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… Read more “Baku-Istanbul train review”
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… Read more “The new Swiss Gotthard base tunnel will open June 1st, 2016”
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..