While everybody in Turkey is focused on the upcoming elections, several rail system projects are set to come to fruition in 2023.
2022 has been pointed out for several metro and tram projects.
Important rail projects are expected to be commissioned in 2019.
The tram and metro companies are being forced for change with the “local production” terms in almost all of the recent tenders.
Target date for commission is announced as 1st quarter of 2017 in Kocaeli Tram Project.
Skoda unveiled Konya’s low-floor catenary-free tram at Innotrans 2014..
Izmir will be the first owner of Hyundai Rotem’s catenary-free trams..
There are 12 cities in Turkey which has railway solutions within the city for public transport.