The meeting on the National Rail Systems Test and Research Center Project (URAYSİM), which was carried out within the scope of domestic and national projects, was held in 26 March 2019 in Eskişehir.
Meeting; Deputy Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Selim Dursun, Deputy Minister of Industry and Technology Hasan Büyükdede, General Director of TCDD Transportation Inc. Erol Arıkan, TÜLOMSAŞ General Manager Hayri Avci, Anadolu University Rector. Dr. Şafak Ertan Çomaklı and the related names of the railway sector participated.
Industry and Technology Deputy Minister Hasan Büyükdeniz, saying they wanted Turkey's rail systems to become a center produced both the public and drawing attention to the progress made in this regard stressed that assume responsibility for the rail system of the private sector and said:
”URAYSİM Project is one of the most important parts of our nationalization and nationalization project“
"If Turkey shows how a certain leap in the manufacture of railroad cars came to a point where the unit will take a serious way. We are making new logistics plans. Within these plans, we see the necessity of producing a large number of new vehicles. Within this framework, it is necessary to provide our companies with the opportunity to test their products abroad instead of abroad. Both our government and our ministry take URAYSİM Project seriously. In order for this project to be completed quickly, we need to complete a good roadmap and to complete the necessary infrastructure and equipment investments as soon as possible. The President closely follows the project. The establishment of URAYSİM is one of the most important parts of our localization and nationalization project that we are trying to do as a ministry. Turkey's needs it. "
Ac We need this project, we will try to finish it in three years “
Deputy Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Selim Dursun said that they will try to complete the URAYSİM Project with stakeholders in three years.
Dursun said that the center and the national wealth would be prevented from going abroad. Keep up with technological advances. We have an 2023 vision. While achieving these vision goals, we will have a beautiful center where all the units of these vehicles, such as towing vehicles, high-speed trains, subways and monorails, will be tested. We need URAYSİM. Bizim he said.
”URAYSİM will reduce our dependency abroad”
Rector of Anadolu University Dr. Şafak Ertan Çomaklı explained that they have been in talks with URAYSİM about the related stakeholders for five months and that they have overcome some of the problems in the project with the support of the stakeholders and reached a certain stage.
"I'm just not URAYS Eskisehir, Turkey's future is one of the important milestones. It has a planning to reduce our dependency abroad. Eskişehir Technical University also plays a big role in the project. URAYSİM will be an important R & D Center and a base for rail systems. UR
Rector of Eskişehir Technical University Dr. Tuncay Döğeroğlu emphasized that they are committed to raising and sustaining the qualified human resources required for the project.