"Turkey Wagon Industry Inc. (TÜVASAŞ) held at its factory in Adapazari district National Electric Rail Kit Factory Acceptance Tests Speaking at the ceremony Karaismailoğlu the Ministry, Turkey's huge success with full today from innovative transportation and infrastructure traditions they carry more ettirip strengthening the future he said.
Karaismailoğlu said that they took the biggest step of this approach on this important day when the domestic and national train set will pass the test process.
In all transportation lines and infrastructure work will need a Turkey that world quarterback and global leader of Turkey's future with the world they have established social and economic ties, they had the honor of connecting the world to Turkey transfer Karaismailoğlu, transport and Turkey with visionary project will provide infrastructure He emphasized that they continue to work with their existing powers in order to make the country the rules.
Established as Wagon Repair Workshop in 1951 TÜVASAŞ today's Middle East's largest rail vehicle manufacturer has become, since 2003 spent on labor-intensive today's new products, markets, record sales and Karaismailoğlu indicating that the profitability found the body, "Now Turkey Rail System Tools Industry Corporation, which will continue its services under the roof of TÜRASAŞ, has become a world brand today with the capacity to meet the needs of our country as well as meeting the needs of our country. ” he spoke.
Karaismailoğlu, these important developments, the Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure, the weight given their railways in the period ahead as well as the project, stating that the railway technology of domestic and national instruments are determined to continue to advance the production, Our aim is Turkey's rail system tool is becoming an important center for the production . " said.
"Turkey is now generating technologies and arrived at the location issuers"
Karaismailoğlu, who under the leadership of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, has made great distances within the scope of the development of the domestic and national railway industry, as in every field, and that the domestic and national electric train they have brought to the factory test stage by completing the design and production process is the best proof of this. We will also do road tests after factory tests. At the end of this year, we will be on the tracks and we will start passenger transportation in a short time with the permission of Allah. ” gave information.
“The first drive of our domestic and national train, where factory tests are initiated, will be made by our President.” said Karaismailoğlu, when he started to train the passenger nation will live happiness together they share, Turkey is now on the way to a position of exporting technology which produces and manufactures technology, was reported to be found in the powerful contribution to export transportation technologies in the country's move.
With this technology implemented in Turkey is no longer the disobedient, the underlined word plays Karaismailoğlu would be, he said: "At the moment our train was created therein and the National Indigenous great sacrifice. 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. Our domestic and national train sets were produced with an operating speed of 160 kilometers per hour and a design speed of 176 kilometers per hour. It is capable of meeting the demands and expectations at the highest level in terms of passenger satisfaction and comfort, with the safety of the navigation at the forefront. The total seat capacity of a set of 5 vehicles is 324, of which two are reserved for disabled passengers. Vehicle bodies are made of aluminum extrusion profiles designed to withstand the loads that may occur during operation, impacts and collisions in the event of an accident. ”
Karaismailoğlu stated that he demonstrated his determination to reach his goals with the competencies of his own engineers and workers as well as proving their domination, production capacity, and environmental and innovative technologies produced at TÜVASAŞ's Adapazarı factory.
“We spent 18 billion lira on railways in 162 years”
Karaismailoğlu, as the Ministry, explained that they have invested 18 billion liras for the transportation and communication infrastructure in the last 880 years, they spent 162 billion liras on the railways, the railroads, where they gave the lion's share, entered a very rapid development process, and renewed the entire railroads that have not been touched for 150 years. He noted that they were building their dream High Speed Train lines.
By opening the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars Railway line by opening the country to the 6th in Europe and the 8th in the world as the high speed train operator, connecting the two continents under the sea with Marmaray, one of the world's most important and so-called finger projects. Expressing that they provide uninterrupted railway connection from Asia to Europe, Karaismailoğlu said, “We have given something 'more importance' while investing so much in railways. We ensured the development of the domestic railway industry. In line with this goal, we have made all kinds of legal arrangements that can be made by the state and opened the way for the sector. ” said.
Karaismailoğlu, established high-speed train tracks in KARDEMİR in Karabük, that they have established high-speed train shears in Çankırı, high-speed train sleepers in Sivas, Sakarya, Afyon, Konya and Ankara, and rail fastening materials in Erzincan. Stating that they cooperate with Makine Kimya for the production of wheels, he continued as follows:
“Of course we do not leave these studies here. Our Domestic and National Electric Train Set is the best proof of this. Fast and High Speed Train sets will follow. Within the scope of this project, we have made important contributions to the development of the domestic industry by working with local companies in the procurement of more than 30 components. In the prototype set, the production of which was completed, 60 percent localization rate was realized. In mass production, 80 percent localization rate is targeted. The cost of the prototype set was 20 percent cheaper than similar products to be supplied from abroad. In summary, I would like to proudly state that TCDD has become a strong actor in freight and passenger transportation in the regional and global sense, with the great strength we have received from you and the high amount of investments made. ”
“We can now produce high-speed and high-speed trains ourselves”
Karaismailoğlu stated that the vehicles produced with this project, which belongs to all production and usage rights institutions, can also be used in fast and high-speed train lines. “The 160-kilometer train set project, which was launched after the completion of the design work of this project at a speed of 225 kilometers per hour, will be put down on the tracks in 2021.” said.
The country is no longer able to come to him quickly and produce high-speed train, the next process in Turkey, indicating that the vehicle would need to provide Karaismailoğlu abroad, the finished by saying:
“With these feelings and thoughts, I sincerely congratulate the TÜVASAŞ family, who came to our country by bringing our first Domestic and National Electric Train set to our country, and I wish them continued success. I would like to thank everyone from the bottom to the top level, from the worker to the engineer, to this outstanding project. I would like to thank our President, who has been working uninterruptedly for 18 years, leading us and encouraging us. As the Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure, we are progressing by focusing on our goals and we are taking our country to the future with sure steps. ”