59 Corlu

Legal Fight Continues in Train Crash in Çorlu

The families of the victims of the train disaster in Tekirdağ Çorlu, in which 25 of our citizens lost their lives and 340 of our citizens were injured, continue their search for justice. Families reacting to the decision of non-prosecution given by the prosecutor's office about some of those responsible, in front of Çorlu Justice Palace [more…]

Intercity Railways

BTS Chairman Bektaş: Germans Can't Solve TCDD's Problems

There were claims in the German press that the railway system in Turkey would be modernized with the financial and technological support of Germany. According to Hasan Bektaş, Chairman of the United Transport Union, this agreement will accelerate the privatization of railways. Bektaş, “TCDD's [more…]

34 Istanbul

Work accident on the Marmaras moved to Parliament

Work Accident in Marmaray has been moved to Parliament: CHP Istanbul Deputy Barış Yarkadaş has brought the murder of work in Mamaray to the agenda of the Assembly. Kerestecioglu, who made a motion to ask the Minister of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications, Ahmet Arslan to answer, [more…]

34 Istanbul

TCDD response to privatization initiatives

Reaction to privatization initiatives in TCDD: United Transport Union (BTS) Istanbul 1 Branch protested the privatization practices in TCDD. BTS members made a statement at Haydarpaşa Train Station, where there were no train services for a long time, in 2013. [more…]

34 Istanbul

The Humor Magazine for Haydarpaşa Station

Humor Magazine Released for Haydarpaşa Train Station: Homur magazine dedicated its 84th issue to Haydarpaşa Train Station and the struggle for it. The entire content of the magazine consists of drawings and articles on the subject. Humor Humor and [more…]

Intercity Railways

TCDD did not train for Soma rally

TCDD did not give a train for the Soma rally: DİSK Aegean Region Representative Memiş Sarı said that DİSK, KESK, TMMOB and TTB will commemorate 16 miners on Saturday, May 301, to share their families' pains, to support wages and subcontracting. [more…]

34 Istanbul

BTS reacts to Sirkeci Railway Station decision

BTS Sirkeci Station reacted to the transfer decision: United Transport Union of KESK reacted to the transfer decision The Republic of Turkey State Railways (TCDD), the right to use the historical Sirkeci Station within its body, Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality [more…]

34 Istanbul

What is happening at Haydarpaşa Train Station

What's going on at Haydarpaşa Train Station: The restoration of the historical Haydarpaşa Train Station, which has been going on since the day the hotel and the shopping mall burned down, could not start. Cultural Heritage Preservation Board delayed the restoration to the historical structure. [more…]

06 Ankara

Large vulnerability in High Speed ​​Train

Big security vulnerability in High Speed ​​​​Train: It turned out that there is a great risk of life safety in High Speed ​​​​Train. YHTs are lost in the signal system in the main control in blind spots. If another train is sent on that line at that time [more…]

34 Istanbul

Marmaray leak statement from TCDD

Leakage statement from TCDD in Marmaray: When you pass a long corridor to reach the platform in the underground tunnel leading to Marmaray's Sirkeci station, traces of moisture are seen on the afyans. Sirkeci station, the deepest land station of Marmaray, [more…]

34 Istanbul

What will be the historical train stations

What will happen to the historical train stations: In the high-speed train project, Haydarpaşa Train Station will become clear. Finance Minister Mehmet Simsek, signaled that the station will be included in the privatization. Well, Gebze-Söğütlüçeşme and Sirkeci-Halkalı between [more…]