After opening for container block trains at the beginning of this year, Halkali now gets prepared for the conventional traffic.
Halkalı Terminal may again be closed to rail traffic due to problems in bridges.
Turkish Government had set the deadline for completing all legal steps about liberalization of railway transportation by 21st of June, 2016.
Renewal and signalization of Zonguldak-Karabuk section of Zonguldak-Irmak project opened on Wednesday with a ceremony.
Among the long list of railway investments, there are some projects with almost no considerable fund within this year from the total railway investment budget of TL 7bn.
The first network statement prepared by TCDD is announced to be published by the end of this month.
Halkali, Turkey’s most important export customs, has started to serve only trains. The new address for trucks is now Catalca.
Railway keeps an important space in investments of 2016.
Although railway projects had a fund of TL 7bn this year, many projects will not be able to be commissioned this year. Here are the projects that will progress this year, but not be commissioned.
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: