Delay in Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway project

It has been reported that there may be a delay in the construction of the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars (BTK) railway project. Baku-based 'Trend' news agency, in the news it published with reference to Arif Askerov, President of Azerbaijan Railways; making the existing railway suitable for the new project [more…]


Kars-Ahılkelek-Tbilisi-Baku Railway Project

Kars-Ahilkelek-Tbilisi-Baku railway project, which is planned to be completed in 2012, is progressing rapidly. Project History of the Republic of Turkey, Azerbaijan and Turkey, which will provide a direct link with the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars (BTK) railway related projects February 7 2007 [more…]

Intercity Railways

Iron Silk Road on account

The calculations in the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars (BTK) Railway Project, which is also known as the Iron Silk Road, were astonishing. all 76 290 million TL foreseen for Turkey-kilometer section of the project has been spent. However, the percent 30-35 portion of the job was completed. [more…]


Iron Silk Road 2012ye may not catch up.

When the foundation of Turkey was laid in Kars 3 years ago, 2011 percent of the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars Railway Iron Silk Road line, which was stated to be completed in 55, has been completed so far. Georgia's line of the project, in which a team of 200 people works [more…]