Karabük Chamber of Commerce and Industry Chairman Mehmet Mescier has published a press release on the establishment of the Rail Transport Technologies Institute in Karabük.
President Mescier stated the following in his statement; X We have been fighting with perseverance since 1937 to add new ones to our industrial engagement that we proudly carry and to build a stronger Karabük. As a result of this determination Karabük, Turkey's iron and steel was honored to meet the needs for several years. World steel production in Turkey 8. It is noteworthy that it shows how important Karabük has accomplished in this area since 1937. However, in order to maintain the competitiveness of Karabük economy and to secure its place in national and international markets, it has become compulsory to switch to a technology-intensive industry. In this context, in order to adapt the industrial infrastructure of Karabük to the age and new competition conditions, we have given great support to technology intensive investments such as Iron and Steel Institute, Rail Systems Engineering, Technopark, Eskipazar Metal and Metal Products Specialized Industrial Zone; We have supported university-industry cooperation at every opportunity and we have proved the support in practice.
We have planned to change the industrial environment of Karabük in this long-term journey by guiding the experience of Karabük in the industry, the scientific competence of Karabük University and the experience and experience of the Ministry of Science, Industry and Technology. In this direction, our ultimate goal is to contribute to the formation of a qualified industry in Karabük with all our strength as Karabuk Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
In addition, Kardemir A.Ş. and Karabük University, our two competent institutions in the field of Rail Transport Technology, both scientific and product-based studies have shown so far. All in all a great part of Turkey is that the country needs to know that rail technology is provided from facilities on local and national Inc. Kardemir. Considering all these, it would be a more accurate and efficient step to establish the Institute of Rail Transport Technologies in Karabük instead of Gebze.