Minister Turhan: 'We made the railways more safe and comfortable'

we have made Turhan railways more safe and comfortable.
we have made Turhan railways more safe and comfortable.

Cahit Turhan, Minister of Transport and Infrastructure, on the question of the delivery time of High Speed ​​Train (YHT) sets ordered by Siemens Halkalıextending the demand for travel will increase said.

Stressing that the increase in demand is an expectation, Minister Turhan stated that even now the tickets are “sold Söz and that the line should be fed with additional sets.

Turhan, Ankara-Sivas line will come into operation next year, this line will increase the need for train pointed out.

Indicating that the first party of the 10 YHT ordered under the contract made last year will be delivered in November, Cahit Turhan said, ece The remaining 9 set will be delivered in 2020 year, one set each month. We will put them into service. They will also be the back-up of existing employees. Bunlar

Minister Turhan pointed out that they want to include the private sector in the railway management and that the companies operating in this field in Europe are interested in the issue and that comfort and quality are important for them.

Turhan stated that they have made programs to open the projects they planned as ministries in a timely manner, ın There is no stagnation in our projects. We have made our investments so far to meet the urgent transportation needs of our country and to improve the ground and railway infrastructure throughout the country in order to realize the services as soon as possible. Biz

Turhan, mainly pointing place on the east-west corridor of national and international transport movement in Turkey, on the date of the Republic on this corridor and also said that all of the dormant improve the railways.


In order to increase the capacity of the railroads, Turhan explained that they have made electrical, signaling and communication infrastructure more secure and comfortable.

. If you don't have your signaling, electrification, communication system in railway system, you can move the trains in the rear when the train train sets arrive at a station. With this communication system, trains can communicate with each other and follow them. This is important for security. After the accidents, iril you have opened the signal, you have operated, hat we are exposed to criticism. 45 of the railway infrastructure in our country is electric and signaled. We built the infrastructure, changed the rails, we improved the balances and traverses and strengthened them. Alty

Stressing the importance of quantity-distance relationship in transportation, Turhan said, k Our country has grown, developed, and the movement of goods and people has increased. The travel movements in our country endured 3 and the load movement endured 3,5. This shows that our country is growing economically. Büyü


Turhan, the new era will give more weight to railways, stating, said:

“We will increase the capacity of our railways. Railway, transportation costs in terms of input, a goods to compete in the world market can be cheaper than the highway 3 times. This is a very important issue. Due to the quantity-distance relationship, the cost of transportation costs in goods and services was close to 2000 according to our 15 accounts. We built divided roads, improved our roads, raised the standards, and shot it to 10s. Biz

17 537 139 XNUMX invested in the last year, XNUMX billion pounds of the investment-transfer model with the transfer of the transfer of the transfer of the Turhan said, these are implemented in the country's investment environment has been improved and made more secure.


Minister Turhan pointed out that the railway will have a transportation axis and backbone in Beijing-London line and said Pekin We will take the foundation of the Istanbul-Kapikule High Speed ​​Train Project with the money we received from European Union grant loans a month ago in 3 May.-

Turhan reacted to criticisms that ün a distinction was made between cities göster in urban infrastructure work, he said:

Diye I voted for me in the election, did not give, the municipality did not see different parties have been. EGERAY Project is the best example. We made our EGERAY Project, which performs a very important service in the transportation infrastructure of İzmir. One of our projects will be delivered to Buca, and we will continue to do so in our program. In particular, we made the most investment in transportation to Eastern and Southeastern Anatolia. We didn't think 'they didn't vote for us'. It's my home, my land, whatever my people are. Or


Gebze-Halkalı Referring to commencement of full-capacity service since the commencement of the Suburban Line 12 in March, Minister Turhan noted that the number of daily passengers increased by 112 to an average of 468 thousand by combining the Marmaray line with this line.

Turhan pointed out that in order to be able to prefer public transportation, it should be safe and comfortable. Im People come here when you provide them. And there's time advantage. With Gebze Halkalı There is an uninterrupted transportation between them but if there is a need for vertical transport, it allows you to reach the desired location by going up and down by the metro system or other public transport. arasında

Gebze-Halkalı Another important advantage of the Suburban Line is to go about 76 per minute 115 Emphasizing that emphasizing Cahit Turhan, this service is given for half the price of 5,70 liraya and discounted those who added. (UBAK)

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