Siemens, having the second best offer, is awarded for the HST tender.
Siemens was awarded the tender for 10 new high speed trains.
Turkish railways face the risk of using diesel locos on electrified lines.
The details about local partners of 96-HST-sets-tender also unveiled.
The place of production site of 76 of 96 HSTs is announced.
The spects of high speed train sets are announced.
TCDD’s high speed train tender has finally announced as January 2018.
In reply to increasing demand of electric locos especially in freight, Turkey announced its new loco: E5000.
Liberalization took another important step in Turkey. First Turkish insitution is authorized for certification of rolling stock and assesment of ECMs.
Turkey’s new train operator, TCDD Tasimacilik, is going to invest 586 mn passenger train sets, locos and freight wagons in 2017.