Tulomsas unveiled the shunting diesel electric locomotive, DE 10000.
Tulomsas announced start of batch production of car carriers which completed design, manufacture and certification steps.
China, being the biggest rolling stock manufacturer of the world, now increases its efforts to produce locomotives in Turkey.
The first steps came from producers and maintanance workshops. The number of companies with ECM certificates reached to 9.
Tulomsas became the fifth Turkish company to get “Maintenance Functions Certificate”.
Tulomsas, subsidiary of TCDD mainly for loco production, continues to add new freight wagons to its portfolio.
The test lab of Tulomsas, subsidiary of TCDD manufacturing locos and freight wagons, got international accreditation.
TCDD will invest about TL 600mn for passenger train sets, locos and freight wagons this year.
The new legislation for registration of wagons brought restrictions for importing of wagons for four years.
by David Haydock
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