Transport and Infrastructure Minister Adil Karaismailoğlu, Sakarya Adapazari in Turkey Wagon Industry Corporation of the district (TÜVASAŞ) visited, examined the design and production of ending the national electric train set.
Ministers Karaismailoğlu, said in a statement to reporters, Turkey's first locally and will begin to serve from the end of the year the national electric trains, transferring that made the train as soon as rails being downloaded and tested, he said:
“We are also working on the domestic high-speed train, which can reach operating speeds of 225 kilometers per hour”
“We will start operating and transport passengers this year. Within the scope of the project, we primarily established the infrastructure. The aluminum body production, painting and sandblasting tests of our train were put into operation in 2019.
The design speed of the first train set produced was planned as 176 kilometers per hour and the operating speed as 160 kilometers. We are also working on the domestic high-speed train, which can reach operating speeds of 225 kilometers per hour. Our young friends in R&D focused heavily on this after finishing our train. ”
“National train has been the locomotive in the development of the domestic industry”
Karaismailoğlu emphasized that the national train plays the role of locomotive in the development of the domestic industry and expressed that they prioritize passenger safety and comfort in the train.
Stating that the seat capacity of a set of five vehicles is 324, Karaismailoğlu said, “We reserved two of them for our disabled passengers. There will also be special sections for our disabled citizens in our train. We used ergonomic passenger seats in the sets we produced. We equipped our train with security and control, monitoring, automatic stop, fully automatic air conditioning, fire warning, audio and visual passenger information and camera systems. Despite all these features, our prototype set was 20 percent more economical than its counterparts. We continue our efforts to lower costs. ” he spoke.
Expressing that they are working day and night, and that all precautions and safety are taken in order to avoid any problems in the project calendars, Karaismailoğlu stated that they continue to work in all construction sites and factories in line with the recommendations of the Ministry of Health Science Board, told.
Under the leadership of President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Karaismailoğlu emphasized that they have taken very important steps for the formation of the national industry in the railways in the last 18 years, and continued as follows:
“We will take much more important steps. We are proud of making a national train with every part and process from design to implementation, safety to comfort in the railway sector with all our colleagues. Our national electric train set will be offered to the service of our citizens under the leadership of our President after completing the factory and road tests. We will experience this righteous pride and happiness together with our nation.
Our domestic national train project, this production branding and exporting value constitute the most important example of our goals. We would like to thank our President, who has targeted us, encouraged us, and has never given his support and strengthened us in all our transportation modes, along with our land, air, rail and sea routes. We wholeheartedly thank all of our managers, colleagues and workers. They create such pride for our country. ”
“We are on the eve of beautiful days”
Minister Karaismailoğlu stated that they will visit TÜVASAŞ again on June 29 and said, “I hope we will start factory tests with all our friends. After that, on 30 August (Sakarya-TÜVASAŞ) we will have a ceremony and hopefully start the rail and road tests. Then, I hope we will start operating before the end of the year and carry passengers. We will live this pride together with all our friends. We are on the eve of very beautiful days. After our 160 km train is finished, I hope our friends work with great devotion for our 225 km high train sets. We will see his signs as soon as possible and share him with you here. I thank all my friends. ” used expressions.
Answers to Questions About National Electric Train
National electric train 5-vehicle train set has a capacity of 324 passengers. Two of these are for disabled passengers. The energy consumption of our train set is 6 KW / hour per km. It consumes 20 percent less energy than similar train sets. For details Click here...
Turkey Wagon Industry Corporation (TÜVASAŞ) produced by the National Electric Train Factory Test Kit Ceremony, the company Sakarya, was held at the factory in Adapazari. The local rate of the prototype sets is 60 percent. When the national electric train sets start mass production, they will be produced with 80 percent locality. For details Click here...
The National Electric Train Set, which is also intended to be exported to the European Union countries by 2023, manufactured by TÜRASAŞ, was designed and manufactured in TSI standards. Our national train will be used on all electric lines for conventional passenger transportation. In addition, the speed of the train, which can be integrated into suburban systems, is from 160 km / h. 200 km / hwas removed to. For the technical specifications of the train Click here...
The National Electric Train Set, which is also intended to be exported to the European Union countries by 2023, manufactured by TÜRASAŞ, was designed and manufactured in TSI standards. The speed of the train is from 160 km / h. 200 km / hwas removed to. For the technical specifications of the train Click here...
The National Electric Train Set, which is also intended to be exported to the European Union countries by 2023, manufactured by TÜRASAŞ, was designed and manufactured in TSI standards. The speed of the train was increased from 160 km / h to 200 km / h. For the technical specifications of the train Click here...
Made significant progress for the domestic production of critical technologies and national defense industries in various sectors including Turkey, the determination on this issue was further enhanced with the 2020 Annual Investment Program. The decisions regarding the “National Electric Train Set” project included in the Program constitute a remarkable example of this will. The Program, which has started a new era in terms of locality and nationality in rail transportation systems, will take further developments such as supporting the domestic industry, reducing technological competence in the areas needed, reducing foreign dependency, and achieving serious economic gains.
The national electric train, which was put on the tracks by TÜRASAŞ on 29 June 2020, was redesigned to reach a speed of 200 km / h. For details Click here...