This year, TL 7 bn is allocated for railway investments. There are many railway projects in the investment program, and 5 of them is/will be commissioned this year:
Electrification and signalization of Cumaovasi-Tepekoy railway section was for extending Izmir suburban service (Izban) and had been completed this year in February.
First of new Van ferries is expected to start service in May. By the commission of second ferry, the project is expected to be completed this year.
Signalization of Turkey’s busiest line section (Mersin-Adana-Toprakkale) and electrification and signalization of Tekirdag-Muratli section connecting Europe to Tekirdag-Derince ferry will also be completed this year.