National YHT Sets should be produced in Eskişehir; EOSB Chairman Nadir Küpeli visited TÜLOMSAŞ General Manager Hayri Avcı and said that high speed train sets should be produced in Eskişehir.
Eskişehir Organized Industrial Zone (EOSB) Chairman Nadir Küpeli, Vice Chairman Metin Saraç, Board Member Hamza Tınas and Regional Manager Erhan Tatar; Turkey Locomotive and Engine Industry Inc. (TÜLOMSAŞ) General Manager Hayri Avcı in his office. Mayor Küpeli stated that high speed train sets should be produced in Eskişehir and said: ÜL TÜLOMSAŞ is very successful. In particular, the momentum achieved in the last 10 years should not be lost. High speed train sets must be produced by TÜLOMSAŞ. Organized industrial zone and TÜLOMSAŞ what concrete steps should be taken in order to produce these sets in our city, and what should be done on them. At this point we see your sincere efforts. In the following process, we are with you on every platform in both Ankara and Eskişehir. We are ready to use the facilities provided by law. We are always with you to produce these sets by TULOMSAS in Eskisehir. We have only one desire to the city; Let the investment come to this country. Producing sets in Eskişehir will benefit everyone from 7 to 70. ”
We are the ideal institution for YHT production
Expressing his satisfaction with the visit, Director Avcı gave information about the activities carried out by TÜLOMSAŞ and said: “TÜLOMSAŞ has successfully implemented numerous projects with its know-how. We have completed the production of national and local Diesel Electric Maneuver Locomotives. We have started the E5000 Project, the first national and domestic Electric Outline Locomotive with TSI Certificate. With the production of this locomotive, our country will have its own TÜLOMSAŞ brand locomotive and hopefully we will meet our locomotive with the rails at 2020. We have completed the production of Hybrid Maneuvering Locomotive, which we entered into the number one countries in the world with the introduction of commercial service. In order to monitor current and future technologies in the Rail Systems sector, we have initiated Digital Transformation activities that are on the agenda of the whole world. Projects such as TÜLOMSAŞ Locomotive Monitoring System are currently being implemented. The most suitable platform for the production of YHT in the world are the organizations with experience in locomotive production. It is seen that YHT manufacturing companies have previously produced locomotives with similar platforms. TÜLOMSAŞ is the ideal locomotive for YHT production as it is the only locomotive manufacturer company of our country. Numerous joint projects with domestic and foreign companies have been successfully realized and commercialized with the experiences of TÜLOMSAŞ so far. ”
Our infrastructure is ready
As TÜLOMSAŞ, Avcı said that their infrastructure is ready to produce high speed train sets and said, Avcı We are actively conducting R & D and Innovation activities with our expert and qualified work force. We are the first R & D center established in the public sector. We have the necessary infrastructure to produce high-speed train sets in terms of our qualified personnel, continuity and R & D activities. We, as TÜLOMSAŞ, are willing to produce high speed train sets ”.
The visit also exchanged views on the benefits of the railway connection road between Hasanbey Logistics Center and the organized industrial zone both for OIZ and TÜLOMSAŞ.