12 hours between Ankara-Sivas 2 hours to reduce travel time Ankara-Sivas High-Speed Train Project in the infrastructure work of the 94,74 percent physical progress has been achieved.
Transportation and Infrastructure Minister Cahit Turhan said in a statement, approaching the step-by-step end of the Ankara-Sivas YHT project, one of the important axes of the railway corridor that connects Asian countries along the Asian route on the Silk Road route, has reached approximately 100 kilometers between Yerköy and Sivas.
Yerköy-Kırıkkale between the start of the rail work and the 8 kilometer section has been completed there, transferring Turhan, said the work is accelerated further.
Üst The superstructure electrification and signaling telecommunication systems of the project are continuing ”
Turhan, 405 kilometer line, 66 kilometer-long 49 tunnel structure by drawing attention to the 27,5 kilometer-long 53 viaduct, 611 bridge and culvert structure, 217 units under and overpass said.
Pointing out that the total art structure is 930 pieces, Turhan said, yaklaşık In this project, approximately 110 million cubic meters of excavation was done. 30 has also produced fillings in million cubic meters. ”
Minister Turhan said: “12 physical progress has been achieved in the infrastructure works of Ankara-Sivas High Speed Train Project, which will reduce the travel time between Ankara and Sivas to 2 hours. The superstructure of the project continues to electrification and signaling telecommunication systems. 94,74 percent in Kayaş-Yerköy and 7,72 percent in Yerköy-Sivas. The 28,72 kilometer single line rail laying has been completed. ”
“Ankara-Sivas YHT line is planned to be put into operation during 2020 Ramadan Feast”
Turhan emphasized that the infrastructure works have been completed to a great extent and said that the viaducts and tunnels will be completed in the coming months.
Turhan also stated that test drives will be started on this line near the end of this year and said, “We aim to open this line to traffic in stages. The project is planned to be completed and opened to operation until the Eid al-Fitr. ”
Minister Turhan pointed to the high-speed train and said, iz We are one of the 6 countries in Europe and one of the 8 countries in the world. I would like to thank everyone from the worker, engineer and technician to the project engineer who provided this service. Mr. President is at the head of these services. We are also trying to achieve the goals 2023, 2053 and 2071 have shown us. Our goal is to serve our nation. To give him the quality and standard of living he deserves. Inde