The URAYSİM Project, which continues under the direction of Anadolu University, will make Turkey one of the world's leading centers in the field of rail systems.
Anadolu University, together with the members of the Anatolian Rail Transportation Systems Cluster (ARUS), about the ongoing "National Rail Systems Research and Test Center" (URAYSİM) Project, which will make Turkey one of the world's leading centers in the field of rail systems and is of great importance for Eskişehir. evaluation meeting was held. At the meeting held in line with the request from ARUS, it was given importance to listen to the demands of the institutions and to get their opinions on the future of the project in order to increase the effectiveness of the URAYSİM Project.
What is URAYSIM?
URAYSİM, which is included in the Presidency Investment Program, is the most important project implemented recently in terms of railway transportation in our country. The studies carried out for the realization of the URAYSİM Project, which is aimed to lead the rail system sector with the development of high-tech infrastructure, are being developed under the responsibility of Anadolu University and with the cooperation of Eskişehir Technical University, the Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TÜBİTAK), the Republic of Turkey State Railways (TCDD) and TÜRASAŞ. With the project, Turkey will be in a more competitive position in the international railway industry market as the first country in Europe to have a 400 km long test track where High Speed Train tests can be carried out at 52 kilometers per hour. The project, which will also meet the needs of TÜRASAŞ with the completion of the test units, buildings and roads, will bring many gains such as realization of production with domestic facilities, having an international say, training personnel and researchers in the field of railway transportation.
Power Union in the Industry
The Anatolian Rail Transportation Systems Cluster (ARUS) brings together the leading companies of the rail systems industry and ensures cooperation and cooperation in the industry. ARUS, the first cluster covering the whole of Anatolia, also undertakes the task of producing national brands, aiming at the principle of "Rail systems are our national cause". ARUS is a member of the European Rail Systems Clusters Association, ERCI.