU, we support the aviation cluster by mobilizing all our opportunities. ” said.
Isparta deputy Mehmet Ugur Gökgöz happy in his speech at the workshop, said they were trying to have power for a prosperous Turkey. West Mediterranean Logistics Center and Integrated Transportation Workshop with the scientific outputs of the project will make an effort to implement the voicing Gokgoz, Isparta a very important investment, employment, trade in terms of value will occur further, he said.
Deputy Chairman of the Grand National Assembly of Turkey, Süreyya Sadi Bilgiç, said that logistics is one of the most important areas in the world. Such an organization voicing satisfaction with the implementation Bilgiç, noting that prepares Logistics Master Plan of the Republic of Turkey to attain these values into Keçiborlu also predicts the world's gateway to the western Mediterranean. Stating that the highway project that will connect Antalya to Istanbul and Ankara line is being worked on, Bilgiç said, “It will pass through Keçiborlu on the highway soon. As you know, High Quality High Speed Train (YHT) will pass through Keçiborlu. Within 40 minutes, we will go down to the port (Antalya gulf). Kara Aviation School has arrived. There is an airport. There is aircraft hanger, maintenance, repair hangar. There are private entrepreneurs in these areas. We want to make Isparta a maintenance base in aviation. The Western Mediterranean Logistics Center Project, which will be deployed in Keçiborlu, will also support aviation targets. ” he spoke.
Bilgiç noted that he did not only consider the Western Mediterranean Logistics Center nationally. Bilgiç, who wants this to be the international leg, said, “The essence of everything is trust. We will create a strong legislation. We provide stronger trade, tourism and a stronger integration with the world, with Europe, Africa, the Far East. We will integrate Keçiborlu to the whole world. ”
The workshop continued with scientific sessions after the protocol speeches.
Scientific session titled “Freight Transport with Multiple Transport Modes” Dean of SDU Engineering Faculty. Dr. Serdal Terzi directed. Professor from Gazi University in the session. Dr. Hülagü Kaplan, Deputy General Manager of Dangerous Goods and Combined Transport Ministry, Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure Sinan Kuşçu, Head of Combined Transport Department Bulent Süloğlu, General Directorate of Highways Regulation General Directorate of Highways Regulation Department of Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure Kerim Cicioğlu Ramazan Dursun from Turkish Aviation Security Department, Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure, General Directorate of Civil Aviation, Turkish Airlines Cargo Manager Emre Bulut took place as a speaker.
Scientific output of the workshop will be turned into a book by SDU Publishing House.