Railway Dictionary (English-Turkish)

Here below are the most common railway terms that you may need and their Turkish translations.

– # –

2-axle wagon: 2 akslı vagon
4-axle wagon: 4 akslı vagon

– A –

Automatic coupling: Otomatik koşum takımı
Axle load: Dingil basıncı

– B –

Ballast: Balast
Banking: Ranfor
Block train, full train: Blok tren
Bogie: Boji
Branch line: İltisak hattı
Break shoe: Sabo
Broad gauge: Geniş hat
Buffer: Tampon

– C –

Cant: Dever
Capacity allocation: Kapasite tahsisi
Catenary: Kataner
Conventional train: Konvansiyonel tren
Conventional wagon: Konvansiyonel vagon
Couchette coach: Kuşetli vagon
Coupler: Koşum takımı
Coupler: Kuplör
CTC – Centralized Traffic Control: TSİ
Curve: Kurp
Curve radius: Kurp yarıçapı

– D –

DAF – delivery at frontier: DAF – sınırda teslim
Dead end track: Kör yol
Dead traction unit: Soğuk lokomotif
DeBo – Designated Body: DeBo – Atanmış Kuruluş
Demurrage cost: Bekleme ücreti
Derail: Deray
Derail: Dray
DMU – diesel multiple unit: DMU – dizel tren seti
Draw hook: Cer kancası

– E –

EMU – electric multiple unit: EMU – elektrikli tren seti
Entity in charge of maintanance: ECM – Demiryolları araçları bakım yetkilisi
ERA – European Railway Agency: ERA – Avrupa Demiryolu Ajansı

– F –

Flat wagon: Platform vagon
FOR – free on rail: FOR – vagon üstü teslim
FOT – free on truck: FOT – kamyon üstü teslim

– G –

Gradient: Eğim
Gross ton: Hamton

– I –

IBC – intermediate bulk container: IBC konteyner
Infrastructure operator: Altyapı işletmecisi
Interlocking: Anklaşman
ISA – independent safety assessor: ISA – bağımsız emniyet kuruluşu

– L –

Level crossing: Hemzemin geçit
Limited speed: Sınırlı seyir
Loading gauge: Gabari
Loading gauge: Yük gabarisi
Long-term contract: Çerçeve anlaşması

– M –

Marshalling: Tren teşkili

– N –

Network access contract: Erişim sözleşmesi
Network statement: Şebeke bildirimi
NoBo – Notified Body: NoBo – Onaylanmış Kuruluş

– P –

Pullman/standard coach: Pulman vagon
P-wagon, private wagon: Sahibine ait vagon

– R –

Railroad car: Vagonet
Railway authority: DDGM – Demiryolları Düzenleme Genel Müdürlüğü
Railway container: Demiryolu konteyneri
Repartition: Repartisyon
Return: Risturn
RIC – International Coach Regulations: RIC
RID – Regulations Concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Rail: RID
Rilns: Rilns
RIV – International Wagon Regulations: RIV
Ro-La: Ro-La
Rotation: Rotasyon

– S –

Safety certificate: Emniyet sertifikası
Safety wagon: Emniyet vagonu
Screw coupling: Vidalı koşum takımı
Siding: Sayding
Single wagon: Münferit vagon
Sleeper: Travers
Sleeper: Yataklı vagon
SMS – safety management system: EYS – Emniyet Yönetim Sistemi
Special transport: İstisnai taşıma
Stanchion: Dikme
Swapbody: Swapbody
Switch: Makas

– T –

Tank container: Tank konteyner
Tank wagon: Sarnıçlı vagon
Temporary parking line: Barınma hattı/yolu
Terminal operator: Lojistik merkez işletmecisi
Timetable: Orer
Train operator: Demiryolu tren işletmecisi
Train path: Tren çizgisi
Trolley: Drezin
TSI – Technical Specifications for Interoperability: TSI – karşılıklı işletilebilirlik teknik şartnamesi

– U –

UTP – Uniform Technical Prescriptions: UTP – tek tip talimatlar

– V –

Validation certificate: Doğrulama sertifikası

– W –

Wagon rent fee: Rödövans
Wagon standstill fee (for foreign wagons): Sejür
Wagon standstill fee (for private wagons): Hat işgal
Wagon standstill fee (for TCDD wagons): Somaj
Wagon technician: Revizör
Wheel flat: Apleti
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