Azərbaycan Dəmir Yolları (ADY – national railway of Azerbaijan) ordered 2014 thirty coaches for three sleeping car trains. Stadler (Switzerland) got the contract and has the first units under construction.
There are a number of railway professionals who accept to share their works in Rail Turkey. Please click to name at the end of article to get more information about the writer.
After 17 years of construction, 550 meters above sea level and 2300 meters below the highest mountain crest, Switzerland will open with 57 km the world longest rail tunnel for trial runs after an investment of USD 12 billion.
With French national railway freight company Fret SNCF in deep financial and structural troubles in mid-2000 they capsized the single freight car traffic over 50 %.
The rail sector and investment plan 2023 makes it an Eldorado for international suppliers and the young local rail industry..
With the economic strength of the Turkish industry and growing market volume a figure of 200 tons a year are feasible..
About 23.5 billion US-Dollars will be invested in infrastructure and rolling stock until the 100 year anniversary of the Republic of Turkey in 2023..
Dr Mike Bent
The second Turkish tram builder is the Istanbul municipal operator, Istanbul Ulasim..
Dr Mike Bent
Durmaray’s Silkworm tram is one of the pioneer efforts to develop a Turkish tram-bulding industry..
Correspondent for a number of European rail transport and technology journals..
by David Haydock
Can GE replace the JT42CWR of EMD with PowerHaul which also started to be produced at Tulomsas, Turkey?