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Highlights from Innotrans 2014


Innotrans 2014, took place for the tenth time at Berlin.

Here are highlights from the World’s greatest railway fair:

Record number of visitors

2758 exhibitors from 55 countries, 138872 trade visitors from more than 100 countries.

Display area was full

145 vehicles including a high speed train set, DMUs, EMUs and trams. Rail vehicles for standard, wide and narrow gauge.

Frecciarossa 1000, AnsaldoBreda ve Bombardier
Frecciarossa 1000, AnsaldoBreda and Bombardier
Turkish companies in top 10

37 companies from Turkey. Turkey was in top 10 countries with largest display areas. 4 rail vehicles displayed which are produced in Turkey.

Trailer wagons on focus

Astra displayed its Sdggmrss type 6ax articulated pocket wagon. Lohr Industrie displayed its recently developed special pocket wagon.

Lohr UIC Vagon, Lohr Industrie
Lohr UIC wagon, Lohr Industrie
Durmazlar unveiled two railcars

Durmazlar unveiled the new version of Silk Worm, the bidirectional tram produced in Turkey and also the new light rail vehicle, Green City, which is 28m long and can go with a speed of 90 km/h and carry 288 passangers.

Powerhaul produced in Turkey

GE Transportation displayed the PowerHaul, 6 axle diesel locomotive produced by Tulomsas, the subsidary of TCDD manufacturing locomotives, under the license of GE.

Istanbul Ulasim at fair

Istanbul Ulasim unveiled the new version of its light rail vehicle with motto “designed and engineered with its operator”.

İstanbul Ulaşım

 New tank wagon of Legios

Legios, the supplier of tank wagons for Tupras, displayed its Zacns type 88 cmb tank wagon.

Tank Vagon, Legios
Tank wagon, Legios
Siemens Vectron

Siemens displayed its new generation locomotive, Vectron, one of which has been on rail in Turkey since last year.

Vectron Lokomotif, Siemens
Vectron loco, Siemens
Konya Tram unveiled

Skoda displayed the low-floor catenary-free Forcity tram, which has been manufactured for Konya, Turkey.

Konya Tramvayı Forcity, Skoda
Konya tram Forcity, Skoda

Cover Photo: Onur Uysal ©

Written by Onur Uysal

Railway consultant. Owner of RT Media & Consultancy. Founder and editor of Rail Turkey.

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