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.
The first steps came from producers and maintanance workshops. The number of companies with ECM certificates reached to 9.
A new real time and efficient solution is coming for rail cracks which may cause big train accidents.
As rolling stock fleets and market grows in Turkey, software companies pay more attention to Turkish market.
The civil offset regulation is applicable on the public purchases with a minimum amount of USD 10mn and refers to the term “Industrial Cooperation Program” (ICP) or in Turkish “Sanayi Isbirligi Programi” instead of the term “offset“.
Transportation Ministry published a circular stating that all metro and tram car tenders must support local production.
Otokar unveiled its cranable frigo semi trailer “Iceliner” in Comvex Istanbul 2016.
19 Mayis University in Samsun succeeded in producing pantograph graphite project.
The tram and metro companies are being forced for change with the “local production” terms in almost all of the recent tenders.
Aselsan’s first metro traction system, developed in cooperation with Ankara Metropolitan Municipality, was unveiled in Eurasia Rail.