TCDD is working on two new freight terminals in Turkey’s one of the most important industrial region Gebze.
Iran and Azerbaijan signed agreement to complete the Tehran-Nahcivan railway.
The railway project connecting Bahce (Osmaniye) to Nurdag (Gaziantep) which involves the longest railway tunnel of Turkey steps to an important phase: TBM starts to be used.
Some of the expected and frequently asked railway projects will not be able to completed in 2016. Here are them:
In the annual coordination meeting organized by Transportation Ministry and TOBB, Deputy Secretary of Transportation Ministry Talat Aydin presented the status of projects
The 3rd very high speed line of Turkey which is under construction..
The railway project that will connect Bursa to national network both for freight and passenger..
Turkish Railways is at 49th in Global Competitiveness Index..
Electrified lines and electrification works on Turkish conventional rail network..
There are various declarations about the stagnation of Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway project..
The route of Kirikkale-Samsun high speed line is declared by Yuksel Proje, the company awarded for the preliminary analysis of the line.
Turkey is planning to extend its railway connections with 3 new border crossings..
Turkey currently has 7 rail border crossings..
Samsun-Kalin railway will be closed soon due to renewal and signalization works.
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..