Hasan PezÃ¼k, Managing Director of TCDD Transportation, while continuing his visit to the workplaces affiliated with the Adana Regional Directorate, reviewed the regional freight and passenger transport activities on site and received information on the works.
Visiting the management of the Loko maintenance shop as part of the tour, PezÃ¼k stressed the importance of all locomotive maintenance shops for effective and efficient operation and said, âIt is of great importance that the locomotives are maintained in accordance with the periods. The slightest negligence in this regard leads to the interruption of all our activities. Our region of Adana is a very important region in terms of freight and passenger transport. I congratulate all my colleagues who attended the workshop. Thanks. âSaid.
Turning to Mersin International Port, PezÃ¼k said, âMersin International Port is connected with Gaziantep, Konya, KahramanmaraÅ, Kayseri, Ankara and other industrial cities and international railway lines. the port of Mersin, one of the important ports in the eastern Mediterranean; In addition to being the import-export gateway for the regions of Central Anatolia, the Mediterranean and the South-East of Anatolia, it is the transit center for the countries of the Middle East. The port is growing in importance in connection with the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway line. While realizing our goal of becoming a logistics base using the advantages of our country’s strategic location, the importance of combined rail + sea, rail + road transport is of great importance. We continue to develop our work on this issue with determination. mentionned.
âWhen the Konya-Karaman-Mersin-Adana high speed rail line is completed, we will be able to travel at 200 kilometers per hour. “
Stating that the Adana region will join regions where high speed train operations are carried out in the future, PezÃ¼k said: âAs our Minister explained; With the upcoming commissioning of the Konya-Karaman railway line, Karaman will be very close to many cities. As part of these fine developments, the works of the Karaman-UlukÄ±Åla section of the 237-kilometer Konya-Karaman-UlukÄ±Åla high-speed train line project and the preparations for the tender for the Aksaray high-speed line -UlukÄ±Åla-Yenice The train line continues. With these projects, the economic, social and cultural structure of Adana and other cities will become more dynamic. When the construction of all sections between Konya-Karaman-Mersin-Adana is completed, we will be able to travel on the line at 200 kilometers per hour. In this sense, the area of ââresponsibility and duty of our region of Adana will expand. ” mentionned.
PezÃ¼k continued investigations with TÄ±rmÄ±l Logistics Directorate, RAYVAG Rail Car Maintenance Company, Ä°SDEMÄ°R Port Visits and Limakport and Ä°SKENDERUM Workplace Visits.
PezÃ¼k stressed that they will establish a system in which staff cannot circumvent the rules in order to raise safety awareness during all workplace visits, and stressed that everyone should take this responsibility.