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.
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.
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”.
New tank wagon of Legios
Legios, the supplier of tank wagons for Tupras, displayed its Zacns type 88 cmb tank wagon.
Siemens displayed its new generation locomotive, Vectron, one of which has been on rail in Turkey since last year.
Konya Tram unveiled
Skoda displayed the low-floor catenary-free Forcity tram, which has been manufactured for Konya, Turkey.
Cover Photo: Onur Uysal ©