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Busworld Turkey is preparing for a successful 6th edition in Istanbul

Industry news  •  8 February 2016  •  Busworld Turkey

Busworld Turkey, one of many successful Busworld exhibitions in the world…

Boosting public transport in Istanbul

Issue 6 2014  •  22 December 2014  •  Kaan Yıldızgöz, Head of Training, UITP

Istanbul is the largest city in Turkey, constituting the country’s economic, cultural, and historical heart. With a population of 13.8 million, Istanbul forms one of the largest urban agglomerations in Europe and has a unique feature as the city spans two continents – Europe and Asia. With ever-increasing population numbers, Istanbul is faced with public transport challenges to meet demand. UITP’s Head of Training Kaan Yıldızgöz provides details of how Istanbul is fighting the problems of capacity…

Škoda Transportation won a 104,7 million euro tender in Turkey

Industry news, News  •  4 March 2013  •  Škoda Transportation

Škoda Transportation won his first direct contract for supply of sixty 100% low-floor trams for the Turkish city of Konya…

South East Europe Rail & Public Transport Development 2013

Events, Past events  •  5 December 2012  •  

5 June 2013, Belgrade

EBRD invests in Turkish municipal transport sector

Industry news, News  •  30 March 2011  •  European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)

The EBRD has joined forces with EIB and the municipality of Bursa – one of Turkey’s major industrial centres – to expand the city’s light railways…

Turkey, Bursa: extension of the light rail system

Issue 1 2011  •  25 February 2011  •  Railtrade GmbH

In a current project in Bursa, Turkey, Railtrade could demonstrate their ability for ‘open design’ solutions with the commissioning of the first three stations for urban public transport.