Republic of Turkey State Railways (TCDD) Ring-Kapıkule Transportation and Infrastructure Ministry for the cutting of Railway Project Saray-Kapıkule (UAB) of the EU Investment Agency IPA (Financial Assistance Fund for Pre-Accession) opens the infrastructure and superstructure as Hibel (including signaling and electrification) switch delivered 523 million 899 thousand 700 Euros of construction contract signed with Salini (Italy) -Kolin partnership and entered into force.
New high-speed train route to Edirne: AK Party Deputy Kırklareli Selahattin Minsolmaz, "Edirne-Kırklareli Airport Project will provide very serious added value to Thrace," he said.
Minsolmaz, the press conference, the government as a successful work, they are working for the fulfillment of the promises, workers, civil servants and retired services for all sectors, they said.
Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications Minister Binali Yildirim, Edirne, Kırklareli Airport Project work continued in the direction that the description of not Minsol noted that greeted enthusiastically in Thrace, as the government is all to Turkey, he said that Thrace also made significant investments.
Minsolmaz emphasized that they closely follow the airport works as Thrace MPs and said: “The studies are continuing effectively. These issues require extensive engineering measurements and long-term studies. Edirne-Kirklareli Airport will provide a very serious airline transportation in this region. This project will provide a very serious added value to Thrace..
Minsolmaz stated that they met with Binali Yıldırım about the High-Speed Train Project and that the tender will be held this year. “High-speed train is interpreted as the improvement of the existing line. There's nothing about it. It's a whole new route, a new engineering project. According to the information given to us, it is a fast train that runs from Luleburgaz to Istanbul in 32 minutes and from Edirne to Istanbul in 60 minutes. This project is really important..
Ring Kapıkule Railway Construction Tender Saline Wins Partnership Package: Republic of Turkey State Railways (TCDD) Ring-Kapıkule Transportation and Infrastructure Ministry for the cutting of Railway Project Saray Kapıkule (UAB) of the EU Investment Agency IPA (Financial Assistance Fund for Pre-Accession) infrastructure caused as Hibel and superstructure (including signaling and electrification) turnkey 523 million 899 thousand 700 Euro Construction contract of Salini (Italy) Kolin Partnership and entered into force.
About Halkalı Kapıkule Railway
extending to the border with Bulgaria güzergâhıyl in Istanbul, Halkalı-Kapıkule Railway Line project is geographically symbolizes the binding Turkey to the EU. the development of the EU and Turkey to each other directly connecting lines for both sides as well as being of strategic importance according to the project's TEN-T corridors EU - Turkey - Asia that will ensure the rail link also has a special significance.
The project consists of 3 parts: Halkalı Ispartakule, Ispartakule Çerkezköy and Çerkezköy-Kapıkule. The construction of the 155 km Çerkezköy-Kapıkule section of the project will be realized with the co-financing of the European Union and our country, and a total of 275 million Euros of EU funds will be used. Other parts of 76 km are equal zamIt will be built immediately by the General Directorate of TCDD with national budget possibilities.
With the completion of the project, a double-line route between Halkalı Kapıkule and a 231 km route, 200 km / h speed, a high speed train line for passenger and freight transportation will be built.
275 Million Euros Grant from the European Union
The load carrying capacity of the Halkalı Kapıkule Railway Line will increase significantly with the construction of the Çerkezköy Kapıkule section. With the completion of the project, which will use a 275 million euro grant from the European Union (EU) for its construction, high standard rail connection with European countries will be attained.